Ooty- The Queen of Hill Stations, Best Places to visit in Ooty and Best things to do in Ooty

Toy Train

The Ooty Toy Train, also known as Nilgiri Mountain Railway, runs 46 km through the scenic Nilgiri Mountains, offering picturesque views.

Ooty Botanical Garden

The Ooty Botanical Gardens, spread over 55 acres in Udhagamandalam, house a diverse collection of plants, ferns, and shrubs, showcasing the region's flora.

Doddabetta Peak in Ooty

Doddabetta Peak, the highest mountain in the Nilgiris at 2,637 meters, offers panoramic views, located 9 km from Ooty, Tamil Nadu.

Dolphin’s Nose

Dolphin's Nose is a unique viewpoint in Coonoor, near Ooty, offering panoramic views at 1,500 meters above sea level.

Kalhatti Fall

Kalhatti Waterfalls, 15 kilometers from Ooty, offers a scenic view, accessible via a trek from Kalahatti village, a popular tourist attraction.


Kotagiri is the second largest hill station after Ooty. It is an ideal location for trekking expeditions, and has schools as a major contributor to the local economy.