Adams Fountain Ooty
Adams fountain is one of the popular landmark in Ooty. It is a beautiful fountain erected in charing cross towards mettupalayam - coonoor road. This fountain decorated with lights and work full swing during the night times. Recently goverment beautified the fountain to make it more attractive to the visitors.
This Adams fountain was built in the year 1886 in the memory of a governor ruled Ooty. Fountain was built using public funds. It took roughly Rs 13,000 to built the whole fountain during that time. Actually the plan was to built the fountain in front of collector's office but because of space it was later moved to the present location.
The present location of the fountain is more attractive in front of the charing cross. People enjoy shopping here and watch the fountain in the night. Fountain area is the one of the popular location in Ooty. There are some good accommodation options near the fountain to stay.