Emerald Lake Ooty

Emerald Lake is one of the must see spot in Ooty. It is placed near Emerald village in Ooty. It is located in a region called the silent valley which is about 25 kilometers from the Ooty town center.The lake is an important tourist and picnic spot for the visitors. There are various birds, duck and other aquatic animals found in this lake.The lake is urrounded by tea plantation and you can taste fresh tea near the banks of the lake. A special permission needed from the forest department to visit this place. The area is very beautiful, clean and away from the noisy ooty crowd. The area is also a place for activities like trekking and cycling. Red hill nature resort is nearby and offer accommodation for the visitors.