About the Place : Ooty
Ooty also known as Udhagamandalam is one of the best hill stations of South India. It is covered with eucalyptus, pine trees, coffee and tea plantations. On a clear day, it's possible to see as far as the Mysore plateau from Dodabetta Peak, the district's most prominent viewpoint. The Stone House, a landmark 1822 bungalow, and St. Stephen's Church are remnants of the area's first British settlement. Also noteworthy are the botanical gardens and Ooty lake.