Bellikal Lake Ooty
Bellikal lake is a nice and ideal place for picnic near Ooty. Bellikkal is the name of the small village in nilgiris district. The popular wildlife areas like mudumalai, masinagudi and bandipur forest are very close to the lake. The lake is the drinking facility for the wildlife living in the surrounding forest. Tourist can spot wildlife like elephants, deers and tigers during the late evenings and early mornings. There are various tyes of birds living here and it is also a best spot for bird watching. Activities like trekking and hiking are possible near the lake. But need proper guide to do those activities.