Other things to do in Coonoor include an outing to Catherine Falls, an impressive double cascade in Kotagiri. Lamb's Rock is a lookout point providing sweeping views of the Coimbatore plains. A trip to Sim's Park, a ferching botanical garden set amidst shola forests, provides for hours of pleasant walking.
You can also walk past Highfield Tea Estate and get some insights into the process of tea-making at the Guernsey Tea Factory Coonoor is also home to a rich Toda tribal culture and you can buy tribal crafts and artefacts at the charming Green Shop here.
How to reach Coonor?
Reach Coonoor is about 280 km from Bengaluru and a six-hour drive via Mysore.
Stay Do it in style and stay at the luxurious Kunumba Village Resort which has a superb selling and great service. Shop Local produce is a nice thing to take back from Coonoor. Check out the stores that sell wild honey and handmade chocolates and take them back home for friends and family.