Going to experience the valleys and natural beauty of Ooty? Don't let your expedition be just a dream and forgetting. Create the everlasting memories for yourself and your dear ones. Every time you plan a trip out of town, kids in the family start persisting you to bring something for them and so the other people around. And yes, bringing gifts and souvenirs for people and yourself as well is the best way to share your experience. It is the ideal way to relive those memories which you have created. But the real challenge is what to buy? What is the specialty of the place and from where you can allocate it. Let's make it easy for you on your this trip to Ooty.
The things you should buy before returning from Ooty are:
- Homemade Chocolates– Chocolate is a perfect gift for people of all ages and especially for kids. You can get the endless variety of chocolates in Ooty at the price much lower than the factory rates. You can purchase 100grams of chocolate for just Rs.50.
- Aromatic Oils– Spreading the aroma of sandalwood, lemon, heena, camphor, olive and grass, these aromatic oils come in various fragnance. They will be the best piece of souvenir and never let you forget about your trip.
- Tea– Since tea is locally grown and cultivated you get it at a reasonable price and in a variety of flavors. You can get the herbal tea, which is good for the health of your family and friends.
Spare some time and don't forget to visit these Shopping Hubs:
Main Bazaar- Located at the centre of Ooty, it is the best shopping hub in Ooty. Everything that is majorly produced in town is available here. You can get authentic Ooty chocolates, honey, spices and gourmet cheese. The prices charged are negotiable, so don't hesitate in practicing your bargaining skills.
Commercial Road – It is an important commercial destination of the town. Various shops and stalls have been setup along the roadside. It is very famous for warm clothes. Here, you can get socks and gloves for only Rs.10 and jackets for Rs.100.
Tibetan Market- This market is an apt place to buy decent and inexpensive woolen clothes. A rich and colourful variety of sweaters, gloves and caps will allure you to shop until the last penny. This place is situated opposite to Ooty Botanical Garden. You can have an authentic local experience in the streets of this market.