Ooty is one of those beautiful tourist hotspots that provides something for every type of visitor all over the year. No doubt, the most amazing among the few hill stations in the southern part of India which is accessible easily from metropolitan cities as well like Chennai and Bangalore, Ooty is the place where you could ask for anything.
Naturally, the peak season is 1st Apr-15th Jun & 20th Dec-1st Jan , when Ooty offers the escape from harsh tropical summer in India. The preferred season among most of the visitors is from November to February when travelers get to experience chilly nights as well as comfortable sunshine that reveals hill station.
But, all the travelers are different and the place is growing because of the people who want to avoid the crowded places and prefer quiet holiday destination. If you are one of them, take a trip to Ooty during the rainy season which is the months of July to October.
So if you are planning your travel in advance, Sunvalley Homestay can help to choose the right time based on preferences and budgets.
July to October in Ooty
For some, traveling to Ooty at the time of peak monsoon might seem like preposterous. But, if you are someone who loves rains, overflowing of the water bodies, and beautiful greenery which is filled with tea estates of the Nilgiris, rainy season is must visit during the rainy season.
With such low visibility, some of the time you might not able to enjoy the famous waterfalls or the views from some of the viewpoints. But, you don’t need to get disappointed. When fog gets clear for few hours during the daytime, the view will be amazing. Also, make sure to carry umbrellas and raincoats with you.
Places to Visit in Ooty at the Time of Monsoons
Kotagiri: Not only the place but also the route in between is breathtaking. It is not a famous destination though and might get secluded during monsoon season. Take a walk here and for the couple, this place could be the most cherished moments to enjoy together.
Pykara Lake: It is the popular spot, the place is located outside Ooty, the surrounded mountains, fog, and greenery make the trip to this place worth the distance.
Nilgiri Railways Mountain: There’s a lot more said about this place. If you are looking for the unique experience here, don’t forget to miss this beautiful place.