Red-Hills is enormous tourist destination located near Ooty in the Nilgiri ranges of the Nilgiris District, Tamil Nadu. The place is simply gorgeous with many mountain views., the hill present a nice view of the entire valley that is enclosed by tea plantations one can enjoy different flavours of tea, fresh and fine..
Besides its pleasant atmosphere and beautiful views of the surroundings, Red-Hills is well-known for its lush green forests and Other outstanding attractions in the surrounding area of the destination are the lakes, which are located in and around the hills. A place that should not be missed which is a best picnic place of the region
PLACES TO SEE
The Lake District is situated in closeness to the Red Hills and consists of several natural reservoirs. This area has eight lakes, each being dissimilar from the each other. The lakes of the place are Emerald, Upper Bhavani, Avalanche, Porthimund, Parson’s Valley Lake and the Western Catchments numbered 1, 2 and 3. The site of the lake is breathtaking and one would definitely love being at that particular place. The tweeting birds and ducks and other swimming creatures adds prettiness to the place and the sun set and sun rise is also spectacular from here. One can wish to go for fishing in these lakes. is the Govind Ballabh Pant Zoo to be found in the same region that houses a huge variety of animals like tigers, deer and monkeys.
HOW TO REACH
Coimbatore airport is the nearby airport to Red hills, which is almost 100 km away from Red hills
Mettupalayam is the nearest major railway station which is 40 km away from Red hills.
Red hills is well linked with all most all south Indian cities by bus. A lot of tourist services providers offer package tours to Ooty from Red hills
Best season to visit Red Hills is September- May.