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Things to do: Watching scenic views
Entry fees last updated on 11/30/2016
Nilgiri mountain ranges envelop many tourist places of the state of Tamilnadu. The mountains and hillocks of these ranges are scenic and offer panoramic views. Frog hill is one of the marvelous hillocks near Ooty. When viewed from a distance it appears like a frog, hence it is popularly known as frog hill.
The summit of frog hill offers some incredible views of surrounding region and the tea estates as well as tiny villages spread in its vicinity. Other nearby attractions is Sandanamalai Murugan Temple, which is beautifully surrounded by huge mountains displaying splendid waterfalls and streams dripping through the dense forests.
The temple is located in such a serene place, that you will feel like standing in a paradise offering beautiful views of the marvelous spice plantations. They are spread across the valleys providing mixed aroma of the spices. Further you can proceed to Numbalakottai, an awesome place where you can visit an ancient shrine of Betterayasamy built in a Kerala style of architecture.
It is about 12 km. on the Gudalur - Ooty road. From here one can see frog shape of a hill view. Frog Hill View Point is the most popular spot near Gudalur. It can be conveniently visited while coming down from Gudalur to Ooty which is at a distance of just twelve km.