Palaces in Ooty

Ooty is not only a place of things green and beautiful flowers. But also a point of tourist with extraordinary architectural heights. The various rulers of Tamilnadu built many palaces which were used by them as resources for summer. Mostly the buildings seen here were built by kings of Mysore, from Chennai in jothpur and Hydrebad. Out of the many palaces Arronmore place of the province of Jothpur was sold to the government of Madras after independence.

The name of this place is changed while Thamizhagam and are used as the home government.

The king of Jodhpur built another palace called as Awnandale. Still remain and it is in a good condition.

The previous Maharaj of Mysore, built a beautiful palace in a style called Swiss chalet in the palace of fernhill the year 1842. This palace is now converted to a hotel fine print of the star that the tourists. Also the palace of Baroda and the house lot of elk are some examples to the sculptural beauty udagamandalam.


Ooty Tours

Ooty is the capital town of the district of nilgiri. I would say that the climate in ooty is pleasant and is a great place for leisure tours. There are many places you can tour, such as the Botanical Gardens, Lamb's rock and Dodabetta Peak, Ooty Lake, Kodanadu's View Point, and also weekend trips like: Madumalai Wildlife Sanctuary, Kotagiri, Kalhatty Waterfalls, Dolphin's Nose, Avalanche, Coonnoor, on tours to Ooty India.

Some of the tourist attractions of Ooty are Ooty Lake which was was built for providing an irrigation tank to the people of this region, Botanical Garden situated on the lower slopes of the Dodabetta peak and Kalhatty Falls which is located about 113 kilometers away from ooty.

Ooty is on the narrow gauge railway, connected to Mettupalayam (47 km), which is directly connected to Coimbatore and Chennai. The famous toy train connects Ooty with Mettupalayam and Coonoor. A good network of roads and national highways connect Ooty with all major towns and cities. There are regular bus services to and from Coimbatore, Trichy, Bangalore, Madurai, Kanyakumari, Mysore, Palghat, Calicut, Tirupati and other important destinations in South India. Ooty is also well connected with major cities of Kerala and Karnataka. Coimbatore, 105 km from Ooty, is the nearest airport.

You can opt for an ooty tour to enjoy this beautiful destination of charming hills and pleasant climate. I think it is during summer vacation most people are visiting this place. Ooty is also a honeymooners paradise in south India.

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