Ooty FAQ for Visitors

How far Ooty is from Bangalore ?

Its around 250 kms

What is the best time to visit Ooty ?

The best time is the summer April-May and during the winder December 20 to january 5.

What is the nearest Airport to Ooty ?

Coimbatore Airport, 85kms away from Ooty

Does Ooty have railway station ?

Yes Ooty has a railway station, only train runs between Ooty to Mettupalayam. It is called Nilgiri Mountain railway.

Is it rains all the time in Ooty ?

No it rains only in monsoon season

What are the places to see in Ooty ?

The lake, Botanical garden, Doddabetta, Rose garden, Wax Museum, Mudumalai, Pykara lake, Kalhatty waterfalls, Avalanche and more

What are the popular events in Ooty ?

Ooty Flower Show, MAD Music festival, DOg Show, Horse race and the whole summer festival

Can we hire taxi for sightseeing ?

Yes you can hire taxi or jeep for sightseeing

Does Ooty have wild life sanctuary ?

Yes Mudumalai wild life sanctuary is close to OOty. It is 60kms away from Ooty.

Do they have Jungle Safari in Mudumalai ?

Yes they have elephant and jeep jungle safari in Mudumalai.

Is boating allowed in Ooty Lake ?

Yes it is one of the most popular activity in Ooty

What about accommodation in Ooty ?

Ooty has plenty of hotels, resorts, homestays and cottages to rent