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Must do boat ride on the famous Ooty Lake

The Lake was good and the boat ride was as good as promised in all the movies . However it was very... read more

Reviewed yesterday
karunamoy k
Unlimited fun

The ooty lake is a place for boating, where one has the option of row, pedalos or motor boats to... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Aaqarsh
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Chennai (Madras), India
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North Lake Road, Ooty (Udhagamandalam), India
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Reviewed yesterday

The Lake was good and the boat ride was as good as promised in all the movies . However it was very very commercialized with all the tourist shop outlets complex and one can only imagine how it would be in peak tourist season. The...More

Thank karunamoy k
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The ooty lake is a place for boating, where one has the option of row, pedalos or motor boats to float in the lap of mother nature. There are places to rest and dine. The fun rides for the children was icing on the cake....More

Thank Aaqarsh
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I was expecting a cycling track around the lake (like Kodaikanal) but it was not the case... if you like boating then go for this place. Else, there is nothing much to do here... There are few shops and attractions at the lake edge (antiques,...More

Thank GaneshJ
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Reviewed 5 days ago

A variety of boat rides like pedal boats, speed boats available for your choice. Usually crowded during peak season and may result in a long waiting time depending on the availability of the boats. One can enjoy the beauty of nature while on the boat....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had been to Ooty several times but this is only my second visit to the lake. It is quite good. I did pedal boating here for about 30 minutes I think. Good scenery filled with lots of green trees. Must visit if you are...More

Thank Aadi1234
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Ooty Lake is merely 2 km from Ooty town. It is good lake but the water is dirty. One can enjoy by taking a ride in the boat.

Thank saikatkundu600
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ooty lake is a popular tourist spot.The boat house situated nearby it is the major attraction.So we can enjoy boating and will get a thrilling experience.From my ride i understood that well safety is ensured by them.if u go to ooty dont miss this experience

Thank raz_nibras
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Ooty Lake has a good view. Boating is one of the activities offered there. Horse Riding being another one. Boating duration is for about 30 mins. They have a mini toy train which will excite kids. Other than that they have the usual horror house,...More

Thank Chaitra A
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The lake is well maintained but heavily crowded... enjoyed a lot, kids friendly... boating is awesome don't miss

Thank Aabhinandan
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is so popular that if you don’t do boating here then you are disqualified from visiting Ooty. As expected, it is a bit crowdy place with lots of eateries and shops selling knickknacks nearby. There is entrance fee of Rs.13 per head. There...More

Thank Radhakrishna K
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Ankur J
24 March 2018|
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9.00 Am to 6.00 Pm
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Rohan K
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Response from IragoudaPatil | Reviewed this property |
Better to hire taxi the price will be between 1200 rs to 1500 Rs for 5 to 6 hrs. One day you can hire for Ooty ( doddabetta, lake, botanical garden,rose garden,tea factory) 10 am to 4 pm One day Paykara side it's more... More
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vijaya r
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Response from IragoudaPatil | Reviewed this property |
for pedal boat for 20 min 2 seater 175 rs 4 seater 260 rs
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