Ooty - The Nilgiris
It is marked as the “Queen of Hills” due to its greenery and the amazing nature. There are many specific events in Ooty, which attract the tourists towards it. One among is the flower show, taking place once in a year. The highest peak of South India, Dodabetta is located in Ooty and the famous Pykara lake, source of water and hydo electricity is also located in Ooty. The most famous and thick forest area, Mudumalai is also located nearby.
Top slip is one of the most beautiful hill station situated about 65km from the Coimbatore city. It is famous for the wide variety of wild animals and the forest area around this place. It is noted to be a very nice and popular shooting spot. We can find a wide variety of birds over here along with many medicinal herbs and trees.Trekings are also allowed in this spot, with the help of the guide and permission has to be given by the forest departments well in advance. Stay in the forest areas is also possible with the permissions.
Indira Gandhi WildLife Sanctuary
Situated near Top Slip of the Anamalai range, it is a famous WildLife environment that is home to South Indian Elephants, Tiger, Deer, etc. It is one of the Tiger reserve.
Silent valley National Park, near Coimbatore is a place of nature with many species of animals. It is also a place of research for the students of life science and for the scientists. The cottages here, bring out our village culture and it is the most significant place for “WATER HARVESTING”
Kovai Kuttralam & Siruvani
The Siruvani dam, one of the main source of water to Coimbatore people is located 40km west to the city. It is famous for its tasty water and it is marked to be the second tastiest lake in the world.
It is one of the tourist spot of Coimbatore, Located near the Pollachi town about 65km south from Coimbatore. Basically, this dam was constructed to provide irrigation, later well developed for various uses. It also contains a garden, theme park, play area where you can rejoice and enjoy their day. It is surrounded by mountains, which is a good natural scenery. There is also boating facilities provided here. One of the famous shooting spot in the country.
Black Thunder - The Water theme park
Asia No:1 Water Theme Park is nestled in natural beauty with the green hills of the Nilgiris for a backdrop and the cooling shelter of trees. An idyllic hideaway? Wait! Look around again... and you see people everywhere screaming and shouting with excitement. Jumpin �n slidin�, swimmin �n floatin� over 65 acres of thrilling and adventurous rides. This is the BLACK THUNDER experience! A place for adrenaline flow.
The spot is located at an easy destination reachable for people from the surroundings of Coimbatore. It is located near Pillur in Baralikkadu of Karamadai Range in Coimbatore Division. The way is a hilly terrain enriched with green vegetation with a pleasant climate providing many view points to have a awe for these scenes.Enjoy with Coracle Ride in Bhavani River - Delicious Lunch - Trekking - River Bath - The ride covers a distance of 5 km on the cool water with mountains and forest on either side gives us a rare sight. You can also stop by the banks to have a walk into the jungle as you like. Walking into the bushes and marshes, along some seasonal streams, enjoying fresh air really energising us, inhaling the smell of the flowers and so on. A nice bath in the running water with the pleasant breeze giving a cooling effect and a great relief. The Coracle Ride - There are 10 coracles provided with cusion seating. The ride covers a distance of 5 km on the cool water with mountains and forest on either side gives us a rare sight. Having a round O in the water is also an other notable experience. You can also stop by the banks to have a walk into the jungle as you like. Delicious Lunch - Chappathi, Variety Rice, Ragi ball with fish curry, Curd Rice, Fruits , Sweet, Vegetable salad, Minaral Water. Trekking - Walking into the bushes and marshes, along some seasonal streams, enjoying fresh air really energising us, inhaling the smell of the flowers and so on. River Bath - We may get little tired and sweat and is in need of a bath. A nice bath in the running water with the pleasant breeze giving a cooling effect and a great relief.