Queen of Hill Stations
Nilgiris Hills belong to the Western Ghats. It is located at the three junctions of Tamilnadu, Kerala and Karnataka. This is known as oldest mountain ranges older than the Himalayas. Nilgiris Hills are famous for Tea Cultivation, first biosphere of India.
In Ancient Days, Nilgiris Hill Areas were occupied by Todas and Kotas. In 1602, Europeans have discovered this beautiful hill stations. After that European collector John Sullivan informed the British government about this beautiful hill stations and its climate. He has built his first home in this area.
European started for migrating to this place during summer on those days. Even they shifted their government administrations to this hill stations during summer season. Kothagiri and Gudalur are the two popular tourist places located near Nilgiris.
Places of Interest
Famous Tourist and Important Places, you can find around Nilgiris are
One of the three popular hill stations has been located in Nilgiris.
Gudalur is located on the way from Mysore to Ooty. Gateway to three states – Tamilnadu, Karnataka and Kerala.