How many places do you actually come across where you have a park exclusively for the deer? Well you have one in Ooty. Located right in the town about a kilometer away from the Ooty Lake, Ooty Deer Park is one of the most easily accessible locations in Ooty. After a casual stroll by the lake you can gear up bigger adventures and get the excitement on, by a visit to the deer park. This place is like a "demo" version for what is in store for you as you go for some real sightseeing.
The park hosts a variety of flora and fauna and despite the name; deer is not the only animal you find here. You find a variety of different species of deer like the Sambhar and the Chithal. The park also houses hares and rabbits and a wide variety of birds. The flowers and the trees that grow inside, add beauty to the surroundings. The park is well maintained and the animals are well taken care of. You have a lot of places to hang out nearby the Ooty Deer Park. There are a couple of Ooty hotels and Ooty restaurants and also some Ooty resorts nearby. Ooty Deer Park is one of those places which can be visited round the year and always comes as a consolation if you are unable to visit the more exotic places during the monsoon. It is definitely worth your time, to just drop by and visit the Ooty Dear Park.