Chennai to Nilgiris

The Nilgiri often referred to as the Nilgiri Hills, are a range of mountains in the westernmost part of Tamil Nadu state at the junction of Karnataka and Kerala states in Southern India. The Name 'Nilgiris' means Blue hills (Neelam - Blue and giri - Hill or Mountain) the first mention of this name has been found in the Silappadikaram. The Nilgiris was part of the Kingdoms ruled by most of the rulers of South India viz. the Cheras, the Cholas, the Pandiyas, the Rashtrakutas, the Ganges, the Pallavas, Kadambas and the Hoysalas. John Sullivan, an Englishman and Collector of Coimbatore was the first European official to build a house and settle there.

Tourism is an important source of revenue for the Nilgiris. Nilgiris is India's first biosphere. It has been declared as one of the 14 'hotspots' of the world because of its unique bio-diversity. Ooty or Udagamandalam (the Tamil version of the original name) rightly described as "Queen of Hill Stations" It is one of the most popular tourist resorts in India. Coonoor is the second largest hill station in the Nilgiris, surrounded by tea plantations Coonoor is essentially a small tea garden town where the weather remains pleasantly cool throughout the year. Kotagiri is a panchayat town in The Nilgiris DistrictThis picturesque hill station is bounded by verdant green tea estates and offers a number of trekking options.

Nilgiris is well connected by good roads. It is 535 km from Chennai (via Salem), 89 km from Coimbatore, 18 km from Coonoor. The road trip from any state is quite scenic and you can enjoy some wonder full picturesque locations at your road journey.

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