Romantic Places in Ooty

Famous Romantic Places in Ooty for Newlyweds

Jul 26, 2017 4:09:09 AM

Magical experiences to tick off in Ooty on your next romantic getaway, be it a honeymoon, anniversary, or simply an excuse for a break.

Located in the Nilgiri district of Tamil Nadu, Ooty is a very popular hill station in South India. Almost all South India holiday packages offer Ooty due to its serenity, nippy climate and its famous tea estates. The picturesque landscapes of mountains, forests, grasslands and tea estates make it an ideal spot for romantic couples.


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Some of the Romantic Places in Ooty you must visit :

 

1. Doddabetta Peak

The journey through the fields of rhododendrons to reach the Doddabetta Peak will be a mesmerizing experience. You can climb up the octagonal shaped Telescope tower to get a panoramic view of the Ooty and also grasslands of Mysore and sweeping forests of Bandipur National Park. If you are an adventurous couple then instead of taking a jeep ride to the peak you can trek.

2. Ooty Lake

Sitting on a 2 seater boat and boating on the Ooty Lake surrounded by greeneries of the Nilgiri hills will be a perfect way to start your romantic journey in Ooty. You can also hire a bicycle and ride around the big lake and enjoy the picturesque surroundings.

3. Madumalai

Mudumalai national park is a major attraction among the honeymoon couples especially for the elephant rides through the thick forest. You can visit the elephant feeding camp to interact with the elephants and see how they are fed. In Mudumalai museum, you can see animals who were once found in the wild jungles of Madumalai but now preserved.

4. Hidden Valley

Located in Coonoor, Hidden Valley offers panoramic views of the mountains surrounding it. The surrounding romantic serenity will allow you to spend lovely time with your better half. Since there is no road, you have to trek through the dense forests to go to the valley.

5. Glenmorgan

Glenmorgan is famous for its tea estates and is an ideal picnic spot. One of its main attraction is its 3km long ropeway connecting Singara to Glenmorgan. The place offers picturesque views of the Mudumalai National Park and the Moyar Valley. You can spend invaluable time sitting beside the lake surrounded by Eucalyptus forests.

6. Pykara Falls and Lake

You can enjoy a romantic outing by boating in the clean and scenic Pykara lakes formed by the water of the Pykara River gushing down the hills. Annual summer boat race is held in this lake since 2008.

7. Emerald Dam

Emerald Dam is one of the largest supplier of water to the Kundah Hydro Electric power station. It is an ideal picnic spot due to its lovely temperature and scenic landscapes. It is flanked by aromatic tea estates. The Avalanche and Upper Bhavani Dam are located very close to this dam.

8. Rose Garden

The rose garden located on the slopes of the Elk Hill IN Vijayanagaram of Ooty is the largest in India containing more than 3600 varieties of roses. No other place is more appropriate for a romantic outing than the garden of the symbol of love.


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Ooty can be visited any time of the year. The beautiful hills, aromatic tea estates, magnificent lakes and waterfalls make Ooty makes it an ideal honeymoon destination. To celebrate the newly formed union of love and marriage visit Ooty, the “Queen of the Nilgiris”.

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