10 Most Instagrammable Spots You Must Visit On Your Ooty Tour

OT Staff

Ooty Lake

This beautiful lake, surrounded by lush greenery, offers boat rides and breathtaking views is one of the most intagrammable locations. Capture the tranquil waters and the Nilgiri hills in the background.

The beautiful Ooty Lake | Shutterstock

Botanical Gardens

Explore beautifully landscaped gardens with exotic flowers, vibrant colours, and charming pathways. The giant fossilised tree here is a must-photograph spot.

A view of the foggy Botanical Gardens, Ooty | Shutterstock

Doddabetta Peak

Head to the highest point in the Nilgiris for stunning panoramic views. The mist-covered hills and the telescope house provide excellent photo opportunities, perfect for sharing on Instagram.

Inside the Doddabetta Peak | Shutterstock

Rose Garden

The Government Rose Garden, on the slopes of the Elk Hill in Vijayanagaram, is assuredly one of the most intagrammable locations in Ooty. With over 20,000 varieties of roses, this garden is a floral paradise. Capture the vibrant blooms and enjoy the fragrant ambience.

Inside the Rose Garden of Ooty | Shutterstock

Tea Estates

Ooty is renowned for its tea plantations. Explore a tea estate, stroll through the rows of tea bushes, and capture the sight of the rolling hills adorned with lush tea leaves.

A view of a tea estate in Ooty | Shutterstock

Sim’s Park

This unique park and botanical garden was designed over a century ago to complement the natural landscape. It features terraced gardens, vibrant flowers, scenic pathways, and stunning views from the top terrace.

Nilgiri Flycatcher at Sim’s Park, Ooty | shoot.da.kuruvi/instagram

Nilgiri Mountain Railway

Hop on the toy train and experience its vintage charm as it chugs through tunnels and lush landscapes. The scenic ride is perfect for your Instagram feed.

The beautiful Nilgiri Mountain Railway | Shutterstock

Avalanche Lake

Avalanche Lake in Ooty is surrounded by mountains and adorned with beautiful flowers. It offers tranquillity, stunning reflections, and unique photo opportunities for kayaking.

A view of the Avalanche Lake | Shutterstock

Emerald Lake

A serene lake with emerald-green waters, surrounded by hills and forests, is ideal for capturing its beauty in the early mornings or late evenings.

The beautiful Emerald Lake of Ooty | Shutterstock

St. Stephen’s Church

This church from the colonial era features exquisite stained glass windows and architectural grandeur, exuding timeless charm and rich history.

Inside the St. Stephen’s Church, Ooty | Shutterstock

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