Dating back to 19th century, St. Stephan Church is a place to visit in Ooty for its architectural beauty and religious importance. Although comparatively simpler, this church has beautiful interiors. The painted glass windows along with the painting of Last Supper is especially captivating.It is said that the timber used in the construction of this chruch was brought from Srinangapatna as well as from the Tipu Sultan Palace.

Dating back to 19th century, St. Stephan Church is a place to visit in Ooty for its architectural beauty and religious importance. Although comparatively simpler, this church has beautiful interiors. The painted glass windows along with the painting of Last Supper is especially captivating.It is said that the timber used in the construction of this chruch was brought from Srinangapatna as well as from the Tipu Sultan Palace.

The St Stephens Church is visited by lots of tourists every year and it is a main tourist attraction in Ooty. The structure still stands tall and there are no signs of wear and tear although it has been about two hundred years since it was built. Whatever said and done about the British, they sure knew how to build structures that stand the test of time and the structures they built during their time, still stand tall in the different parts of our country.

There are sufficient Ooty restaurants and Ooty hotels and also some Ooty resorts located in the nearby areas, if you are looking for a place of accommodation somewhere near the church. You also have a lot of Ooty restaurants nearby where you can have a quick bite before you are off to other exotic places for sightseeing. The Ooty St.Stephen’s Church is a symbol of the rich history of Ooty.

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