This is the highest among the Mountains in South India rises to 2637 meters above sea level and lies between the junction of the Western and Eastern Ghats. One can have a splendid panoramic view of landscape of the whole Nilgiris District on a clear day. The Telescope house which is run by the Tamil Nadu Tourism Development Corporation in the Doddabetta Peak is an added attraction for the tourist to get a better view.
The amazing views of the sweeping forests of Bandipur National Park, Coimbatore plains and the open highlands of Mysore are best enjoyed. Another best part is the reserved forest area, medicinal plants and the rich vegetation around the peak. The Sunset is spectacular from this view point.
Doddabetta Peak is a perfect location for shootings, and off course the slow travellers, who would pretty sit back and breathe in the atmosphere. If will surely be adventurous, trying trekking all to Doddabetta Peak, which will be a roller coaster ride, as you will come across forests and see some peculiar creatures.