Ooty travel guide

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You're Going to Love Ooty

With a population of 98,238, Ooty is a must-see destination in Tamil Nadu, India.

When to visit Ooty

Ooty in April
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Ooty in April
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Ooty in April, when the average temperature is 17 °C, and the highest can go up to 23 °C. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as 6 °C, with an average temperature of 13 °C. You’re likely to see more rain in October, when precipitation is around 189 mm. In contrast, February is usually the driest month of the year in Ooty, with an average rainfall of 10 mm.

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How to Get to Ooty


Although Ooty doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Coimbatore Peelamedu (CJB), which is located 57 km from Ooty.

Airports near Ooty

Airlines serving Ooty

United Airlines
Good (2,458 reviews)
Good (290 reviews)
Air France
Good (291 reviews)
British Airways
Good (936 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (926 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (626 reviews)
Excellent (659 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (201 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Good (153 reviews)
Malaysia Airlines
Good (25 reviews)
Air India
Okay (637 reviews)
Oman Air
Good (2 reviews)
Gulf Air
Good (39 reviews)
Good (112 reviews)
SriLankan Airlines
Okay (8 reviews)
Good (55 reviews)
Excellent (52 reviews)
Kuwait Airways
Good (30 reviews)
Good (35 reviews)
Excellent (1 reviews)
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Where to stay in Ooty

Average rates range from around $57 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $252 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Ooty

Most booked hotels in Ooty

Fortune Resort Sullivan Court, Member Itc Hotel Group
Excellent (8.3, Excellent reviews)
Fortune Retreats
Good (7.5, Good reviews)
Sinclairs Retreat Ooty
Good (7, Good reviews)
Hotel Preethi Palace
Okay (5, Okay reviews)
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Hiring a car in Ooty

Expect to pay $2.09 per litre in Ooty (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $24.99 and $33.32.