Experiencing Ooty like never before...
1. Discover Ooty's colonial charm at the YWCA Guest House
This colonial era resort in Ooty is one of the busiest guest houses in the city. You would never guess that this domestic house was one of the best breweries in the city ever! This is a place that you will have to see for its European aura that still exists in the building today. Try the delicious spread of continental and south-Indian breakfasts, equally ready for the upcoming hill trek and leisurely stroll. Discover Ooty's colonial charm at the YWCA Guest House
2. Take a guided e-bike trip to the 150-year-old church
Would you have guessed that Ooty not only appeared in a Hollywood film, but also that this appearance was shot in a historic church? This is true! St. Thomas Church in Ooty is over 150 years old, and was featured in the film A Passage to India. You will see why when you visit the church grounds and cemeteries. Its rich heritage fills you with wonder. You will enjoy the spiritual energy of the church even more with an amazing view of Ooty Lake down the hill. This is a place that is on every must see list. St. Thomas Church in Ooty
3. Visit a traditional Ooty Eucalyptus oil distillery
While Ooty is the perfect place to relax, do you also know that it is responsible for the many treatments that bring you comfort every day? Ever since Eucalyptus plants were brought here from Australia, the oil here has been distilled by many giant Eucalyptus trees that you will see lining the streets. One of the interesting things to do in Ooty is to go to the Eucalyptus oil distillery to see the traditional way of extracting the oil and how it is made in cough drops or home remedies. Eucalyptus oil Ooty
4. Visit the Nilgiri Tea Gardens
If you are a tea lover like us, you cannot miss visiting the tea gardens and factories of Ooty. Tea fans will fall in love with the local specialty Nilgiri tea and its unique taste. Rolling Green Tea Estates are a great place to visit. A trip here is worth adding to your itinerary to try many different flavors of tea in a picturesque setting. Tea plantation tour Ooty
5. Explore Ooty's Bollywood connection at iconic shoot sites
Ooty is a favorite place for film buffs to visit for their Bollywood connections, and you can take yourself to a movie at its scenic shooting locations. First on our list is the famous Cedar Forest in Ooty, a romantic place where many of Bollywood's iconic films have been shot. And any Mritunjay Shah Rukh Khan fan will surely recognize the distinctive 'Toy Train' where the iconic Chaiya Chaiya song was shot. Make your own film against the stunning valley scene. Of all the incredible things to do in Eucalyptus, this is our favorite. Toy train
6. Know about the rich heritage sites of Ooty
Along with its natural beauty, Ooty also has a rich historical heritage. Parts of Ooty come under the Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve, which is home to some of the state's earliest tribal populations. On our ebike tour, you can visit the settlements of historic Toda people, and learn about their homes and places of worship. This is the most enriching experience of your journey. Natural beauty, Ooty also has a rich historical heritage.
7. Try delicious local Tamil food in Ooty
No trip to Tamil Nadu would be complete without trying the local cuisine of the region. Visit Nahar Restaurant, famous for the local specialties of avial, puttu and prawns Kuzhambu. And for a mild evening atmosphere, the Garden Cafe has a mouth-watering multi-cuisine menu to enhance its taste. The search for Ooty cuisine is sure to add flavor to your journey in every way! Try delicious local Tamil food in Ooty These are many wonderful things to do on your Ooty holiday. Whether you want to click the perfect panorama selfie from a single mountaineering point or view the region-friendly wildlife, Blue Mountain's top-rated BLive e-bike trip is perfect for all to experience in places located in Ooty.