The Nilgiris have a charm that is as ethereal as enduring. Ooty, Coonoor and Kotagiri that form the Nilgiris have several secrets that are waiting to be dicovered.
While tea is a mainstay of the region, there are many differenciated tea experiences that you can take. Also read my other story on Tea experiences in the Nilgiris for a lowdown on all the tea experiences. And yes you can also sample a tea menu of dishes created using tea leaves and tea.
The Nilgiris has an interesting cheese connection and a visit to the quaint Acres Wild is a must if you love cheese and want to learn all about it.
This story was reused and appeared in the July-August 2020 issue of Vistara’s inflight magazine here: