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Sanctuary Avalanche

#15 of 66 things to do in Ooty Features Animals
Nilgiri hills, Ooty, India
+91 89032 14470
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This natural paradise has an extensive cover of water bodies,shola trees,rhododendrons and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
khan25kareena
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Vadodara, India
Stunning view of sanctuary avalanche

This sanctuary is surrounded by a dense forest with a beautiful view of the peeping sun in the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Heena S
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Nilgiri hills, Ooty, India
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This natural paradise has an extensive cover of water bodies,shola trees,rhododendrons and orchids.Trekking enthusiasts keep flocking here to try their hands at the various trekking trails.

Thank khan25kareena
Reviewed 4 days ago

This sanctuary is surrounded by a dense forest with a beautiful view of the peeping sun in the forest. It was an stunning treat to our eyes.

Thank Heena S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is another place for relax.we were make a walk through that lake side that makes so happy.we were so enjoyed that.

Thank jishnumj
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is cool and fragrant forested area.Avalanche is 25 kms from Ooty,ideal for trekking.The avalanche River is an anglers delight abounding in trout.

Thank nbbhagodiya
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a 2 hours jungle safari and the total distance covered is 48 kms both ways. Tickets are available in the entrance of the sanctuary and a 16 seater coach will take you for a ride. Roads doesn't exist and too dangerous as the...More

Thank ShaanRoy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

thanks for holidayscab.com to arranged this trip wonderful our team really enjoyed this place .i recommend this place for natural lovers

Thank officefs t
Reviewed 6 February 2017

It become a major attraction with unbelievable crowd. Hardly any chance to spot animals due to crowd / number of vehicles plying. Would suggest Upper Bhavani or Trek via Emerald for better chance of animal spotting. But lovely views around and a good couple of...More

Thank AnanthTE
Reviewed 23 December 2016

It is not very clear why it is called a sanctuary. There are two end points inside one which the forest department vehicles will take to in which you can see the Amman Temple, a very steep waterfalls beside and a good view of the...More

Thank Anand G
Reviewed 5 September 2016

We had traveled a lot before visiting this one in the same area and found many wild life on our way from Bengaluru to to Connor and seen a lot of wild life and hence compare to that we did see nothing . What we...More

1  Thank Chetan F
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Avalanche is the one of the best place to visit in ooty for enjoying the beauty of nature. It's about a hr drive from the town

1  Thank Gugan_Ilango
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Kalyanray2015
Is it open round the year or closed sometime
8 February 2016|
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Response from Sachinnarayanan | Reviewed this property |
The road is open all year round till avalanche, beyond that you need permission from forest dept. Check with Bilgiris South Division office at Ooty. The road is not advisable for commute during monsoon months.
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Kevin_George_Explore
Is prior permission required to visit these places as it falls under the forest? What time does it start to allow visitors?
2 October 2015|
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Response from rnpravin | Reviewed this property |
its tourist place no need to get permission .just go before 2 or 3 pm ...you need get tickets for safari it will take two hours to see whole place...
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Pranav948
Any reccomendations for stay?We are a group of bikers planning to go 2 weekends later.We donot mind camping/tenting at the venue
4 March 2015|
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Response from Nagnish | Reviewed this property |
Avalanche's the place to visit in the outskirts of OOTY (40kms ). But one of the best places I have everf seen in my life. Once after driving down for about 40kms, you will reach Avalanche forest area. You will stop your two... More
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