Pykara Lake

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  • Address: Near Mukurthi National Park, Ooty, Tamil Nadu, India
  • Timings: 08:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: 20 INR
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Water Body, Scenic Drive, Family And Kids, Lake, Boating, Picnic Spot

Nestled in the Nilgiris, situated near the Mukurthi National Park and around 20 kms from Ooty town, the Pykara Lake is a breathtaking site to behold. The drive to the lake is also a beautiful one. The Paykara waterfalls are nearby and one needs to hike up for around a kilometre to reach the falls. Head out to the lake for some relaxing time with your family. Go boating or picnicking and don’t forget to hog on the pakoras and boiled peanuts available at various stalls around the lake. Also, visit the popular attractions in the city by following Ooty Itinerary 3 Days.

Pykara Lake Travel Tips

  • Carry packed food and water as there are few restaurants in this area.

Entrance Ticket Details For Pykara Lake

  • Boating charges apply.

Pykara Lake Hours

  • Boating facility opens by 9:30 am to 10:00 am.

How to Reach Pykara Lake

  • Pykara bus station

  • Government owned snack shack

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  • Pykara Lake Address: Near Mukurthi National Park, Ooty, Tamil Nadu, India
  • Pykara Lake Timing: 08:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Pykara Lake Price: 20 INR
  • Best time to visit Pykara Lake(preferred time): 08:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Time required to visit Pykara Lake: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 95% of people who visit Ooty include Pykara Lake in their plan

  • 58.78% of people start their Pykara Lake visit around 08 AM - 09 AM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Pykara Lake

Friday, Saturday and Sunday

92.61% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Pykara Lake

People normally club together Government Botanical Gardens and Wenlock Downs 9th Mile Shooting Medu while planning their visit to Pykara Lake.

People also prefer to start their day with Pykara Lake.

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