February 15, 2018

Ooty is a premium education hub

Taking advantage of the cool climate, many premium educational institutions is located here which provide some of the best educational facilities in India. Just considering the […]
February 15, 2018

One of the most filmed location in India

The natural beauty of this hill station is any photographers delight. Ooty has featured in a staggering 250+ movies from Bollywood, Hollywood and regional languages. The […]
February 15, 2018

Home to the Oldest Military Institution in India

The Defence Service Staff College, Wellington, founded in 1905 is one of the oldest military institutions in India. It was relocated to Wellington from Quetta, Pakistan due […]
February 15, 2018

Birth place of Michael Colin Cowdrey

Thanks to the British rule and the Britishers love for this place and cricket, the legendary English batsman Michael Colin Cowdrey, was born in Ooty on […]
February 15, 2018

Highest Mountain Peak in Tamil Nadu

DodaBetta Peak, located 9 km from Ooty, on the Ooty-Kotagiri Road, is the highest Peak in Tamil Nadu and probably the fourth highest in South India […]
February 15, 2018

The Slowest Train in India

The Nilgiri Mountain Railway also has the record of being the slowest train in India averaging 10 kmph. That means you can literally walk out from […]
February 15, 2018

Home to a UNESCO World Heritage Site

The Nilgiri Railways is a 

‘UNESCO World Heritage Site’. It was declared in July 2005 as an extension of the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway. It covers a distance […]
February 15, 2018

The Steepest Railways in Asia

At a gradient of 1 in 12.28  The brain behind the Nilgiri Mountain Railways

between Conoor and Mettupalayam, the Nilgiri Mountain Railway is the steepest in Asia and was […]
February 15, 2018

The Ooty Lake is a manmade structure

The Ooty Lake was created between 1823 and 1825 by the then Collector of Coimbatore Mr John Sullivan as a source for irrigation and fishing. It […]