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Beautiful Avalanche Lake.

It is indeed a good lake to visit. Just that you are not allowed to go into the water for reasons... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Footprints824134
Great view

The whether was really good and the view is just amazing. Its a must place to travel if you are... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Vaishnavi D
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Bengaluru, India
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Avalance, Ooty, India
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Reviewed 6 days ago

It is indeed a good lake to visit. Just that you are not allowed to go into the water for reasons that it is situated in the forest range.

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Reviewed 6 days ago

The lake by itself is a wonderful piece of nature. Unfortunately, the view was marred by the vegetation all around. The access road was horrible and with the forest guard preventing any stops on the way, the experience was sublime. Perhaps there is a better...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The whether was really good and the view is just amazing. Its a must place to travel if you are nature lover

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nyc place to visit. U have to register there and wait for long. :( To reach the place it's a superb driving experience from ooty town. Loved the experience

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Comparatively it is less popular and known in Ooty lakes. Natural beautiful lake which gives you the inner peace.. go for it if you have covered other places

2  Thank Chintan m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's around 20 Kms from Ooty and takes about 1.5 to 2 hours to reach. Last 4-5 Kms of road is not in good condition. However, during our journey, there were beautiful tea estates and breathtaking valleys. Private vehicles are allowed only till forest department...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

This place remains closed on every monday. Opt for van/bus tour which costs 150 rs per person rather than jeep tour. Very calm and beautiful place to spend good time.

1  Thank AshishM1330
Reviewed 6 September 2018

We booked the jeep of Forest Dept. The first stop was the Shola view point. The trees like green Cauliflowers. The next stop was near the Bhavani amman temple. The last stop was the upper bhavani lake.

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Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

I been many times in ooty but that time i can’t reach here .so this time I came here .first think the road was so so bad .i don’t how people came here by car .its 27 Km away from ooty .but it’s take to...More

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Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Avalanche Lake is located 28 kilometers from Ooty in the Nilgiris district in Tamil Nadu. The lake derived the name avalanche because of a huge landslide (avalanche) that occurred in the region in the early 1800s Avalanche Lake is an important tourism destination in the...More

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We traveled in mid August, The roads are tough, not a popular tourist route. After crossing some large boarding schools, the road passes through hill villages. Many places land slides had damaged the road. As you enter the... More
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Response from ghosal_rg | Reviewed this property |
This is actually not a safari, however outside vehicles are not allowed inside the protected area. You have to book ticket from their counter for their bus or jeep. Reach there by 9.30 am, then based on the number of... More
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