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. It is one of the most popular cities to visit in the country.

When to visit Ooty

Ooty in April
Estimated hotel price
C$ 33
1 night at 3-star hotel
Ooty in April
Estimated hotel price
C$ 33
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 Kozhikode (CCJ), which is located 86 km from Ooty. The shortest flight to Ooty from Canada departs from Sarnia and takes around 53h.

Airports near Ooty

Airlines serving Ooty

Good (2,570 reviews)
Good (398 reviews)
British Airways
Good (1,740 reviews)
Air France
Good (494 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (3,193 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (1,438 reviews)
Excellent (1,272 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (2,028 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (477 reviews)
Good (400 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (398 reviews)
Ethiopian Air
Good (187 reviews)
Malaysia Airlines
Good (77 reviews)
Asiana Airlines
Excellent (110 reviews)
Egypt Air
Good (133 reviews)
Air India
Okay (1,463 reviews)
Gulf Air
Good (61 reviews)
Qantas Airways
Good (232 reviews)
American Airlines
Good (4,740 reviews)
Good (203 reviews)
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Where to stay in Ooty

Average rates range from around C$ 50 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to C$ 207 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Ooty

Most booked hotels in Ooty

Hotel Lakeview
Good (7.3, Good reviews)
C$ 47+
Fabhotel Khems Ooty
Okay (5.5, Okay reviews)
C$ 70+
Tulips Elkhill Resorts
Okay (4.7, Okay reviews)
C$ 27+
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Renting a car in Ooty

Expect to pay C$ 1.75 per litre in Ooty (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between C$ 20.93 and C$ 27.90.