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Coonoor Travel Guide

Located in the Nilgiri district of Tamil Nadu, Coonoor is a tourist destination famous for its tea production and adventure sports. The city holds a great attraction among the trekkers and hikers hailing from ...........

Located in the Nilgiri district of Tamil Nadu, Coonoor is a tourist destination famous for its tea production and adventure sports. The city holds a great attraction among the trekkers and hikers hailing from all around the world. Nestled at an altitude of 1,850 meters above sea level, it is the second largest hill station in the Nilgiri Hills.

The place has a great historical backdrop as it had been the sojourn to Toda tribe. It is said that the grandiose hill was found by the British, who came over to visit and enjoy their summer vacations here during the 19th century. Coonoor comprises of many attractions under its gorgeous sites. Talking of the nature, the sight of Catherine falls will surely mesmerize the travelers. Dolphin’s nose, Law’s Falls, Guernsey Tea factory are some of the well known places of tourist interest in Coonoor. The ‘Hidden Valley’ is one of the major landmarks of the city which is famous for its natural beauty.

Although, Coonoor bestows delightful activities throughout the year yet the best time to visit Coonoor is between the months of October to March. The travel guide to Coonoor provides the important information about the city.

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How to Reach Coonoor
The second largest hill station in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu, after Ooty, Coonoor is known for its production of Nilgiri tea. It features cool climate, beautiful scenery, amazing heritage hotels and green tea estates. Some of the must visit attractions in Coonoor include Sim’s Park, Dolphin's Nose, Laws Falls, Hidden Valley, Lamb’s Rock, Doorg Fort and Highfield Tea Factory. Being a popular holiday destination, Coonoor is well-connected to other major cities of India by air, road and rail.
 
How to Reach Coonoor by Air
 
The nearest airport to Coonnor is Coimbatore International Airport which has direct flights to Bangalore, Mumbai, Singapore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Sharjah and New Delhi. From the airport, buses and cabs are available to Coonoor.
 
 
How to Reach Coonoor by Road
 
National Highway 67 connects Coonoor to Ooty and other Indian cities. Regular buses are available to Coonoor from Coimbatore, Ooty and Kotagiri.
 
How to Reach Coonoor by Rail
 
Coonoor railway station, a part of the Nilgiri Mountain Railway, a World Heritage Site, serves Coonoor.

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Today i m going to ooty tamilnadu . Howz the weather at ooty?

Do i need to take a printout of the booking confirmation or is it fine to show the msg on mobile?

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Deepak Bhandare

It will do, But carry your ID card like Pancard,Driving License or Adhar card

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we would traveling to nilgiris, lovedale Ooty by 5th.of April for our son'S admissions@ Lawrence lovedale.... where we should stay at Coonoor? we will be there for 5days. looking for something economic and good need to make early reservations. Pls suggest

I am newly married, Can I book a room in Coonoor?

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Michaelson Samuel

Yes of course. Its still winter, id suggest u wait until march or April though

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Please suggest budget hotels in coonoor.

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hotelbluehills coonoor

Lachmi tourist home

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Please suggest homestay with with attached bathrooms.

I am planning to visit in Oct so is it advisable to stay in ooty and take a bike ride to coonoor and after completing the sightseeing in coonoor return back to ooty till night. Is it safe?

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Anil Kumar

it is not very good idea u can instead take the train from ooty to coonoor

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I want to reserve hotel and pay at the counter, Please suggest some hotels .

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Dhanasekar sekar

I want to reserve hotel

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I am travelling to Coonoor on 2nd Jan to 4th Jan 2018. we are travelling 5 of us. 3 adults and 2 children. please suggest a home stay or good place with home cooked food.

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Isaac

sri harsha cottage is best for home cooked food and friendly service

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Please suggest Best places to visit in coonoor and ooty.

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Shree Sundar

the usual places boat house rose garden botanical garden sins park .apart from this visit pykara dam,manjoor,manjacombai

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