Ooty – Queen Of Nilgiris
Ooty was once the summer headquarters for trade for the East India Company. It is a serene hill station spot that you can visit through a Mysore to Ooty Meru taxi service. Known as the Queen of Nilgiris, Ooty is one of the most sought after getaway destination with a vibrant culture and heritage. There is a dynamic blend of colonial and contemporary architecture that adds to the rejuvenating trip to the city.The town is connected by the Nilgiri ghat roads and Nilgiri Mountain Railway. Its natural environment attracts tourists and it is a popular summer destination. You might also like to visit the Ooty tea factory. Spread over an area of nearly one acre of land, the Ooty Tea Factory is situated amid the blue hills of Nilgiris, it is a must visit place for nature lovers, photographers and tea lovers. Tourists get to learn about the origin of different kinds of tea leaves all across the globe and history associated with tea in India. Make sure to include Ooty on your itinerary if you are planning a trip with your partner as it is one of the most well known romantic destinations in the country.
Nilgiri Mountain Range – Mighty Sierra
One of the most popular places to visit in Ooty, the serene and lush green Nilgiris are the lungs of the region. If you are a nature lover with a quest for adventure, Nilgiris plays host to a number of adventure activities and nature walks. Nilgiri Mountain Railways are functional that tour around the range, giving you a wholesome essence of nature.Ticket booking is similar to conventional trains and can be done via the Indian Railway website. It is advisable to book tickets well in advance, especially during peak season. A Meru Ooty taxi service will be ready to take you to the Nilgiris safely and comfortably.
Pykara Lake – Tranquil Waters
The Pykara Lake in Ooty has natural scenic beauty that further extends to waterfalls.Situated amidst a lush green shola forest, Pykara Lake is formed as a result of the dam and power plant constructed on the river. A few hundred meters north of the lake, the river tumbles down the rocks to form the famed Pykara Falls. The boathouse by the lake offers joyous boating services to enjoy the beautiful environment that surrounds it. The place is famous for having sole travellers, couples, friends, and families visiting. Hop in an outstation taxi service to experience echoing tranquillity of the forest dotted lake.