Rowboats can be rented from the Boathouse by Ooty's lake. Prices start from ₹120 (with a ₹120 deposit) for a two-seater pedal boat (30...
St Thomas Church
Immediately southwest of the bus station.
This quaint little haven in a crumbling 1867 building has more than 30,000 books, including rare titles on the Nilgiris and hill tribes...
Café Coffee Day
Dependably good coffee, tea and cakes. There's another branch on Garden Rd.
All wood walls, intimate lighting, and smart red velvets, the Savoy's dining room dishes up excellent contemporary Continental, Indian...
North Lake Rd · interesting places nearby
Thread Garden information
Your appreciation of the Thread Garden rests on your love of irony and kitsch. If that threshold is low, you’ll be disappointed. If it’s decent, you may, if you’re in a good mood, enjoy the ‘miracle’ (official description and just slight hyperbole) that is 150 species of ‘plants’ from around the world meticulously re-created using ‘hand-wound’ thread. The technique was perfected by Keralan artist Anthony Joseph and the work took 50 craftspeople 12 years to complete, which is either very impressive or kinda sad.