Ooty is situated in the Nilgiri hills, also known as The Blue Mountains. Ooty the capital of Nilgiri district in the state of Tamil Nadu , is popularly known as the Queen of hill stations.Ooty is situated at a distance of 105 km away from Coimbatore..Ooty nestles in an amphitheatre created by four majestic hills-Doddabetta, Snowdon, Elk Hill and Club Hill. These hills are part of the Nilgiri ranges that are really the meeting point for the Western and the Eastern Ghats.
Ooty is a land of picturesque picnic spots and had been a popular summer and weekend getaway for the British during the colonial days. There are plenty of interesting tourist spots like Botanical Gardens, Lakes, Boat houses, water falls, shooting spots, Wildlife Sanctuary, Tea estates and many more.
Ooty Lake is a major attraction of the hill station and is popular for boating. Another tourist attraction includes the Government Museum, which contains the history of the Nilgiri District. Other popular tourist attractions of Ooty include the Deer Park, Mudumalai Wildlife Sanctuary, the Rose Garden, Ooty Botanical Garden, the Stone House, etc.