Wester catchment - Ooty Tourist spotForest need to get special permission 8 Tips
Timing: Mon-Fri: Any Time, Sat-Sun: Any Time
Fees: No Fees
Camera Fee: No Fees
Things to do: Watching views
Entry fees last updated on 11/30/2016
Western catchment is an area of beauty of nature in Ooty, and it is situated 20km away from Ooty city. The westen catchment area is protected by forest department. In earlier days some regional movies are shooted here but now nothing is not allowed.The touriist need to get the special permission to enter inside the western catchment. It attracts most of the tourist due to its surprises with its cool and lovely climate. It is fully sorrounded by grasslands. Like like reservoirs are also sorrounded in this region. Animals like Nilgiri Tahrs, Sambars, and Mongoose live in Western Catchment.