The Karnataka government is geared up to inaugurate its newly created open public garden, at its land at Fern Hill, Ooty . This garden is being developed over 34 acres of land at an expense of Rs 10 crore. Flower beds, Italian garden, Rose Garden, Water bodies, Tea garden are the main highlights of this garden. One more attraction for the tourists. Enjoy !
Ooty season is officially over and now we are entering in to the Ooty Monsoon, which is another nice time of the year in Ooty. The highlight of the Ooty Summer season 2017 is the popular Ooty flower show and this year it was 121st edition of the event. This 3 day event attracted thousands of visitors over 3 days from all parts of India. Some of you have missed and we put up few photos for those who missed the event. So enjoy !
Located in Ooty-Mysore road. This chocolate museum is one of a kind in the Country and new attraction in Ooty. The museum exhibits the chocolate making history and its process to the visitors. Variety of chocolates are on show and also for sale.There is a small entry fee Rs 20/- to enter the museum.
Ooty chocolate museum location map :
It is one of the not well known spots in Ooty. Honeymoon boat house in Ooty is located in the west side of the main boat house.This boat house is opened in the year 2004 to attract even more honeymoon couples and boost honeymoon tourism in Ooty. The place is very attractive and best for honeymoon couples to take romantic boat ride. The most important location is the pathway near the boat house, the view from pathway is scenic and beautiful.
Recently concluded Ooty Lit Fest (Ooty Literary Festival) is a huge success. The festival is the first lit fest held in Ooty and first one of its kind. Its a two day event (September 16 and 17) held in Ooty district library building. Around 25 writers and speakers from throughout India and foreign countries participated in the event.The event (OLF) was well enjoyed by the crowd and its a grand success.
For more info visit : www.ootylitfest.com
58th annual fruit show which began on saturday 21st of May is a huge success. As usual the show was held in Coonoor Sims park. Thousands of visitors turned up to see the fruit show.
Some of the main attractions of the fruit show:
Exhibitors from about 10 districts participated in the show
Pineapple and orange made lighthouse is the major attraction
15 feet Boat made of grapes is a real treat
Kannagi Statue made with variety of fruits is must see
Dragons and buffalo made from fruits
Overall the fruit show is a huge success and visual treat for the visitors.
People coming to Ooty prefer to stay in cottages for their flexibility and freedom. Cooking their own food is one of the freedom visitors enjoy by staying in cottages. Especially people with toddlers and folks follow very strong religious rules always prefer to cook by themselves. we have some good cottages providing kitchen facilities to visitors. Along with kitchen we also provide vessels and gas.But this extra facilities will be charged per day. We can also arrange cook to cook your food for you to enjoy your holiday.
Here is list of cottages with kitchen in Ooty