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Ooty, short for Ootacamund (an anglicized name for Udhakamandala), is a popular hill resort in the state of Tamil Nadu in Southern India. The name Udhakamandala is derived from the TODA word "othakal-mund" which means "house in mountains". Udhaka Mandala also means "Water Abode" in Sanskrit. Ooty stands at 7,347 feet above sea level in the Nilgiri mountain range. It served as the summer headquarters of the Madras Presidency.

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Ooty is one of the important and Interesting Tourist spots of Tamil Nadu.  This is located in the Western Ghats zone at an altitude of 2240 metres. It is the headquarters of the Nilgiri District, where the two mountain ranges meet.  Udhagamandalam , popularly called as OOTY by the tourist, is the Queen of Hill Stations. The British started calling it as Ootacamund. Coffee & Tea Plantations and trees like Conifers, Eucalyptus, Pine and Wattle dot the hill side in Udhagamandalam and its environs.Nilgris is a beautiful mountain range which ...

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Summer (March – June): The summer season is perhaps the best time to visit Ooty hill station. With the average temperature ranging around 25°C, days can be a little hot though, especially during the afternoon. The occasional rains also swee

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