Elk Hill Murugan Temple, Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

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#2 of 15 in Historic Sites in Ooty (Udhagamandalam)
Carved into the hillside and set among the picturesque forested hills, Elk Hill Murugan Temple offers views of the town of Ooty. Dedicated to the god of love and war, the temple features a large statue of Lord Murugan and several smaller statues of other deities from the Hindu pantheon. The meditative surroundings and calming atmosphere attract visitors who come to enjoy some peace and quiet. Be prepared to climb a flight of nearly 85 steps to reach the top of the temple. To visit Elk Hill Murugan Temple on your holiday in Ooty (Udhagamandalam), and find out what else Ooty (Udhagamandalam) has to offer, use our Ooty (Udhagamandalam) vacation planner .
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  • We were blessed by murugan, we were late in evening main temple was closed but still took pictures and blessing of murugan  more »
  • Elk Hill nice holy feel place nice temple and view is also very good , one can feel nature there must visit  more »
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  • Murugan temple located top of the hills very peaceful place.. 3 km from ooty main road Nice place for family visit
  • Best Place to visit at least once when visiting ooty, but be ready to climb 108 steps barefooted. Good Vibes while visiting temple.
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