Pykara Lake is At 22 km from Ooty, a peaceful lake on the Ooty-Mysore Road in Tamilnadu. Pykara Lake & Dam is one of the best places to visit in Ooty and an ideal place to experience a beautiful boat trip.
Pykara is a sparkling wine set amidst the lush Nilgiri valleys. There is also a blazing waterfall that goes by the same name. If you live near Ooty, a day trip can be made by car, local buses or private cabs. People can hike on the waterfall, enjoy boating and witness the picturesque valleys
Visitors can rent a motorboat or motorboat from the boat depot and enjoy a fun driving lake. The boathouse also has a restaurant and a lounge where tourists can relax. The place is a popular picnic spot for both locals and tourists. The lake is surrounded by a thick forest of Mukurth National Park. If you’re lucky, you can catch a glimpse of wildlife such as elephants roaming the shores of the lake.