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Coonoor Holiday Packages

Coonoor situated at an altitude of 4927 meters id the second largest hill station in Nilgiri region after Ooty. It is located about 19 km to the south of Ooty. It is famous for lush green views of Nilgiri hills with an extensive variety of wildflowers and birds it is home to.

It also abounds in sprawling vegetation, tea bushes, coffee plantation and a profusion of sunflowers, marigolds and rhododendrons, mountains and lovely waterfalls.

The major tourist attractions of Coonoor are Dolphin's Nose, Droog Fort, Hidden Valley, Catherine Falls, and the Lamb's rock. For adventure lovers activities like trekking and hiking are also available.



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3 Nights / 4 Days Coonoor with Ooty

Coimbatore- Ooty- Coonoor- Coimbatore

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5 Nights / 6 Days Bangalore Nagarhole Tour

Bangalore - Srirangapatna - Mysore – Nagarhole - Coonoor

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11 Nights / 12 Days South India Honeymoon Tour

Coimbatore - Ooty - Conoor - Kodaikanal - Munnar - Periyar - Kumarakom - Alleppey - Cochin

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FAQs of Coonoor Tours

Ques: Where is Coonoor Located?

Ans: Coonoor a popular hill station situated in Nilgiris district in Tamil Nadu State (Province). It is 1850 metres above sea level. It's a summer getaway covered with Nilgiri hills, tea gardens, coffee gardens and Water falls. Once you are in Coonoor, you are surrounded by its beauty which will make you forget the rest of the world. It is the second largest hill station after Ooty in Nilgiri hills. It is 20kms from ooty, 145kms from Mysuru (Mysore) & 300kms from Bangalore (Bengaluru)

Ques: How to Reach Coonoor?

Ans: You can reach Coonoor by Road.

Nearest Airports:

  • Coimbatore approx 71kms / 2½hrs
  • Mysuru (Mysore) approx 140kms / 4hrs
  • Bangalore approx 335kms / 7hrs

Nearest main Railway Station :

  • Mettupalyam approx 40Kms / 1½hrs
  • Coimbatore approx 71kms / 2½hrs

Nearby Important tourist destinations

  • Ooty approx 20kms / 40min
  • Kotagiri approx 20kms / 50min
  • Coimbatore approx 71kms / 2½hrs
  • Bandipur approx 68kms / 2½hrs
  • Palakkad approx 122kms / 4hrs

Ques: How is the weather in Coonoor and Best time to visit Coonoor?

Ans: The best time to visit Coonoor is from October to March.

During summer the temperature rises till 37 degrees and it gives a clear view of the place. During the day time it is hot and mornings and evening are cool. During rainy season the showers are high.

Ques: Which are the places of visit or activities to enjoy in Coonoor?

Ans: The following are the main attractions at Coonoor. Ooty (Udhagamandalam) called as Queen of hill stations is just 20Kms from Coonoor and must visit place.

  • Sim's Park is situated 1km from the Coonoor. It is a park cum botanical garden laid over 12hectares developed by Mr. J.D. Sims over a century ago and was further developed by Major Murray in 1874. It is a natural garden consisting Creepers, Shrubs & trees. The sight of various types of flowers is a beautiful scene. Inside the park is the glass house, rose garden and you even have a small boat ride to experience. Annually once, in the month of May you can witness the flower and vegetable show
  • Lamb's Rock is situated 8kms from the Coonoor. One of the main tourist spot in Coonoor gives a great view of the Tea estates, Coffee estates, valleys and plains of Coimbatore. A picnic spot to spend the day.
  • Dolphin's Nose view point is situated 11kms from the Coonoor. The tip of the view point resembles Dolphin's nose. Hence the name. Standing at this point you can view Catherine falls which is a beautiful sight.
  • Catherine Falls is about 20kms from the Coonoor. This cascading waterfall is located in Kotagiri. Perfect place for trekkers. An ideal getaway for tourists during summer.
  • Toy Train a Nilgiri mountain Train runs from Mettupalyam to Ooty via Coonoor. This is a must experience which is out of the world while you are in this region. Built by British in 1908, runs of fleet on Steam engine.
  • Tea factory: While at Coonoor you can visit the tea factory and witness the process the making of tea leaf and you can even taste the tea which is served at the factory.
  • Ooty (udagamandalam) city is situated 20kms from Coonoor which is a best summer escape and must visit, stay and experience. While at Ooty, you can visit Botanical Garden, Rose Garden, Boating on the lake, Horse ride near the lake, Doddabetta peak, lakes & waterfalls.