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Address: Ooty, India

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Plan it in advance

One needs to plan properly, to go and visit this place as it usually takes a day of your schedule. Once you reach the Forest office, you have to patiently wait for a vehicle from... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 30, 2015
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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Beautiful Drive but long wait time unless you reach there before 9:00 AM. It is just nature, peace, lake, view.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

One needs to plan properly, to go and visit this place as it usually takes a day of your schedule. Once you reach the Forest office, you have to patiently wait for a vehicle from the Forest dept to take you to Avalanche Lake, The ride to the place is average, and its just like a sight seeing visit to... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Amazing landscape and nature at its best.The mountains with yellow small flowers and stream of water in between was pleasant to watch, the Ecotour is nice idea to give access to the people who visit this place.Must place to visit in Ooty.

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Tirupur, India
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Hi, Avalanche Lake visit is must on your visit to OOty. Its a great experience. If you are going with friends and family make a visit

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Great view but then the journey to the lake is not great and you need to spend half a day for this site seeing alone

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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52 reviews 52 reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

An old British house with 3 spacious rooms. The food was very tasty. The best place to stay in Avalanche lake.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

the lake was good n quite n it was a good place to hangout with your partner n u n can even hav good n romantic time with your partner n crows were there n fishes were there....had a good time wid nature

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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

scenic place quite and calm good enough to get peace of mind.You feel relieved of all the worries in your life and get tuned to the rythm of nature

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Chennai
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

The place is distinctly noted for two lakes side by side, known as Avalanche Lake and Emerald Lake. A small bride separates the two lakes. The water of the lakes is truly crystal clear and we could not resist ourselves from dipping our feet in the lake. The place is so less known to the public that you will not... More 

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Cuttack, India
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51 reviews 51 reviews
23 attraction reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015 via mobile

Again here there is a confusion. This lake mentioned as Avalanche Lake is actually "Lakkidi Lake". The name is clearly displayed. However since guides tell this as Avalanche Lake tourists name is so. I had been here recently and my tips are below: 1. Book a cab from Ooty. You can cover Lakkidi Lake (Avalanche Lake for some), Emerald Dam,... More 

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