Coonoor is a hill station in the Nilgiri district of Tamil Nadu. The most famous tourist atttraction of Coonoor is the Sims park where an annual flower show and fruit show is conducted during summer. Law Falls, a waterfall 8km away from Coonoor on the Ooty -Mettupalayam road is a famous tourist spot. Dolphins Nose and Lamb rock are enchanting view points at Coonoor from where the Plains of Tamil Nadu can be seen. There are a lot of scenic tea estates near by Coonoor.
Best time to visit Coonoor is the summer months of March, April and May. During the post monsoon time of September to December Coonoor will be green all around.
Coonoor town has numerous hotels fitting any kind of budget. Other option for stay is at Ooty which is only 15km away.
KSRTC and SETC runs direct buses to Coonoor from Bangalore. One can also reach Ooty from Bangalore in KSRTC and SETC buses. From Ooty ample number of TNSTC buses are available to Coonoor. The Nilgiri Mountain Railway is an exciting way to reach Coonoor. For this, one has to reach Coimbatore in KSRTC, SETC or Train services available from Bangalore. From Coimbatore TNSTC and private buses are available to Mettupalayam. From Mettupalayam the Nilgiri Mountain train service is available to Coonoor.