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Pykara Lake and Pykara Falls

Near Mudumalai, Ooty (Udhagamandalam), India
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Good lake and vantage points. No fall in the waterfall

July is monsoon season and yet there was very limited water. Good greenery in the area and the... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2017
New Delhi, India
Waste of time

There's a long walk - about 1 km from the parking lot. There's only one golf cart which carries... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2017
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Near Mudumalai, Ooty (Udhagamandalam), India
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Reviewed 26 August 2017

July is monsoon season and yet there was very limited water. Good greenery in the area and the walking trail from the highway to the entrance is good. Couple of eateries on the entry point on main road and they also have a golf cart...More

Thank AnuragNidhi
Reviewed 24 August 2017

There's a long walk - about 1 km from the parking lot. There's only one golf cart which carries people and drops off outside the pykara point on chargeable basis. We walked all the way rather than waiting for the pick-up and paid an entrance...More

Thank vsm993_13
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Went to Pykara on a cold rainy day! Pretty amazing place to chill out. Over-crowded when we went there. You can just have a walk in the surrounding areas with a glass of masala corn and have a nice time!

Thank Milind K
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Route to waterfall is very scenic.It is about 500 meters to the entrance and the battery operated car is to be provided for the aged and people who have trouble walking.95% of the passengers seen during my visit were able bodied and young people. The...More

Thank Udhbir S
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Owsm place as compair to all the places under 30 km. Boating is owsm. Boting sharing basis moter boat ; 100 rs. For boating & 10 rs. For lake & water

Thank Shubham S
Reviewed 19 July 2017

We liked the place it has good views and its worth a visit during the ooty trip. Surroundings are nice.

Thank KhalidNavigator
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

The view of the fall was picturesque. It was lovely one. Water was falling in the lake. Total area was picturesque.

Thank 7347733a
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

The drive from Ooty to Pykara is very amazing ! The Pykara lake is very unexplored & has a very serene surroundings . Pykara falls are also very nicely surrounded with beautiful greenery & the waterfall is plush in the rains . The place reminds...More

Thank Ameet T
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This place will remind you of the alps pics of your calendar. Sand laden rocks with falls amidst greenery will make you fall in love for this place. Even the cottages in the back ground resemble the European ones.Try to spend a whole day here...More

Thank RituAG111
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Pykara falls are formed only when the restriction dam is full of water. We could not enjoy the falls

Thank trilochansaini
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21 July 2017|
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Response from IragoudaPatil | Reviewed this property |
it's view point you can't swim
24 May 2017|
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Response from Pratik0187 | Reviewed this property |
At Pykara Lake you can spend time as long as you want. For boating you have to buy tickets which usually takes 5-10 mins. Then you have to stand in a queue which depends on the rush. Usually it is about another 20 mins... More
Balaji B
6 January 2017|
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Response from Sajith S | Reviewed this property |
Dont you think you have posted ur question in a incorrect forum