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Pykara Lake, Ooty

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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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  • You have to walk a long way for reaching the spot off the main road. Also after entering the property you have to walk down the stairs...The view is good, you will see families spending some quality t...  more »
  • The lake is only for boating. This is ~20KM from Ooty. Water is very clean. You can buy a speed boating for 3 for 10 min by paying Rs.785. Or please wait near the counter and find other small groups t...  more »
  • Pykara Lake is a place only for boating. If you want a boat of jet ride then this place is for you.Nothing else you could do here apart from boating.  more »