Thursday, December 24, 2015

Botanical Garden, Kolli Hills

Botanical Garden, Kolli Hills
Botanical Garden is another place of importance in Kollimalai. It is situated three kilometers away from Semmedu formed at the old TAMPCOL site. This garden has a Park, Eco friendly cottages, Rose Garden, Herbal Park and a view point. The Children's park is situated just above the fountain in the Botanical Garden with statues of animals, see saw, wave slide, deluxe circular swing, merry go round, etc are in the Children`s park.

There is also a porch room for flowers show in this park. This Botanical Garden is maintained by the government and has a large variety of local and regional plants. You will find a beautiful range of colorful flowers, medicinal herbs and plants. There is a pineapple research farm where hybrid species are grown.
Eco Friendly Cottages
One Boat type cottage is available for the tourist to take rest at garden. Surrounded by bamboo trees and flower plants it attracts lot of tourist. 

A Japanese type cottage is constructed here where the tourist can take their food and have rest which is covered with grass in the roof. In front of the cottage a Volcano turtle type statue made out of Lava is available. 

A Cave type cottage is also there where the tourist can cave the feel of a cave in darkness with a fiber Tiger is placed on a rock which will roar when somebody crosses with the help of sensors fixed around.