Coonoor is a beautiful hill station with numerous tea estates in the surrounding Nilgiri hills, along with long-winding roads and old colonial bungalows. Viewpoints include Dolphins Nose with views of the cascading Catherine Falls, Sim’s Park, Ketti Valley, Lambs Rock and Hidden Valley. The Nilgiri tea estate is well worth a visit.
Coonoor is one of the stops on the famous steam Nilgiri Mountain Railway that travels between the towns of Mettupalayam and Ooty.
Things to do in Coonoor
Some of the great things you can enjoy in Coonoor include:
Go on a plantation tour
Acres of coffee and tea plantations surround the town
Enjoy the greenery.
Sim’s Park is a sprawling public garden with plants like rhododendrons, roses and eucalyptus trees, along with many rare plant species.
The best way to see Coonoor
If you would like to visit Coonoor, why not take a look at one of our wonderful ATOL and ABTA protected holidays? Please remember all our private tours are designed to meet your exact requirements, and the tours mentioned are just examples to help inspire you. Contact our travel experts on 01792 315499 or email email@example.com for more information.