Monthly Archives: July 2016

Tea and Tourism festival, Ooty

Tea and Tourism festival in Ooty is organised by Tamil Nadu Tourism Department and Ministry of Tourism. The festival includes events like traditional and folk performances, drama, music and tea making competition.

Ooty Tea Estate

This festival is held every year in the month of february to promote tea and tourism in Ooty. Associations and organisations like Tea Board, the Tamil Nadu Tea Plantation Corporation, INDCOSERVE , the United Planters Association of Southern India (UPASI) and the Small Tea Growers Association were the main supporters of the event.Trips to Runneymede (coonoor) through nilgiris mountain railway is main attraction of the event.

Nilgiri Vintage and Classic Cars Rally, Ooty

Nilgiri Vintage and Classic Cars Association (NVCCA) is organizing Vintage and Classic Cars Rally every year at Ooty. The rally is a 10 km ride across the important sites in Ooty. Recently concluded event was a grand success and more than 50 vintage cars participated. Along with vintage cars some vintage motor cycles also participated.

Vintage Car

Some of the vintage cars participated :

  • Baby Austin
  • Austin J40
  • Bellila Fiat-1933
  • 1928 Austin