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Nilgiri Hills

In the State of Tamil Nadu there are many places to visit. Nilgiri Hills are one of them. This place is famous for Scenic and Hill station. The altitude of this place is 2637 mt.  Tamil and English languages are used in this place. Nilgiri Hills are most attractive destination of Tamil Nadu. It is blessed with rich flora and fauna. Different species of Flora and Fauna's are found in this place. Over 2700 species of flowering plants, 160 species of ferns, numerous types of flowerless plants, algae, fungi, mosses and land lichens are found in the Nilgiri. There are many places in and near the Nilgiri Hills. The Weather in Nilgiri is Tropical type i.e. Hot in summers, moderately cool in winters. The Nilgiri Hills are part of the Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve. Nilgiris derives its charm from its natural setting. Nilgiri is the best tourist spot and best place of Nature Lover.  There are many attractions of Nilgiri Hills. Most famous and important attractions are :

  • Magnificent hills
  • Fantastic valleys
  • Brilliant waterfalls

Nilgiri Hills are also known as Blue Mountains in India.

Places to Visit in  Nilgiri Hills

  • Doddabetta Peak
  • Pykara Lake and Waterfalls
  • Avalanche lake
  • Ooty Botanicial Garden
  • Kalhatti Falls
  • Hidden Valley
  • Tiger Hills
  • Nilgiri Mountain Railway
  • Bison valley
  • Mayor River near Masinagudi
  • Elk Falls
  • Mudumalai Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Catherine Falls
  • Mukurthi Peak
  • Dolphin's Nose Viewpoint

Best Time to Visit

The best time to visit in Nilgiri Hills in winters from October to March. 


In Summer : The temperature in summer is 20 degree Celsius to 35 degree Celsius. 

In winter :  The temperature in winter is 11 degree Celsius to 25 degree Celsius. 

How to Reach

By Air : Coimbatore International Airport is the nearest airport. The distance of this airport is 105 km from Ooty.

By Rail :  Ooty Railway Station is the nearest railway station.

By Road : Ooty is well-connected to all major cities.