Pykara Lake, Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

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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. Plan to see Pykara Lake and other attractions that appeal to you using our Ooty (Udhagamandalam) itinerary builder app .
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  • Enjoyed boating with clear water and pleasant weather. Also visited 6th mile and 9th mile.Nice place...  more »
  • The falls are nice.There is electrical car which takes us from the main gate to the entrance of the Fall .it cost 20 rupees per head but when I say a sligeht of hand it is 20 rupees one way you have t...  more »
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  • 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!!
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