Doddabetta, the highest peak in Ooty

Doddabetta is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Ooty. People come here to enjoy the great views of the Nilgiri Mountain. It is the highest peak in Ooty. The surrounding areas are covered with beautiful garden for people to relax and enjoy. The place is 9 kms from the Ooty town. The roads to the peak is not good and either sides of the roads are thick forest. People need to travel in safe vehicles to reach the place. Recent tiger scare in this area is the pefect example about the areas near doddabetta.

The peak is measured 2,600 metres height. Another thing people interested in seeing here is the observatory. This observatory has two telescopes to enjoy the views of the surrounding areas. This whole place is operated and maintained by the Tamilnadu tourism development corporation. In season time average visitors per day crosses 3000. If you are visiting Ooty then doddabetta is one of the must see spots.

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