Talukas in The Nilgiris district:

About The Nilgiris district:

The Nilgiris is a district in Tamil Nadu state, India. The total area of the district is 2549 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 735071 living in houses, among them male population is 360170 and female population is 374901. Sex ratio of the district is 1042 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 85.2%.

The Nilgiris district vehicle registration code is TN 43. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Ooty.


Electricity Tariff Slabs and Rates:

  • for units less than 50 - 1 to 50 units = Rs.3.0 per unit
  • for units less than 100 - 1 to 100 units = Rs.3.25 per unit
  • for units less than 250 - 1 to 100 units = Rs.3.5 per unit, 101 to 250 units = Rs.4.6 per unit
  • for units more than 250 - 1 to 100 units = Rs. 3.50 per unit, 101 to 250 units = Rs.4.6 per unit, 251 and above units = Rs.6.6 per unit
Important Festivals of the district:

Aurbathimoovar Festival, Mylapore, Cape Festival, Chennai Dance & Music Festival Chennai, Chithirai Festival, Madurai, Mamallapuram Festival, Dussehra, Float Festival, Kanthuri Festival, Kartigai Deepam, Mahamagam Festival, Meenakshi Kalyanam-Madurai, Natyanjali Dance Festivals, Pongal, Tamil New Year, Thai Poosam, Thyagaraja Carnatic Music Festival-Thiruvariyar, Tourism Fair are the major festivals celebrated in The Nilgiris district.

The Nilgiris Cuisine:

Adhirasam, Avial, Biryani, Chakkoli, Chapati, Chettinad cuisine, Chippi appam, Congee, Dosa, Idiyappam, Kheer, Koottu, Koozh, Kothu Parotta, Kullakar rice, Kuzhambu, Masala, dosa, Molagoottal, Mulligatawny soup, Munthiri Kothu, Murugan Idli Shop, Murukku, Paddu, Papadum, Parotta, Paruppusilli, Pongal (dish), Poriyal, Pulihora, Puri, Puttu, Putu mayam, Rasam, Sambar, Sevai, Thoothukudi macaroon, Thuvaiyal, Upma, Uttapam, Watalappam are few of the many varieties of The Nilgiris.

Top tourist places in The Nilgiris:

Places of interest in The Nilgiris:

Adam's Fountain, Annamalai Ashram TemplePopular, Bellikkal LakePopular, Bison Valley, BellikkalPopular, Cairn Hill, CoonoorPopular, Doddabetta PeakPopular, Dolphin's NosePopular, Droog FortPopular, Elk Hill Murugan Temple, Emerald LakePopular, Fernhills PalacePopular, GlenmorganPopular, Government Museum, Hidden Valley, CoonoorPopular, Hindustan Photo Films(HPF), Holy Trinity ChurchPopular, Honey and Bee Museum, Jain Temple, Kalhatti Falls, Kamraj Sagar LakePopular, Kandal Cross, Ketti ValleyPopular, Kodanadu's View Point, KotagiriPopular, Lake District at Red HillsPopular, Lamb's Rock, CoonoorPopular, Law's Falls, MacIvor's Bund, Main Bazaar, Mariamman Temple, Marlimun LakePopular, Mini Garden (Children's Lake Garden), Mudumalai National ParkPopular, Mukurthi National Park(MNP)Popular, Nilgiri MountainsPopular, Ootacamund Club, Ooty Botanical GardensPopular, Ooty Golf CoursePopular, Ooty LakePopular, Ooty Radio Telescope, Pine ForestPopular, Pykara LakePopular, Raj BhavanPopular, Rose GardenPopular, Sacred Heart Church, Sanctuary AvalanchePopular, Shopping at Coonoor, Sim's Park, St. Catherine Water FallsPopular, St. Mary's Church, St. Stephen's ChurchPopular, St. Theresa's Church, Stone House, Summer FestivalPopular, The Tea FactoryPopular, Thomas ChurchPopular, Thread GardenPopular, Tiger HillPopular, Toda Huts, Toy Train in OotyPopular, Trekking in OotyPopular, Tribal Research Center and Tribal Museum, Upper Bhavani, Wax World, Wellington's Golf Course at CoonoorPopular, Wenlock Downs are the major tourist attractions of the district.

Agriculture:

Paddy, Groundnut, Cholam, Cotton, Sugarcane, Maize, Turmeric, Ragi, Coconut, Pulses, Cumbu are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the area.

Railway Stations in The Nilgiris district:

  • Aravankadu
  • Coonoor
  • Ketti
  • Lovedale
  • Udagamandalam
  • Wellington

Insurance Companies in The Nilgiris:

  • National Insurance ,Post Box no. 72, Sreeji Complex, Bedford Circle,, Coonoor, Tamil Nadu 643101
  • National Insurance ,Door No.1/302(2), Ooty Main Road, Wellington, The Nilgiris, Coonoor, Tamil Nadu 643101
  • United India Insurance Co. Ltd. ,Kotagiri, Tamil Nadu 643217
  • National Insurance ,No.7/358-6, Main Road, Adigaratti Post,, Coonoor, Tamil Nadu 643203
  • New India Assurance Co. Ltd. ,Annapurna Bldg, Mettupalayam, Tamil Nadu 641301

Lawyers (Advocates) in The Nilgiris:

  • Raja Advocate, 210, M.T.P Road, M.T.P Road, Near Mosque, Jothi Puram, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu 641047

Blood banks in The Nilgiris:

  • Military Hospital , Wellington

Trading companies in The Nilgiris:

  • Motilal Oswal ,NO.9 YBA BUILDING LORD WENLOCK ROADOOTY THE NILGRISDistrict:The Nilgiris,TNPostcode:643001
  • Kotak Securities ,1ST FLOOR Y B A BUILDINGSWENLOCK ROAD OOTY NILGIRIS DISTDistrict:The Nilgiris,TNPostcode:643001
  • India Infoline (IIFL) ,SOWDESHWARI COMPLEX, 92-B FIRST FLOOR, MOUNT ROADDistrict:The Nilgiris,TNPostcode:643101
  • ICICIDirect ,27-C SIMRATH VILLACLUB ROADDistrict:The Nilgiris,TNPostcode:643101
  • Angel Broking ,3/488 MILIDHANEKOTAGIRI THE NILGIRISDistrict:The Nilgiris,TNPostcode:643217

Hotels in The Nilgiris:

  • Hotel Lakeview,West Lake Road, Ooty, Ooty, Tamil Nadu 643001
  • Hotel Sapphire Grand Ooty,Church Hill Lane, Near Union Church, Behind ICICI Bank, Ooty, Nilgiri Dist.,, Tamil Nadu 643001
  • Hotel Charring Cross,Garden Rd, Pudumund, Ooty, Tamil Nadu 643001
  • Hotel Darshan,Woodcock Road, Near Lake Boat House, Ooty, Tamil Nadu 643001
  • Hotel Mount View,Ettines Road, Nilgiri District, Ooty, Tamil Nadu 643001
  • Hotel Gem Park,Sheddon Road, The Nilgiris District, Ooty, Tamil Nadu 643001
  • Hotel Mayura Sudarshan, Ooty,Opp. Good Shepherd International School Campus, Fern Hill, Ooty, Tamil Nadu 643004
  • Fortune Hotel,123, Rose Garden Road, Ooty, Tamil Nadu 643001
  • The Grange Hotel,Coonor Road, Ooty, Tamil Nadu 643001

Theatres in The Nilgiris district:

Demographics:

Taluka in the district and their information is given below.

Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches