Pykara Lake, Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

#1 of 70 in Things to do in Ooty (Udhagamandalam)
Water Body · Nature / Park
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. Plan to see Pykara Lake and other attractions that appeal to you using our Ooty (Udhagamandalam) itinerary builder app.
Create an itinerary including Pykara Lake
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors

Pykara Lake reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 4.0
1,651 reviews
  • Great place to visit. Boating and horse riding are too good. Was crowded and some people were not at all aware about covid I guess, not even wearing a mask. So people with kids have to consider that.  more »
  • Motor boat ride 3 persons is must try one in pykara lake. Awesome experience. View of the lake is good.  more »
  • A very beautiful lake with a beautiful scenery. Boating is a must here and try to go on the speed boat it is an amazing thing that you must experience
  • Awesome water lake,excellent facilities. Take the speed boat 🚤 for thrilling ride. Worth Visiting and Worth every penny!!
  • Build a trip
    Tell us where and when you
    want to go, we will build
    the best sightseeing itinerary
  • Refine it
    You have complete flexibility on your destinations and itinerary
  • Book as a package
    Use our travel agents to get
    package savings and hassle free booking
  • Enjoy your trip!
    Enjoy our 24x7
    on-trip assistance