Showing posts with label Ooty Flower Show. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Ooty Flower Show. Show all posts

Thursday, 28 February 2013

Rose Garden Attraction of Ooty Tourism

Covering a vast area of about 10 acres, the Rose Garden in Ooty is a visual delight for many tourists visiting the region. Many people become fascinated just by looking at the Ooty Rose Garden pictures on the internet. There are more than 20,000 different varieties of roses in this garden maintained by the horticulture department of Tamil Nadu state. People visiting this site would be amazed on witnessing some unusual colours of roses such as green and black. The greatest honour was bestowed upon this garden by World Federation of Rose Societies when it recognized it as the 'Garden of Excellence' in 2006.

Rose Garden in Ooty

This rose garden was established at Vijayanagarm in the town of Ooty, in order to commemorate the centenary of Government Botanical Gardens’ flower show. The Rose Garden Ooty offers for its tourists, has its own unique place in the region’s tourism. It is situated at an altitude of 2200 metres and its tropical mountain climate offers an ideal environment for the growth of roses. Longer flowering season in this garden is a result of lesser variation in temperatures and uniform distribution of rainfall. An observation platform has also been provided for helping tourists observe the entire rose garden with greater ease.

Ooty Flower Show

 Many tourists arrive in Ooty every year for spending some quality time away from their busy schedules and enjoying endless views of lush green landscapes. Places covered under Ooty tourism are among the most fabulous ones that travellers would have ever visited. But, while enjoying a great vacation in this region, a comfortable accommodation always becomes a priority for them. A wonderful hill resort located in Nilgiri Hills called United-21 Paradise, offers excellent cottages for tourists that are well-equipped with modern facilities. Guests can choose between three different types of cottages in Ooty that are priced according to the amount of space and facilities offered in them. United-21 Paradise also has a multi-cuisine restaurant which serves a variety of dishes ranging from North Indian, South Indian, Continental and Chinese. Tourists staying in this hill resort can also have greater convenience in visiting most of the attractions in Ooty.

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.