The Ooty (Nilgiris/Blue Mountain) is the renowned hill station in Tamil Nadu. The 4th highest peak of Western Ghats is present in this district. It is an all-season tourist place and the summer month pulls many tourists from Tamil Nadu alone. It is the finest place to take honeymoon tour, nature tour and wild tour. The Tamil name for Ooty is Udhagamandalam (The land of Rising Sun). A three-day tour is advisable to see all the below mentioned 8 attractions in Ooty. The nearest Airport is Coimbatore. It is accusable from Bangalore (Karnataka) and Kannur from Kerala State.
Romantic Things To Do In Ooty
1. Doddabetta Peak:
The Doddabetta peak is the 4th highest in the Western Ghats. It is the top station to view from the altitude of 2637 meters above the mean sea level. It has a telescope house. The couples can see the cloud touching them in the morning and evening. You can take a bird eye view of the low-lying plateau (Tamil Nadu) from this peak. It is advisable to book tour packages for Ooty with an all-inclusive offer.
2. Ooty Lake:
The Ooty Lake is the best to spend time in boating. You can hire a pedal boat and paddle around this scenic lake. If you wish for some thrills, you can hire a motor boat and go in speed. There are also rowing boats, which will be the best for the newly married couples. You can sit around this lake and enjoy the surrounding beauty of the Nilgiris.
The Mudumalai is a National Park and Wildlife Sanctuary in Ooty. A stay in Theppakadu log house is the best for honeymoon couples in this forest area. You can also enjoy the birds and protected animal species found here and can spend a full day inside this national park. You can see wild elephants, tigers and leopards in this forest.
4. Avalanche Lake:
The Avalanche is a lake area in Ooty. You can do trout fishing on this lake. This place is the best to see the wild orchids. You can camp here and spend your honeymoon with cool wind and silent place. You can do rafting on this lake. It is also the best place to trek around and see the beauty of the Nilgiris.
5. Hidden Valley:
The hidden valley is the best place for couples for camping in the forest area. While trekking on these hills, you can see the low laying Karnataka State in few places from the Hidden Valley hilltops. You can take mountain bike ride and thrill your spouse. You can see scenic villages on this mountain. This place is famous for trekking and enjoying Mother Nature.
6. Pykara Falls and Lake:
The Pykara waterfall is the highest falls (200-ft) in Ooty. You can find many other small falls in this region. The major attraction of this place is waterfalls, Pykara Dam and power project, boating in Pykara Lake and shopping at T R Bazaar. The dam and the lake areas are the best place to trek around for the couples. This is a magnificent dam to view on this mountain.
7. Rose Garden:
The rose garden is full of roses. You can take your spouse and charm her with different varieties of roses. You can find many flowers, which will be new for you to see here. This is a colorful flora garden. You can sit in this park and enjoy those floral beauties. Your eyes will sooth once you visit here. It is the best place to take photos with the floral background.
8. Blue Mountain Rail Travel:
The Blue Mountain Railways comes under the list of UNESCO world heritage sites. You can travel through this hill train from Coimbatore. As you go up, you can feel why Ooty is called the Blue Mountain. The Ooty rail travels in many tunnels and forest areas. You can spend half a day and see the view of Coimbatore diminishing with the fog and clouds as your reach the Udhagamandalam railway station.
The booking of honeymoon packages for Ooty online is the best to get some discounts. The best season to visit Ooty is from December to May. There is budget to luxury hotels in Ooty for tourist accommodation. This place is filled with the tourist in the summer season and during flower show.