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  Ooty, Hill Stations In India   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Ooty also known as Udagamandalam is the "Queen of hill stations" and the capital of Nilgiris district.
Ooty is nestled in the verdant hills of the Niligris.
By Rail: Ooty is on the narrow gauge railway, connected to Mettupalayam (47 km), which is directly connected to Coimbatore and Chennai.
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 Ooty Hillstation, Ooty Tourism, Tour to Ooty, Ooty in India, Ooty Hill Resort, Ooty Travel, Traveling Tamil Nadu
Ooty on the narrow gauge railway is connected to Mettupalayam, which is directly connected to Coimbatore and Chennai on the broad gauge.
Udhagamandalam (Ooty), the capital of Nilgiri district, is popularly known as the "Queen of hill stations" among the tourist circuits.
Ooty is on the narrow gauge railway, connected to Mettupalayam (47 km), which is directly connected to Coimbatore and Chennai.
www.hill-stations-india.com /ooty   (1330 words)

  
 Tamil Nadu - Ooty
Ooty, the queen of the hill stations of South India, is situated in the Nilgiri district.
Ooty on the narrow gauge railway is connected to Mettupalayam which is directly connected to Coimbatore and Chennai.
Masinagudi is 35 kms from Ooty and 18 kms from Coonoor.
www.whereincity.com /india/tamilnadu/ooty.php   (4400 words)

  
 Best honeymoon places in India honeymoon destination Ooty queen of southern hills India
Ooty, one of the best honeymoon places in India, with your life partner to start the journey of your life in the smoky hills and misty forests.
Ooty is a perfect honeymoon destination for you if you prefer the silence of Nature and the songs of creation.
There is something special about Ooty with that lushy vegetation, the funnel-shaped blossoms covering the hills in floral profusion and the lavender-blue flowers spread over the mountains will pack you with memories for a lifetime.
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 Ooty City Tour,Ooty City Tour Tamil Nadu,Ooty Tour Tamil Nadu,Ooty Tour Package,Ooty Tour and Travel
Ooty, the queen of the southern hill station is poplular as Ootacamund or Udhamgamamdalam.The unique landscape was discovered by the British collector in pre independence India and later developed as a summer resort for the South Indian peoples.
Ooty lies at the confluence of the western and the eastern ghats, the colonial rulers or the British gave the name Ooty to the place.
Ooty was brought under the control of the British East India Company with the treaty signed with Tipu Sultan at Srirangapatnam in the year 1799.
www.vacationskerala.com /ooty.html   (759 words)

  
 Ooty Hotel — Nilgiri Hills India :: Sinclairs Hotels
Ooty is one of India's most popular hill resorts, located at 2240 metres above sea level in the Niligiri Hills of southern India.
Ooty abounds with major tourist attractions: rolling meadows; stone walled churches with stained glass windows; acres and acres of tea plantations and an artificial lake-all these a must on every tourist's itinerary.
Ooty offers a breathtaking view of the blue Niligiri hills, the botanical gardens with large banyan trees and an incredible variety of ornamental and exotic plants.
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 OOTY TRAVEL AND HOTEL GUIDE :: Travel made Easy
Ooty, short for Ootacamund (an anglicized name for Udhagamandalam), is a popular hill station in the state of Tamil Nadu in South India.
Ooty is not the destination in itself, as much as it is the focal point of attraction.
The Ooty hunt, which still rides to hounds, in pursuit of jackals, is one of the main offerings of the club.
www.travelmadeeasy.in /ooty.htm   (591 words)

  
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The famous hill station, Ootacamund or Udhagamandalam popularly known as Ooty, is situated at the junction of the three southern Indian states Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Karnataka.
Ooty Lake is an absolutely beautiful place that draws thousands of tourists to the hill station.
Ooty is a heaven on Earth for honeymoon couples and the film industry because of the beautiful view and the peaceful surroundings.
www.humonline.com /node/travel/destinationdetail.aspx?id=12   (292 words)

  
 Udhagamandalam(Ooty) Travel,Ooty India Travel Guide,Travel Info on Ooty in Tamil Nadu
Ooty is a perfect tourist destination that endorses many travel attractions, breathtaking highways, inaccessible mountains, temples all worth exploring.
Ooty is situated at a distance of 105 km from Coimbatore, at an altitude of 7,349 feet above the sea level in the Nilgiris.
Ooty is situated at the meeting point of Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Karnataka, three southern states of India.
www.indiasite.com /tamilnadu/ooty   (1175 words)

  
 Ooty Hotel, Ooty Holiday Packages, Hotels in Ooty India, Travel to Ooty, Honeymoon in Ooty, Tamilnadu Tourism, ...
Ooty’s colonial legacy extends to very nook and corner, and nowhere is it more apparent than in the Ooty club that is beyond compare.
Ooty is characterized by rolling meadows, gardens and lakes vaguely reminiscent of England.
Ooty can be reached by a toy train from Mettupalayam which is connected by main rail and highways from Coimbatore, Bangalore and Mysore.
www.transindiaholidays.com /cities/ooty.asp?name=ooty&id1=27   (370 words)

  
 Ooty Hill Stations, Ooty Hill Travel, Exotic Ootacamund Hills, Ooty Hill Station Tourism - India Travelog
Ooty - The queen of hill stations, unfold its beauty as you explore the breathtaking scenary surrounding the abode.
Popularly known as the Queen of hill station, Ooty is the most famous hill station of south India.
Initially, I thought the Ooty is a serene hill station with less number of tourist destination to boost off, but I was wrong, It had many.
www.indiatravelog.com /hill-stations-in-india/ooty.html   (480 words)

  
 Ooty, Ooty Information, Ooty Tour
Ooty was developed as a hill station by the British in the early part of the 19th century, in the Nilgiris or the Blue Mountains.
Ooty is situated in Nilgiri Mountains near trijunction of Tamil Nadu, Karnataka and Kerala.
Ooty was described as the queen of hill stations by the Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru.
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Ooty, I was to find, had the singular distinction of having a great many places around that were worthy of a visit, or sometimes even a halt.
About 28 kilometres from Ooty, towards the east again, is the 26 square kilometre Kotagiri, incredibly picturesque, amongst the first townships of the British and a great place to visit.
www.indiaprofile.com /destinations/ooty.htm   (2280 words)

  
 City Information - Ooty, Tamil Nadu, India
A peaceful pleasant town with shady avenues, bustling markets and a salubrious climate, it is an ideal stopover en-route to the Nilgiris and Ooty and also to the towns and beaches of Kerala.
The Ooty Lake: The beautiful Ooty Lake is a favourite haunt of tourists.
An interesting little hill train links Ooty and Coonoor to Mettupalayam which is connected in turn on the broad gauge route to Coimbatore and Chennai.
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 Ooty
The nearest airport is at Coimbatore, 89 km from Ooty, with connections to Bangalore.
Ooty nestles in the hollow of four grand hills of the Blue Mountains.
There is a colonial side to Ooty - old British style cottages and bungalows, many with fireplaces and pretty gardens; and stone walled churches with stained-glass windows.
www.journeymart.com /holidays-getaways/India/Ooty/index.asp?ct=28&q=Ooty   (460 words)

  
 HONEYMOON HAVENS > OOTY
Ooty is tranquil enough for a pair of lovebirds to get lost among the other dreamers who are seeking quiet havens and parks.
The nearest airport is at Coimbatore, 89 km from Ooty, with connections to Bangalore (290 km from Ooty), Chennai (535 km) and Mumbai.
Ooty is cold in winter, but beautiful nonetheless if you enjoy the clouds and the mist floating into your face.
www.journeymart.com /DExplorer/AsiaIS/India/india_addon/honeymoon/ooty.asp   (454 words)

  
 Ooty City Guide   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Ooty's colonial legacy extends to very nook & corner, and nowhere is it more apparent than in the Ooty club that is beyond compare.
Ooty or Udagamandalam (the Tamil version of the original name) rightly described as "Queen of Hill Stations" by Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, now sprawls over an area of 36 sq km with a number of tall buildings cluttering its hill slopes.
Ooty has the singular distinction of having many places around that are worthy of a visit, or sometimes even a halt.
www.indnav.com /servlet/Browse?mt=goToName&name=Ooty   (1923 words)

  
 Ooty travel guide - Wikitravel
Ooty, short for Ootacamund (an anglicized name for Udhagamandalam), is a popular hill resort in the state of Tamil Nadu in South India.
The Mysore airport is about 5 odd hours away from Ooty by road (but Mysore airport is currently closed and only expected to open for light aircraft), and lies to the North of Ooty.
Ooty is 284 km from Bangalore by road.
wikitravel.org /en/Ooty   (1136 words)

  
 Destination Udhamandalam (Ooty)
The Todas are the original inhabitants of Ooty, a colourful pastoral tribe.
Kotagiri is 28k from Ooty and 20km from Coonoor.
Mudumalai Wildlife Sanctuary (67km from Ooty): The most prominent of the wildlife sanctuaries in the state, as well as one of the most important in the southern region, thickly forested Mudumalai is continuation of the Bandipur National Park in Karnataka and the Wyanad Sanctuary in Kerala.
www.indtravel.com /ooty/ooty1.html   (1354 words)

  
 Tamil Nadu Tourism - Ooty Hill Station, Ooty Tourism
But the credit for modernising Ooty and making it accessible goes to the British who constructed the first railway line in the area and made it the summer capital of the Madras Presidency.
Settlement in Ooty began in 1822 with the construction of the Stone House by John Sullivan, the then Collector of Coimbatore.
Among the viewpoints around Ooty are Elk Hill, Green Valley View and Snowden Peak but the most prominent is the Dodabetta Peak which is the highest point in the district at a height of 2623m.
www.southernrailway.org /Tour_info/ootyinfo.asp   (680 words)

  
 Ooty Radio Telescope   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
The large radio telescope near Ootacamund (Ooty) was set up by TIFR radio astronomers, in the picturesque Nilgiri Hills of South India in 1970.
Designed and built in India, the Ooty Radio Telescope (ORT) is an off-axis parabolic cylinder 530 m long and 30 m wide operating at a nominal frequency of 326.5 MHz with a maximum bandwidth of 15 MHz at the front-end.
The reflecting surface of the telescope is made of 1100 thin stainless-steel wires running parallel to each other for the entire length of the cylinder and supported on 24 steerable parabolic frames.
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 History of Ooty
67 Km from Ooty enroute to Mysore, this Sanctuary lies at an elevation of 1140 mts.
Ooty, the soul healing escapade: One of the favourite summer retreats of people in South India, Ooty or Udhagamandalam is nestled in the brilliant green hills of the Nilgiris.
Founded by the British in the early part of the 19th century, Ooty is home to many Britons who have fallen in love with this hill station where they discovered a little bit of England.
www.twilightbridge.com /escapade/ooty   (1043 words)

  
 Tourism in India-Hill Resorts-Ootacamund
Ooty, as it is popularly known, spreads over 36 square miles, and the temperature ranges from 25 degree celsius in summers, to near freezing in winters.
Ooty is spread on a number of hills.
Ooty has taxis, three wheeler scooter rickshaws, local buses, and during the season, guided tours to take you around the city.
members.tripod.com /surkumar/ooty.htm   (795 words)

  
 Ooty, Places to see in Ooty, Places to visit in Ooty, Tourist attractions in Ooty, Weekend trips from Ooty Excursions, ...
The Botanical Garden of Ooty was established in 1848.
Situated at about 10 km from the Ooty town, it is one of the most prominent view points around Ooty.
While in Ooty one should not miss a visit to Mukurthi, which situated at a distance of 36 km from Ooty.
www.touristplacesinindia.com /ooty/tourist-attractions.html   (1142 words)

  
 Ooty - World Travel Guide   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
It was founded in the 19th century by the British, and served as the summer headquarters of the Madras Presidency.
The Mysore airport is about 5 odd hours away from Ooty by road, and lies to the North of Ooty.
A through ticket from Madras to Ooty will ensure a place in the smaller train, although many prefer the faster route of taking a cab or a bus from Mettupalayam.
www.world-travel-guide.net /index.php?title=Ooty   (925 words)

  
 Tamil Nadu Tourism - Places > cities > Ooty
Called the Queen of Hill Stations picturesque, green Udhagamandalam better known, as Ooty is the most popular hill station in the South.
Located in the Western ghats at a height of 2240m, Udhagamandalam is the headquarters of the Nilgiris district where the two ghats ranges meet.
Ooty with smaller hill stations of Coonoor - 19 kms and Kothagiri 31 kms from Ooty are the other hill stations of this district.
www.tamilnadutourism.org /places/citiestowns/Ooty.aspx   (277 words)

  
 Ooty through Mysore
Ooty was where I fell head over heels in love with the people, and started to have really meaningful connections.
Ooty is very temperate, and it felt a lot like being home in the NW, except for the dry climate and Eucalyptus trees everywhere.
Felix, her son, took me all around Ooty the next day, and then sent me off in the evening on a bus headed towards Masinagudi, which is right outside of Madumalai National Park.
www.travelblog.org /Asia/India/Karnataka/Mysore/blog-40514.html   (2128 words)

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