Kotagiri is situated at an elevation of around 1793m above sea level and is one of the three popular hilly areas located in the Nilgiris.
This hilly region is surrounded and with amazing green landscapes rich with vegetation and tea estates and offers a number of hiking options.
Around the Kotagiri community you will find numerous hills and valleys including the Doddabetta Range – 22 km away, Catherine Falls, Elk Falls and Rangaswami Pillar are the major attractions near Kotagiri and you can trek to these places.
Among the vast green landscapes and hills present, you will be met by a splendid waterfall that falls more than 240 feet and is the second highest in Nilgiris. Among the green vegetation, this landscape has streams and rivers running through the region accompanying the waterfalls giving it an immense total impression of nature and beauty.