Droog Fort

Droog Fort Tour, Ooty (Tamil Nadu)

About Droog Fort, Ooty (Tamil Nadu): Droog Fort is a famous tourist place near Ooty hill station in Nilgiris district of the Tamil Nadu state, India. It is a historical place which was built by Tipu Sultan who was king of the Mysore empire. It was built in 18th century and it used as outpost. It is now ruin condition and its remain only walls. Lots of people come to visit it every day which is not any entree fee to visit and open timing from morning 6.00 am to 6.00 pm.

How can Reach: Droog Fort is placed near Ooty hill station of the Tamil Nadu state, India. To reach Ooty are available Road, Train and Air transport services from Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai, Chennai, Bengaluru, Kochi and Goa etc.

By Flight: Nearest airport is "Coimbatore Airport" which is just 74.8 KM distance from Droog Fort (Ooty). It is an international airport where tourists can get flights to major domestic cities and some foreign countries.

By Train: Its Nearest Major Railway Station “Coimbatore Railway Station”. It is exact 74.7 KM far from Droog Fort (Ooty). Here tourists can get trains to all over Indian major cities.

By Road: National Highway 181 connects Ooty to other major cities of the India.

Droog Fort Entrance Fee (Entry Fee - Tickets):

FREE

Droog Fort Visit Timings:

6.00 am to 6.00 pm : Monday to Sunday

Address: Coonoor, Tamil Nadu 643103, India

Location: Ooty, Tamil Nadu.

Built Year: 18th century

Built By: Tipu Sultan

Tourist Attractions: Droog Fort, Tea Farming Lands, Maasani amman temple, Dolphin nose viewpoint, Bison park, Lamb's Rock, St. Annai Velankanni Church etc.

Things to Do: Watch Historical Fort, Watch Tea Farms, Climb on Lamb's Rock etc.

Website: http://tamilnadutourism.org/HillStation/TNHillStations/Ooty.aspx

Best Time to Visit:

Summer Season: April to June

Monsoon Season: July to September

Winter Season: October to March

Weather Temperature:

Months Temp. Jan Feb March April May June July Aug Sept Oct Nov Dec
Average Low (℃) 6.2 7.1 9.3 11.2 11.8 11.4 11.1 11.2 10.7 10.4 9.0 7.1
Average High (℃) 21.4 22.1 23.2 23.3 22.9 18.7 17.7 17.7 19.2 19.3 19.5 20.9

Nearest Accommodations:

Luxury Hotels: Tulips Valley view Resort, i-India Hotel & Heritage Centre, Maple View Resorts, Snowdrops Ooty, Pals Residency, Mist Luxury Resort, Hill View Dream Cottage, Misty Home Cottage, Glen View Home Stay, Eadenz Rooms & Cottages, Stay Bliss Residency, Rich White House Cottage, Fabhotel Vinu Valley Resorts, Fairstay Ooty, The Surya Village, The Conerstayz, Sherlock Hotel, Heritage Home, Mountain View Cottage, Fortune Retreats, Rakshikaa Cottage, Pebrock Heritage Inn, Rose Residency, Maruthi Sunrise Cottage, Hotel Eden, The Hornbill Residency, Hotel Blue Bird, Hotel Sri Balaji, Oxygen Resorts, Cool Spot Cottage, Rosepark Residency, Al Woodlands Residency, The Byke Sunshine Grand, Ganga's Sri Balaji Cottage, Downtown Inn, Modern Villa, Devi Tourist Inn, Sk Residency, Hotel Silver Oak, Fortune Resort Sullivan Court, Hotel Preethi Palace, Hotel Glanton Manor, Meadows Residency, The Grange Hotel, Hotel Preethi Classic Towers, Hilltop Home Stay Cottage, Hilltop Cottage, The Hillside Cottage, Treebo Trend Light House, Glen Park Inn, Greenyards Cottages, Golden Springs Hotel, Green Moon Residency, Ponmari Residencyy, Garden Manor, Sanctuary Boutique Hotel, Woodberry Residency, Fabescape St. Clouds, West Berry Inn, The Monarch, King's Cliff Hotel, Orion County, The Rose Wood Residency, Savoy Hotel, Willow Hill, Golden Larch Residency, Kings View Cottage, Future Cottage, Hotel Lebone, Rn Holidays, Hotel Lebone, Rn Holidays, Varuna Inn Holiday Cottage, Fabexpress Grand Castle Hill Resorts, Greenwood Bungalow, Hotel Darshan, Runs Residency, Pine View Stay, Royal Aviary Cottage, Rainbreeze Cottage, Deccan Park Resort, La Flora Amberley Resort, Bell Flower Hotel, Hotel Lakeview, Treebo Trend Sky Dale Inn & Suites etc.

Affordable Hotels: Royal Queen Cottages, Manju's a Family Destination, Rosen Heime, Kiara Cottage, Green Pastures, Bh Cottage, The Tamarillo, Hotel Cee Yes Hillock View Cottage, Ooty Guest House, Rc's Homestay, Happy Homestay, Skyway Cottage Ooty, Rainbow Palace, The Bliss Hotels, Green Casa Ooty, La Blooms Resort, Kumaran Holidays, The Innside Ooty, Kumaran Cottage, Celebration Cottage, Elegant Stay Thalayathimund, Atrium Grande, London Cottage Ooty, Bc Cottage, Tiger Hill Homestay, Valley Green Villa, Delightzz Inn Villa, Aurora Light Residency, Tuccil Luxury Home Stay, Seven Endue Cottages, The Abode Hotel, Sunset Valley Holiday Inn, Yloo Retreat, Colonels Inn, Snowdon Heritage, Hotel All Season, Woodstock Home Stay, Ooty Boulevard, Rainbow Cottage, Weston Holiday Inn, Ooty Residency, Ss Cottage, Fabexpress Royal Hideway Resort, Memo Rooms & Spa etc.

Distances from Droog Fort (Ooty):

Ooty: 24.5 KM

Coimbatore Airport: 74.8 KM

Coimbatore Railway Station: 74.7 KM

Coimbatore: 72.0 KM

Madurai: 290.3 KM

Bengaluru: 297.3 KM

Kochi: 263.1 KM

Chennai: 543.2 KM

Goa: 739.5 KM

Mumbai: 1162.0 KM

Delhi: 2471.0 KM

Nearest Major Airport: "Coimbatore Airport" is the nearest airport which is just 74.8 KM distance from Droog Fort (Ooty).

Nearest Major Railway Station: Coimbatore Railway Station is a nearest major train station which is just 74.7 KM distance from Droog Fort (Ooty).

Bus Services: Bus services are available from Coimbatore, Madurai, Kochi and Bengaluru to Ooty tour.

Taxi Services: Car Taxi services are available from Coimbatore, Madurai, Kochi and Bengaluru to Ooty tour.