Lakes in Ooty

Ooty Lake

Ooty Lake is this hill town’s most famous and lively tourist spot. This lake is formed by john sullivan and it covers an area of 65 acres.The Boat house situated by the lake, which offers boating facilities to tourists, is a major tourist attraction in Ooty.Boat pageantry and races are organised at this lake during the summer festival. The lake is surrounded by groves of Eucalyptus trees, also features a garden, a mini train and an amusement park.

Emerald Lake

Located in the upper plateau of the nilgiri hills, it’s hardly 25 km from Ooty. It’s a part of silent valley.The lake is an important tourist and picnic spot in the region. The lake is famous for its different varieties of fishes in the lake and birds in the area.Visitors can enjoy sunrise and sunset from this place. Surrounded by tea plantations and acres of rolling meadows, Emerald Lake is a great place for the lovers of photography.

Pykara Lake

Pykara Lake is a popular getaway place for the people of ooty. Located between the lush green valleys of Ooty and surrounded by the dense forest.It’s a relaxing spot for visitors away from the city crowd. Great place for boating in Ooty. Nice landscape. The boat house also includes a restaurant and a rest house, where tourists can relax. Tourists can visit the clean and beautiful Pykara Lake, which is free from pollution and is not very crowded.