While the Nilgiri Hills are well known for their magnificence all over the nation, they are likewise famous for being the setting of the yearly held Ooty Summer Festival. Neither a customary issue nor a typical festival, rather this celebration is a perfect occasion sorted out with a plan to advance Ooty’s travel industry and display its common appeal among voyagers the whole way across the world.
Comprising of a wide exhibit of fairs and shows, the world-celebrated summer celebration in Ooty is the ideal reason to design a trek down south immediately. In any case, in case you’re pondering how this might benefit you, here’s a helpful guide that will take you through every one of the attractions and encounters the celebration has available, and furthermore alternate activities in Ooty.
A standout amongst the most acclaimed summer celebrations in India, the Ooty Summer Festival is a 121-year old occasion, which is sorted out by the Tourism Department of Tamil Nadu, and the MOTC of India. The different shows and displays this year will start from 4th May to 27th May 2019 with the celebration beginning with the famous ‘Zest Show’. In spite of the fact that consistently, the mid year celebration in Ooty as a rule happens for 16 days.
From dance to music and blossoms to natural products, the significant presentations amid the celebration feature everything that characterizes the way of life and culture of Ooty. While a large portion of these shows are sorted out in the professional flowerbeds of the town, different occasions like pontoon races occur on the Ooty Lake.
A trek to South India has a ton to offer – from peacefulness of woodlands to appeal of sizzling shorelines and from lost kingdoms to chills of a slope station. Take a tour to South India to Kerala, Coorg, Ooty, Mysore, or Kodaikanal.
1. Blossom Show: Timings: 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Section Fees: INR 15 for children and INR 30 for grown-ups Area: Botanical Garden, Near Assembly Theater, Ooty, Tamil Nadu
2. Flavor Appear: Timings: 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Section Fees: INR 15 for children and INR 30 for grown-ups Area: St Thomas School, Court Road,NH 67, Gudalur, Tamil Nadu
3. Natural Product Show: Timings: 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Section Fees: INR 15 for children and INR 30 for grown-ups Area: Sims’ Park, Walker’s Hill Road, Coonoor, Tamil Nadu
4. Rose Show: Timings: 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Passage Fees: INR 15 for children and INR 30 for grown-ups Area: Rose Garden, Bombay Castel, Ooty, Tamil Nadu
5. Other Major Shows and Events: Vegetable Show, a Dog Show, Boat Race and Pageantry, a Hot Air Balloon Show, a Vintage Car Rally, Cultural Programs, Photo and Painting Competitions, etc.
It is celebrated from 17th May 2019 to 19th May 2019