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Mannavanur Lake

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Such a wonderful lake and boating they charged 180 rs for half an hours boating we enjoyed the trip... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Biju-189
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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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An awesome getaway

Mannavanur Lake is a beautiful place and it is worth the visit. The lake is big and they provide... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Such a wonderful lake and boating they charged 180 rs for half an hours boating we enjoyed the trip such a lovely lake and they cleaned very neatly,a place must go

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We get to see many such view points in and around Kodai. We felt it was not a great experience travelling 25 kms to visit this lake as we cannot even go 500 mtrs near the lake. Its just another view point. Sheep farm and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a vast span of water that makes for a beautiful view. Enjoyed the drive to this place and since it is less commercialised, one could enjoy just being in unison with nature

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mannavanur Lake is a beautiful place and it is worth the visit. The lake is big and they provide Perusal sarsaparilla is a small bowl and it is like boat made of wood). Though the charges are high for each person to travel in it....More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank heisenberg12345
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This natural beauty lies some 30 KMs away from Kodaikanal town. The drive to this place is really awesome. The place is less comercialized and not much tourists visot this place. The view points and the medows are really beautiful. Several activoties like boating, trekking...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank anaghas2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Peaceful & no much crowded place...awesome weather & wind always.Give a try for boating.Need to walk for 15min to reach the lake from entrance gate and they charging Rs.30 for single adult.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank arunkumar k
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My guides brought me to many attractions in Kodaikanal, but the sheep research centre at Mannavanur is easily my favorite place in the highlands. It is quite a distance from town, which probably explain the lack of crowds. Breathe in the fresh air and bask...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank xlne
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice to see lake with water with mountain viewing..it’s good for eyes..some mind relaxation..recommend to going with couples

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jahabardeen
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful natural resource being mismanaged. The authorities are hardly taking any step towards cleanliness discipline and beautification of the asset. You can do boating and cycling. No public washroom facility around, so please be careful.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank subrat m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this man made lake (a small dam) is nestled in a grassy valley, surrounded by rare grass land hills. While most grass land was planted with introduced tree species (eucy, pine, acacia), this area became a Government sheep farm, testing sheep varieties for suitablility to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Bakpakker
13 October 2018|
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Response from GShyamK1 | Reviewed this property |
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ShaanI9
28 September 2018|
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Response from nytikjoshi | Reviewed this property |
This is in one far away place and the Berjiemen lake is in an other Al to gather different place Yes if you use Google maps you will be able to reach there.
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harishmafil
25 September 2018|
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Response from Kanchan Kumar A | Reviewed this property |
One day trip with 18 people is very very short. The best thing you can do is to spend your time at Kodaikanal lake which is at heart of the city. Young ones can do cycling around lake, old ones can do boating in lake. Do... More
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