Pykara Lake and Pykara Falls, Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

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#5 of 18 in Nature in Ooty (Udhagamandalam)
Formed after a dam and power plant was introduced to the village, Pykara Lake and Pykara Falls is surrounded by lush greenery and makes the perfect spot for picnicking. Look toward the end of the dam to see the waterfall, and take a boat ride on the lake. A nearby boat house offers visitors a place to eat and relax, with more dining options available in the village. Come here to relax, admire the scenery, and take a few photos. To visit Pykara Lake and Pykara Falls and other attractions in Ooty (Udhagamandalam), use our Ooty (Udhagamandalam) trip planning app .
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  • It is quite a small fall almost like a rapid we experience during river rafting. I have seen much better water falls.  more »
  • Motor Boat Ride is fantastic. Expect a waiting time of 1 hours ( for ticket booking and for ride queue) .  more »
  • It's an amazing place, but be ready to walk and climb. From the main road, it's 300mts or so to the entrance, which u have to walk or elders and kids can take the golf cart ride in the 6/8seater buggy...  more »
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