Showing posts with label Ooty Botanical Garden. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Ooty Botanical Garden. Show all posts

Tuesday, 16 December 2014

Ooty is one of the most romantic places in India

Located in the Nilgiris district of the South Indian state, Tamil Nadu, Ooty is a well-known hill station visited by many leisure tourists and honeymooners every year. It has an altitude of 2,240 metres, and offers some of the most picturesque natural surroundings for its visitors. During the colonial era, it served as a popular summer resort and weekend getaway for the British officers. 

Honymoon Packages in Ooty

Summers arrive in Ooty during the month of March and stay till May, but the temperatures never rise beyond the level of 25-Degree Celsius. Ooty experiences winters from the month of October to February, with January as its coldest month. The mild showers during this season makes the atmosphere highly pleasant and romantic. Monsoons begin in the month of May and last till September. Climate in Ooty around this time of the year is cool and windy, resulting in a drop in daytime temperatures. Generally, the weather of this hill station remains pleasant throughout the year.

Tourists visiting Ooty would have many things to indulge in during their vacation. A comfortable stay in any of the resorts in Ooty would make it truly convenient for them to enjoy the beautiful views of this hill station, and to visit its famous tourist attractions.

Friday, 7 December 2012

Ooty Gardens

Ooty Garden Tourist attraction

Ooty is located in a tropical region, but its climate is in sharp contrast to all the other regions of South India. It has an extremely pleasant climate which supports the growth of natural vegetation in this region. Most of them can be found in Ooty gardens that attract several tourists. These gardens not only have numerous species of plants, but also make for excellent picnic spots. Vast areas of plants with flowers in full bloom set against the backdrop of green natural surroundings offer fantastic views for visitors. One of these gardens is Thread Garden, which has been aesthetically created by weaving plants and flowers using threads.

Botanical Garden Ooty

Botanical Garden Ooty

A garden that brings back memories of many Indian film songs is also situated in Ooty. It is known as Ooty Botanical Garden and has a famous fossilized tree that dates back about 20 million years. Many exotic plants can be found in this garden which offers a pleasant sight for its visitors. Green surroundings and a very good climate are important features of this place, ideal for a tourist to unwind after long walks. A 'Summer Festival' is held every year in this garden which also features a 'Flower Show'. This festival is an added attraction for all tourists visiting Ooty. Various types of plants, shrubs and trees in this garden come from different parts of the world. It houses an Italian Floral Garden which is also a beautiful place for visitors to relax and enjoy nature at its best. They would also come across a place where shawls embroidered by Toda tribes of Nilgiris can be purchased.  Pride of summer festivals in Ooty, the exclusive flower show will be held in the month of May every year, at the Botanical gardens. 

Rose Garden OOty

Rose Garden Ooty

 There is one particular garden in Ooty where couples on a honeymoon trip would like to be in. It is known as Rose Garden and it covers a vast area that is filled with beautiful roses. There are over 20,000 varieties of roses in this garden which can bring out the romance in couples visiting this region. Located at a high altitude, environment in this particular region is very pleasant and makes the whole experience of viewing beautiful roses a memorable one for all visitors.