Government Botanical Gardens, Ooty

Currently Closed
  • Address: Nilgiris, Ooty, Tamil Nadu 643001, India
  • Timings: 08:00 am - 06:30 pm Details
  • Phone: +0-4232442545
  • Ticket Price: 20 INR
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Garden, Botanical Garden, Family And Kids
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About Government Botanical Gardens, Ooty

The Botanical Garden was laid out in 1847 by the Marquis of Tweedale and is spread over 22 hectares. An extensive collection of flowering trees, beautiful shrubs, colourful lilies, well maintained lawns, an Italian style garden, a fern house and vibrant orchids are some of the highlights of the garden. In the centre of the garden is a fossilised tree trunk which is estimated to be around 20 million years old! The Botanical Gardens are maintained by the Horticulture Department of the Government of Tamil Nadu. Also, visit the popular attractions in the city by following Ooty Itinerary 3 Days.

Government Botanical Gardens Information

  • Plucking the flowers is prohibited.

Government Botanical Gardens Ticket Prices

  • Adult: Rs. 20
  • Children: Rs. 10

How To reach Government Botanical Gardens by Public Transport

  • Charing Cross Bus stop

Restaurants Near Government Botanical Gardens

  • Cafe Coffee Day
  • NASCO Food court
  • Big Bite

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  • 91.51% of people who visit Ooty include Government Botanical Gardens in their plan

  • 23.64% of people plan their visit to Government Botanical Gardens between 1 PM - 2 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Government Botanical Gardens

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91.48% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Government Botanical Gardens

People normally club together Ooty Lake and Avalanche Lake while planning their visit to Government Botanical Gardens.

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    On 06-Apr-2016

    good place to visit

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