Ooty Botanical Gardens
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Ooty Botanical Gardens-The Horticultural Twist

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Considered to be the dream destination of the horticulturists, Botanical Garden is a true legend of beauty and nature. Spread over an area of 22 hectares, it is a home of more than 650 exotic and indigenous varieties of plants and trees. With a backdrop of mountains, the garden is a delight for nature enthusiasts.

Built in 1847, it is divided into six gardens and has a terraced layout. It is maintained by the Government and is the home of the famous rare park bark tree, a 20-million- old fossil tree, the monkey puzzle tree, etc. The main attraction is the Annual Flower Show which takes place in May, where you can witness an exhibit of the most stunning assortment of the plant kingdom. Also, the Toda Tribe Settlement which is on the top of the garden gives a privy of the tribal culture.

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Tamil Nadu, India
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Ticket / Cost / Expenses
Time people usually spend here:
2 hours
Altitude / Height:
7354 feet
Latitude / Longitude:
11.4177979°N, 76.7097063°E
Distance from Ooty to Ooty Botanical Gardens
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Opening and Closing Timings:

Monday: 7:00 AM – 7:00 PM

Tuesday: 7:00 AM – 7:00 PM

Wednesday: 7:00 AM – 7:00 PM

Thursday: 7:00 AM – 7:00 PM

Friday: 7:00 AM – 7:00 PM

Saturday: 7:00 AM – 7:00 PM

Sunday: 7:00 AM – 7:00 PM

Read traveller's reviews about Ooty Botanical Gardens..

Overall Rating:4.3

  '5' out of 5
"Awesome place to be. Beautiful garden. Greenery everywhere.. Love the scenes and one of best places for photoshoot and selfies :-P"
  '4' out of 5
"Maybe you have to visit this amazing place two times in a year in order to appreciate the beatiful landscape and varietà of plants and flowers. Best choice for relax."
  '5' out of 5
"Good place to visit for the first time the garden is well maintained.. and you will get some nice clicks here.. The grass is green on every side.!!"
  '5' out of 5
"Great ambience of natural richness. Very well maintained and having great exhibition of flowers. Picturesque and serene. Must must visit place in Ooty. "
  '5' out of 5
"A place to remember for ever... I like this place more in ooty... This is an ideal place for any individuals irrespective of age. Any age people's can enjoy this place."

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