Explore Beauty of Nature with Coonoor Holiday Packages
Positioned at an altitude of 1800 feet, Coonoor is a beautiful hill station amidst the Nilgiri
Hills. It is extremely famous for the production of Nilgiri tea. It is characterized by tea
bushes, lush green meadows, and abundance of wonderful flowers like Sunflowers,
Marigolds and Rhododendrons. People book Coonoor holiday packages to have a
relaxing vacation while enjoying the panoramic view of the lush green Nilgiri hills,
replete with deep ravines, stunning valleys and impressive waterfalls.
Tourist Attractions in & around Chidambaram
Mainly known for its scenic natural beauty, Coonoor features deep ravines, beautiful
valleys and imposing waterfalls. To get detailed information on the tourist places to visit
in Coonoor, go through the following content.
It is a famous landmark at Coonoor that is basically a botanical garden. Spread over an
area of 12 hectares, the park has a collection of more than 1,000 species of plants. The
park was urbanized partially in the Japanese style.
The Pasteur Institute:
The Pasteur institute is also an important attraction at the town, which specializes in the
research of vaccines for rabies and polio. Visitors are allowed visit the institute only on
Saturdays. However, if anyone wants to visit this on other days, he needs to take prior
permission of its director.
The place features a series of waterfalls that you can enjoy during Coonoor travel.
These waterfalls are St. Catherine's Falls, Law's Falls and Kateri Falls. Gushing over
cliffs and canyons, these waterfalls create awesome views.
Things to Do in Coonoor
Your Coonoor tour brings wonderful fun opportunities for you. Tourists can indulge
themselves in a lot of things when they are in Coonoor. Along with visiting several
tourist attractions, people can also enjoy various exciting activities in Coonoor. Some
activities to be enjoyed in Coonoor are golfing, nature's walks and trekking. These all
together make your Coonoor trip really memorable.
Best Time to Visit Coonoor
The weather of Coonoor is always pleasant and delightful. It experiences a wonderful
climate all through the year. The place witnesses three seasons, including winter,
summer and monsoon. Summer months (March to June) are warm in Coonoor and the
temperature goes up to 36°C yet the atmosphere is pleasant. Monsoon months (July to
September) receive the average rainfall but make the ambiance humid. Winter months
are cool and temperature remains between 10°C and 20°C and this is the ideal time for
How to Reach Coonoor
The small yet scenic destination of Coonoor in Tamil Nadu is located in Nilgiris district
and it is well-connected by various places of the state. It is easily accessible by all the
modes of transport, including airways, railways and roadways. This makes traveling
to/ reaching Coonoor an easy and convenient. Yet, if you are booking Coonoor tour
packages then get complete information about how to reach here.
Coimbatore Airport is the nearest airport from Coonoor at a distance of about 71 km
away. The airport is well-connected to all the major destinations of India and various
destinations of world. On arriving at the airport, you can take taxis from here to reach
Coonoor Railway Station falls on the Mettupalayam - Ooty rail route and connects the
city with other parts of the state. The station is also connected by toy train line and is
also served by Nilgiri Mountain Railways.
An excellent network of roads connects Coonoor with other cities and towns of Tamil
Nadu. Regular bus service from Ooty, Coimbatore, and Kotagiri is available. You can
also reach there either from Bangalore through Ooty or from Coimbatore through