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Pykara Lake, Ooty

(4/5 based on 1,100+ reviews on the web)
Discover Toda settlements and the wildlife habitat around Pykara Lake, where you can see how varied plant and animal life flourishes in and around a reservoir of water created to support a hydro-electric power project. Follow the river that flows over series of waterfalls until your reach the last two, with heights of 55 m (180 ft) and 61 m (200 ft). Book a room at a boat house on the lake for that authentic experience and a chance to explore at your own pace. Put Pykara Lake at the forefront of your travel plans using our Ooty trip generator.
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  • We loved the ambience of the lake. The waterfall is quite a climb though. The view is well enough, not stunning but picturesque.  more »
  • A bit far from Ooty, but worth a visit . Off the main road , the road is rough say for a couple of kilometers down to the lake but did it in my standard saloon, no issues. Nice boat ride...The ride to...  more »
  • Little away from city but an excellent lake. Tried boating and enjoyed it. Very scenic. Large boats doesnt have safety wear.  more »