Planning a tour to Ooty? Any visit to this charming hill station will not be complete unless you indulge in some leisurely Shopping in Ooty. Stop by at some of the unique stores and shopping malls of Ooty for those perfect gifts for your loved ones back home. Great shopping in Ooty will just make every vacation all the more fun.
There are numerous options for shopping in Ooty. The Municipal Market and Co-operative Super Market and Upper and Lower Bazaar Roads are the main shopping centers of Ooty. In fact, almost everything that is available in the city can be found in the various shops and stores of Ooty.
Ooty is well-known for its antique Toda jewelry and embroidered Toda shawls which are easily available in the main bazaar. Other exclusive items found at Ooty include Nilgiri products such as garden-fresh Nilgiri tea, fresh fruits, aromatic and medicinal natural oils like Eucalyptus and essences extracted from forest herbs, vegetables and spices.
If you are looking for some local fruits and grocery items while shopping in Ooty, the co-operative Super Market and Municipal Market are the ideal venues to head for. Excellent handicraft materials and a variety of local fabrics are available at 'Kairali' of Kerala Handicrafts and 'Poompuhar' of Tamil Nadu Handicrafts.These outlets are located near the Super Market Buildings on Charring Cross.
Nilgiri Honey, Cinchona products, a large variety of Coffee and Tea are some other good buys while shopping in Ooty.