Showing posts with label Ooty Lake. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Ooty Lake. Show all posts

Monday, 27 October 2014

Sanctuary Avalanche: An Eco-friendly & Picturesque Destination in Ooty


Revered as ‘Queen of the Hill Stations’, Ooty is one of the most popular hill stations in southern India. Nature has been extremely generous on this region, so you can find green meadows and hills spread everywhere you see. On your trip to Ooty, you shouldn’t miss out visiting Sanctuary Avalanche, which is among tourists visiting this hill station.

Sanctuary Avalanche, situated in the widely famous Nilgiris Hills, is a wildlife sanctuary. It was primarily constructed with an intention for protecting wildlife in Southern India. Here, you can find several species on the verge of extinction. The best aspect of this sanctuary is that all the species are taken care with extreme care. They are offered eco-friendly environment, which helps them breed with ease. This sanctuary is one of the key attractions in Ooty.

Sanctuary Avalanche Lake, Ooty
Situated at approximately 67 kilometres distance from the national park, this sanctuary is home for a plethora of wild animals. Killing wildlife is strictly forbidden in this area, so if you’re a passionate shooter, then you should either avoid shooting here or give it a miss. This sanctuary is named after an immensely popular that took place in the year 1823. It is a natural paradise for water bodies, Shola trees and orchids. Trekking enthusiasts can have fun on various trekking trails around this area. The most popular trek is along Bhawani River. You can even trek up to adjoining hills of Aravali.

Monday, 3 December 2012

Ooty Lake the pride of Nilgiris


Ooty Lake: 


It is an artificial lake escalated on a huge area at a central location is the magnificent creation of the British engineer John Sulivan in the year 1824. The original idea of constructing the lake was to use it for fishing. Presently it is the central attraction of this beautiful tourist destination. Boat house located at Lake End provides enduring boating experience, which is the major attraction for tourists. It provides pedal boats, row boats, and aqua bikes to have fun in crystal clear water of the lake. Getting a beautiful Ooty Lake view is the glamorous thing to be experienced while boating in the Lake.

Ooty Lake

Ooty Summer Attraction:

Summer attracts huge crowds of tourists to Ooty, in the Nilgiris. This destination offers many attractions in the form of entertaining festivals like annual Tea and Tourism festival held in the month of January. Summer festival held during month of May at the Botanical gardens is the prime means of attracting hoards of visitors to this place. This sixteen days long summer festival bonanza is a feast to the visitors of this hill station. The exclusive activities at this festival include flower shows, fruit shows, dog shows and cultural programs. There is a great rush at the gardens to view the exclusive varieties of flowers and fruits of the region. The most popular Ooty Lake is the venue of the boat races held every summer in the month of May. This boat races and boat show held for two days is the most alluring event for the tourists as well as the locals who flock in large numbers at the lake. Even tourists take part in large numbers in this enchanting event.

Ooty: Honeymoon Destinations

Ooty is always on the top of honeymoon destinations list. Romantic climate, glamorous views of the mountains and valleys at this destination make couples understand each other more closely. There are various option to stay in ooty but staying in cottages in Ooty would be better option for couple. There are lots of activities for them like catching the picturesque views of Dodabetta peak and Ketty valley. Enjoy a ride on the pony through the mountains and watch exotic flowers as well as bird species of the valley. Make the best of your Ooty vacations during various festivals specially organized for the tourists.