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Sanctuary Avalanche, Ooty

Categories: Wildlife Areas, Nature & Parks
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4.1/5 based on 140 reviews on the web
Enjoy nature at Sanctuary Avalanche, a forested wildlife reserve in the Nilgiri mountains. A popular tourist attraction for nature lovers in Ooty area, this grassed areas with cauliflower shola trees, rhododendrons and orchids provide excellent hiking opportunities, the most popular being the one along Bhawani River. Climb up the hills to get a sweeping view of Ooty and visit a Toda highlander village and see their cylindrical huts. The area centers on Lake Avalanche, famous for its trout. Rent fishing gear from the trout hatchery and fish for some fine trout specimens. Boating trips can also be arranged. Do not worry, there are presently no dangers of avalanches here. The last one, for which it got the name, took place in 1825. Add Sanctuary Avalanche and other attractions to your Ooty trip itinerary using our Ooty trip generator.
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  • We had traveled a lot before visiting this one in the same area and found many wild life on our way from Bengaluru to to Connor and seen a lot of wild life and hence compare to that we did see nothing...  read more »
  • Avalanche is the one of the best place to visit in ooty for enjoying the beauty of nature. It's about a hr drive from the town 
  • We went to this sanctuary in car. Its very traffic, road is not good and it has taken 2 to 3 hours taken to go to this sanctuary. While going their, there are few more places are for visiting. One is ...  read more »
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