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2 Mountain Peaks to explore in Nilgiris

The Name ‘Nilgiris’ means Blue hills (Neelam – Blue and Giri – Hill or Mountain). The view of the violet blossoms of ‘kurinji’ flower enveloping the hill ranges periodically. Hence the name Nilgiri arose.

Doddabetta PeakDoddabetta Peak, Tamil Nadu 643002

Highest mountain in the Nilgiris and a reserve forest.

Rangaswamy PeakAracode, Tamil Nadu 643216, India

This is a famous tourist spot in Kotagiri. A very steep peak and not climbed yet. Trekking area, viewpoint.