Dolphin's Nose, Coonoor

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Enjoy a scenic drive to Dolphin's Nose, culminating in breathtaking views of the surrounding landscape and waterfalls. After a winding drive through tea plantations, you'll reach the lookout point, a huge rock formation resembling the nose of a dolphin. The viewpoint sits at 304 m (1,000 ft) above sea level. Try to visit early in the morning to avoid the crowds and snap some fantastic photographs. Make Dolphin's Nose a centerpiece of your Coonoor vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Coonoor trip planner.
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  • The drive from Coonoor to Dolphins nest is very pleasant and scenic. Though the view was blocked by fog at the spot when we arrived there,it slowly receded and in the midst of it the greenery and a co...  more »
  • It was a very nice place to see the valley.You could see the magnificent view of a waterfall which beautifying the whole valley of tea garden. A must visit place on earth.  more »
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  • It is a nice view point particularly if it is a sunny day. The view is very good. Only problem is parking your car. The local youths are making money for your parking without providing you any help. However you can enjoy the scenic beauty. While enjoying you can relish with a cup of coffee or boiled sweet corn.
  • A wonderful place to visit during peak season. A lot monkeys are happily jumping around. The climate will be be warm compared to the city. Best time to visit is during it's peak season.
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