Kotagiri Hill Station - Tamilnadu
Conjured out of gorgeous imaginations, Kotagiri sits at the lap of the nature with fascinating locations in the Blue Mountain hill ranges of Ooty in the South Indian state Tamil Nadu. Juxtaposed with the other nearby hill stations in the Blue Mountain hills namely Ooty and Coonoor, Kotagiri catches your attention with all its beauty and tranquility. You will be mesmerized while traversing through the meandering roads stretching out of the mountains.
Best time to visit Kotagiri is during October when the climate is unimaginably pleasant. Catherine Falls, Elk Falls, Doddabedda Range , Rengaswamy Pillar, Kil Kotagiri, Kotacherry (a place where the climate is equal to an European country) are the most popular locations in Kotagiri to visit and enjoy the enchanting peace prevailing there.
Things To Do
Kotagiri is a less explored region still retaining its beauty with its complete essence. Trekking is the most frequently suggested activity to the travelers visiting Kotagiri, where traversing through the unending expanse of the lush green tea estates and the interior unexplored regions of the forest is a fascinating experience to be cherished.
A visit to the nearby popular tourist locations is a favorite activity of the travelers visiting the other two destinations Ooty and Coonoor.
How To Reach
By Air - Kotagiri is located at a distance of 47km from Coimbatore. One can hire a taxi to reach the hill station from the airport.
By Rail - Coonoor, Mettupalayam and Ooty are the railheads nearby Kotagiri to reach by hiring a taxi. Coonoor is at 21km, Mettupalayam is at 33km and Ooty is at 29kms respectively from Kotagiri.
By Road - Kotagiri is well connected with well maintained network of roads from almost all the major cities of Tamil Nadu and the nearby states.