When we talk about beautiful hill stations in India then we firstly think about famous hill stations of the great Himalayas in northern India. But there are also some beautiful hill stations in the southern India that attract the tourists and vacationers from all over the world. Ooty, Kodaikanal, Coorg and Munnar are most popular hill resorts in the beautiful landscapes of the southern India. Here we are trying to provide relevant details about some of the most popular hill stations of the region.
Ooty: Ooty is perhaps the most popular hill station located in Tamil Nadu state in India’s south region. It is noted for its stunning landscapes, luxuriant green rolling hills, lush green tea plantations, peach & plum orchards, scenic locations and delightful climate. It is has been very popular among nature lovers, families and of course honeymooners or newly wed couples. Endowed with superb natural beauty, the place is a great treat for visitors’ eyes. Located in this Blue Mountains of the Western Ghats, this picturesque hill town attracts a large number of tourists from all over the world. Government Rose Garden, Botanical Garden, OotyLake, Toda Huts, Mountain Railway, St Stephens’s Church, Wax World, TribalMuseum, Deer Park, Doddabetta (highest peak of the Nilgiris), PineForest, EmeraldLake, AvalancheLake, PorthimundLake, Mudumalai Wildlife Sanctuary, etc are major places of interest in Ooty and its surroundings.
Kodaikanal: Kodaikanal is a prominent hill station Tamil Nadu. Blessed with bountiful natural beauty this beautiful hill station is referred to as the “Princess of Hill Stations”. KodaikanalLake, Bryant Park, Coaker’s Walk, BearSholaFalls, Green Valley View, PineForests, Solar Observatory, Shembaganur Museum of Natural History, Pillar Rocks, GunaCaves, Silver Cascade, Dolphins’ Nose, BerijamLake, Kurinji Andavar Murugan temple, etc are major places of interest in the hill town of Kodaikanal and its surroundings. Due to several attractions and natural beauty, it has been a popular tourist destination to visit on South India tour.
Coorg: Located in the state of Karnataka on the CauveryRiver, Coorg is a popular hill station. It is famous all over the world for its delightful climate, scenic locations and some interesting sites. It is better known for its coffee plantations and plantations of oranges. SriOmkareshwaraTemple, AbbiFalls, IrupuFalls, Bhagamandala, etc are popular tourist spots in Coorg.
Munnar: Munnar is a famous hill station in the southern Indian state of Kerala. It has been one of the most popular hill stations to visit on South India Tour. Blessed with superb natural beauty, delightful climate, refreshing air, relaxed environment, amazing serenity and superb greenery, it is fondly described as the Kashmir of South India. It is best known for its lush tea plantations and aromatic spice plantations. TATATeaMuseum is a must visit attraction in the city. Echo Point, Photo Point, AnamudiPeak, KundalaLake, EravikulamNational Park, Mattupetti Dam, Mattupetti Indo-Swiss Farm, Top Station, Devikulam, Rajamala, etc are major places of interest to see in Munnar and its surroundings.
These all hill stations can be best explored with a suitable South India Tour Package designed for hill station tourism.
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Famous Hill Stations to Visit on South India Tour