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Address: Avalanche Road | 3 Km From Ooty, Ooty, India

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Feel the walking experience in the jungle (but no animals)

Carin Hill is one the must visit place in Ooty, its nearly 7kms distance from Ooty main city. Entry fee for adult is Rs.20/- and parking fee is Rs.10/-. There was one small... read more

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Dinesh K
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Coimbatore, India
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Coimbatore, India
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Carin Hill is one the must visit place in Ooty, its nearly 7kms distance from Ooty main city. Entry fee for adult is Rs.20/- and parking fee is Rs.10/-. There was one small Museum, once you entered into this you are requested to have a look at the historical photographs of Nilgiris and the life cycle of tribal people. Then... More 

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Worcestershire, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 274 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017

We went with a guide, not only for the walk but to see the birds and animals. It is a great walk, has a small museum, a bridge walk and a lookout tower. We saw many birds, Nilgiri Monkeys, Giant Squirrels and Wild Bison. The views from the top are also very good.

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Thank Warks
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

It is must visit place, with a nature walking trail of 2 km. The canopy built within the trees are good attraction. The view point have very good view of the city from the top.

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Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed 30 January 2017

A walk in woods is a must to experience the pine ecosystem. A refreshing walk for couples in search of some "We" time. The view from the watch tower is good.

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Thank Indira M
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Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Was recommended to us by locals and was a delightful surprise. A small and easy trek amid nature with breathtaking views of ooty ( from the watch tower). Good for families with children too. There is a small informational section at one side which can be visited. Price is all inclusive ₹20 for adults & ₹10 for kids. Parking was... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Cairnhill is located 7 kms away from Ooty, along the road leading towards Nanjanad, Avalanche,Munjoor, etc. Great place for trekking also an excellent picnic spot, must watch in day time. The entrance road to the hill is flanked by dense cypress trees. This reserve gets its name because of a Cairn, piled stone circle – a pre-historical burial site of... More 

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Bangalore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Cairnhill is located 5 kms away from Udhagamandalam. Interesting canopy walk. good for a small trek. Best place for the people who like nature. Must see place during the day time.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

This place probably would be the most calm and truly close to the nature. We came to know about this place from team Adventura who does camping in ooty. A good walk/ trekking

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Cooch Behar
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Small trek route into the wilderness. Wooden canopy walk is interesting. Few models of leopard, giant squirrel, owl and butterfly placed on the tree. A watch tower. For who loves loneliness. Tribal museum is the same place. Entry fee and camera charges 10/- & 20/-.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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Reviewed 16 May 2016

When we went, we were the only family there. Canopy walk was good, kids will enjoy. Nice place to take photos. Tourism dept need to promote this place. This is located on the main road to avalanche, just after the Fern Hill.

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