Taurus home stay is surrounded by acres of untouched tranquil tea plantation facing the east valley where you wake up to the symphony of birds and the dance of sunlight and stroll along the plantation and come back to the fine dining of hame made food . Taurus home stay and its surrounding habitat is home to the Bisons (Indian gaur ) , leopard , Sloth bear , Barking deer, Mouse deer , Porcupine, Wild bore , Black panther , and about 50 bird species which makes the place a must visit for bird , wildlife photographers and Nature lovers. Taurus is situated in a valley and has a wider view of the skies and is a perfect place for star gazing .
Kotagiri is a small hill town in the nilgiris about 30 km from ooty , Tamilnadu . Kotagiri can be accessed from Coimbatore , coonoor and ooty . The tourist attractions are Catherin water fall , Kodanadu view point , the bungalow of the founder of the nilgiris and Ralhia dam. The road connecting to Kotagiri is perfect for biking .