Saturday, 5 April 2014

Ooty Mariamman Temple Festival

Ooty Mariamman Temple Festival is celebrated in the month of April. The mother Goddess, Mariamman is considered to be a form of Kaali, and is also referred to as Mahamaayi or Seethala Gowri.
Mariamman Temple Festival April-May
Temple Timing : Morning 6 AM till 11 AM
Evening 4 PM till 7 PM

Saturday, 29 March 2014

Happy Ugadi 2014


Happy Ugadi 2014 from United-21 Paradise Ooty

Welcome the New Year with complete anticipation, hope and eagerness. Look forward to a bountiful year of prosperity, satisfaction and peace. Have a very happy Ugadi!

Saturday, 15 March 2014

Holi Festival

Holi Greetings From United-21 Paradise, Ooty

Popularly known as the 'Queen of Hill Stations', Ooty is visited by many leisure tourists and honeymooning couples owing to its vast expanses of beautiful natural surroundings. It used to be a summer getaway for the British people during colonial era, as it is located at an altitude of 2,240 metres. It has a pleasant climate throughout the year, making it one of the most sought-after tourist destination in India. There are several tourist spots in Ooty and its surroundings, which can be explored by its visitors.


Most of the festivals celebrated in other parts of the country is also celebrated in Ooty. The Holi festival in Ooty is a special occasion for the locals, as it brings together the stars 'Uthiram' and 'Pournami'. Celebrated as 'Vasanthosavam', Holi is the day of festivities in most of the temples with the perfect mix of dance and music. On this special occasion, United-21 Paradise resort wishes everyone a very happy Holi.

Tuesday, 31 December 2013

New Year Celebration in Ooty

Massive New Year celebrations are observed in Ooty, which welcome New Year with its huge tourist resources and a record number of visitors, arriving here for a memorable vacation in the comfort of the Nilgiris. These blue hills which are silent and serene throughout the year come alive with hustle and bustle of the visitors coming here for a vacation to celebrate New Year on the backdrop of the hills.

Ooty celebrates festivals throughout the year like Makar Pongal, Sivratri, Holi, Ugadi, Buddha Purnima as well as events like Ooty flower festival, tea and tourism festival. Apart from all these New Year celebrations in Ooty are seen to be getting massive support among the locals as well as the visitors coming from distant places. These celebrations unlike the religious festivals mostly are vibrant with lots of partying and merrymaking enjoyed at different places in Ooty.

Some of the visitors enjoy New Year by going on excursions to near by places like Kotagiri and Coonnor, which offer scenic beauty at the backdrop of huge mountains. Other places include Mukkurthi peak and national park, which invites the nature lovers, trekkers and wild life enthusiasts for enjoying a unique experience of the region. Other places of excursions are Nilgiris peaks, Kalhatty waterfalls and Dolphins nose.

Among the places to visit there are many ancient churches lying in and around this magic destination like church of St. Stephens located on the road between Mysore and Ooty in the Nigiris district. These churches celebrate New Year in the most traditional way and are beautifully illuminated on Christmas Eve. The cheering weather of Ooty invites tourists and people from surrounding region to get the most out of New Year celebrations. Hotels and resorts in the city are obviously the best places to join rampant partying amidst bounty of nature.

Hotels of Ooty located at some of the strategic locations offering scenic views of the surrounding prepare hard for the parties to be arranged on Christmas Eve. Party monsters can get a partying on top of the world experience at these hotels and resorts. There is fun for everyone and every age with lots of choice and variety in food and beverages. This is the best time of the year to avail great offers and discounts in Ooty hotels. Celebrations at United-21 paradise in Ooty are attracting large number of tourists to its resort which is beautifully located on the hill slopes.