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Sim's Park Pomological Station Dolphin's Nose Viewpoint
 
Lamb's Rock Law's Falls Katary Falls
 
Pasteur Institute Silk Rearing Station Lady Caninng's Seat

Sim's Park
Sims Park Coonoor

The Sim's Park is an important place to visit in Coonoor. Spread in an area of 12 ha, the park has a collection of over 1,000 plant species, including magnolia, pines, tree ferns, and camellia. The botanical garden is partly developed in the Japanese style and derived its name from

J. D. Sim, the secretary of the Madras Club in 1874. The key attraction of the park is the annual fruit and vegetable show held in May.


Pomological Station
Pomological Station Coonoor

This is one of the three experimental fruit gardens in the Nilgris maintained by the Horticultural Department. The other two are Burliar and Kallar on the Coonoor - Mettupalayam ghat road. Apples, Plums, Peaches, Persinments, Lemons, Apricots and Pomogranates are grown here for the purpose of research. Surplus fruits and fruit based jams are sold to the public.


Dolphin's Nose Viewpoint
Dolphine nose Coonoor

The Dolphin's Nose Viewpoint is 10 km from Coonoor . It not only provides a panoramic view of the vast expanse of the Nilgiri Hills but also of Catherine Falls.



Katary Falls

The main place of attraction is the power station which supplies a power of 1000KW of power


Pasteur Institute

Tourists require a special permission to visit this institute. This institute is located near Sim's park. It was started in 1907. This institute develops vaccination for rabies (dog bite disease) and Triple Vaccine (DPT, DT & TT).In earlier days, it plays a vital role in the research of Influenza vaccine. Now itproduces Tissue Culture Anti Rabies Vaccine (TCARV) and DPT group of vaccines.


Law's Falls
Laws Falls Coonoor

The Place is a beautiful picnic spot, situated at Coonoor-Mettupalayam Road at the distance of 7 Kms from Coonoor. The height of the falls is about 180 feet. There are vast stretches of undisturbed sholas and it is a paradise for Naturalists.


Silk Rearing Station

Adjoining the Pasteur Institute there is a Silk Rearing Station maintained by the Central Silk Board. The Sericultural experts at this station may be contacted for special assistance.


Lady Caninng's Seat

From Coonoor it is 9 Kms. It is marked by a small house and commands panoramic view of the tea estates and the plains.


Lamb's Rock
Lambs Rock Coonoor

On way to Dolphin's Nose, about 5½ km from Coonoor, lies Lamb's Rock, another vantage point to view the fantastic landscape and the tea and coffee plantations.





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Nilgiri's
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