Ooty - Queen of hill stations
Udhagai / Udhagamandalam / Ootacamund / ஊட்டி / ऊटी
Mukurthi National Park
Ooty and Coonoor Accomodations
Kotagiri - Ooty, Tamil Nadu
It is 31 Km from Udhagamandalam. The climate is very salubrious which is 6503 feet above sea level. Kotagiri is shielded by the Dodabetta ranges which receives much of its rain from north west monsoon. One can enjoy a pleasure ride on road flanked by green tea beds on either side. Coonoor It is located in an area of 13.2 Sq on the way from Coimbatore to Udhagamandalam. It is second largest hill station in the Nilgiris. It stands on a lower ridge of the plateau at an altitude of 1858 mtrs. ( 6100 ft.) Population is 48003.
East of Ooty, is a little village of Kotagiri, which is about 28 Km from the popular hill station. Kotagiri is the oldest one of the three hill stations in the Nilgiris. It is not as popular as the other two, Ooty and Coonoor, yet it is said that it probably has the most pleasant weather among the three of them. It is a beautiful hill resort that has wonderful tea estates and is definitely worth a visit.
Kotagiri is the oldest and the third largest hill stations in the Nilgiris. Looming over and above all the surrounding hills in the North-eastern escaKotagiri Hill Station, travel Kotagirirpments, its climate is claimed to be one of the best in the World.
Kotagiri literally means the lines of the house of the Kotas. Kotagiri is quietly tucked away in the Nilgiris and used to be the summer resort of the British. Till date the beauty of hill resort of Kotagiri attracts tourists and the sun scorched souls from far and wide. Unlike Ooty and Coonoor, Kotagiri is situated in an 'open-terrace' massif. At an elevation of 1985 m. the town has developed around numerous knolls and valleys. The Kotagiri weather is more bracing than that of Coonoor and balmier than that of Ooty.
This charming little village is perhaps the oldest among the Nilgiris hill resorts, as the British started building activities here in 1819. Kotagiri is shielded by the Dodabetta ranges which receives much of its rain from north west monsoon. It is surrounded by verdant plantations and few Kota settlements.
Kotagiri LocationThe hill resort of Kotagiri is located in the famous Nilgiri Hills. Kotagiri is just 16 Km away from Ooty.
Kotagiri WeatherKotagiri experiences pleasant and comfortable weather all through the year. Thus you may plan your trip to Kotagiri any time of the year
Kotagiri Travel InformationBy Air The airport at Coimbatore is the nearest to Kotagiri at a distance of over 100 Km. Road and Rail Kotagiri is well linked with the other important places in Tamil Nadu through road transport. There are regular buses to Ooty, Mettupalayam and Coonoor
Kotagiri AccommodationAccommodation is easily available in Kotagiri. There are several tourist lodges, guesthouses, hotels,
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