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. Ooty deserves at least 2 full days for you to see its main sights.

When to visit Ooty

Ooty in August
Estimated hotel price
C$ 131
1 night at 3-star hotel
Ooty in August
Estimated hotel price
C$ 131
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

Plane

Although Ooty doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Kozhikode (CCJ), which is located 54 miles from Ooty. The shortest flight to Ooty from Canada departs from Sarnia and takes around 53h.

Plane

Although Ooty doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Kozhikode (CCJ), which is located 54 miles from Ooty. The shortest flight to Ooty from Canada departs from Sarnia and takes around 53h.

Airports near Ooty

Airlines serving Ooty

Lufthansa
Good (4,677 reviews)
KLM
Good (847 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,745 reviews)
Air France
Good (975 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,102 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,944 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,368 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (6,212 reviews)
LOT
Good (667 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (928 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (848 reviews)
Ethiopian Air
Good (438 reviews)
Egypt Air
Good (194 reviews)
Malaysia Airlines
Good (188 reviews)
Japan Airlines
Excellent (949 reviews)
Thai Airways
Good (212 reviews)
Asiana Airlines
Excellent (277 reviews)
Air India
Okay (2,146 reviews)
Gulf Air
Good (132 reviews)
Qantas Airways
Good (557 reviews)
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Where to stay in Ooty

Average rates range from around C$ 54 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to C$ 102 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Ooty

Most booked hotels in Ooty

Fortune Resort Sullivan Court
4 stars
Excellent (8.4, Excellent reviews)
C$ 119+
Gem Park Ooty
4 stars
Good (7.9, Good reviews)
C$ 126+
Hotel Lakeview
3 stars
Good (7.6, Good reviews)
C$ 51+
Hotel Blue Bird
3 stars
Good (7.6, Good reviews)
C$ 31+
Hotel Preethi Palace
3 stars
Good (6.4, Good reviews)
C$ 19+
Sv Residency
2 stars
Okay (5.8, Okay reviews)
C$ 19+

Renting a car in Ooty

Expect to pay C$ 1.66 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$ 19.87 and C$ 26.49.

Expect to pay C$ 1.66 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$ 19.87 and C$ 26.49.