Pykara Lake, Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

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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.
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  • We won't Recomond anyone to visit as the place is not at all worth visiting, the distance to walk is too much, journey also too far from Ooty by Car, Also water in d lake was too less, whatever we...  more »
  • Pykara Lake is situated a bit away from actual ooty, however the pristine waters and calm scenery more than make up for the distance. They have boating options at the lake and for hungry citizens...  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!!

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