Friday, March 22, 2019

Law's Falls, Coonoor, Nilgiris

Law's Falls, Coonoor, Nilgiris
Law's Falls is located near Coonoor Town in picturesque Nilgiris Hills in Coonoor Taluk of Nilgiris District of Tamilnadu. Law's falls is set inside the Coonoor forest range with vast stretches of undisturbed nature around. It is one of the must visit Coonoor tourist places and also one of the waterfalls in Coonoor. The Falls is named after Col. Law, who constructed the new Coonoor Ghat.

This waterfall is formed by Coonoor river near its junction with the Mettupalayam Ghat Road. This small & pretty waterfall attracts huge crowd, especially during post monsoons. Since this place is close to main road, it does not need much walk/trek. One can enjoy the force of the water at bottom of the falls. The place is rocky and slippery. Height of the falls is about 30 feet.

Law's Falls is located at about 7 Kms from Coonoor, 5 Kms from Coonoor Bus Stand, 5 Kms from Coonoor Railway Station, 23 Kms from Ooty Bus Stand, 24 Kms from Ooty, 24 Kms from Ooty Railway Station, 27 Kms from Kotagiri, 28 Kms from Mettupalayam Railway Station and 65 Kms from Coimbatore Airport. Private Taxis are available from Ooty and Coonoor to reach this place. The Falls is situated on Coonoor – Mettupalayam road.