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Sanctuary Avalanche

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Nilgiri hills, Ooty (Udhagamandalam), India
+91 89032 14470
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Trip with friends to avalanche.

A road trip from Hyderabad to singara estate and from there to Ooty and there to avalanche. We... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2016
via mobile
Little bumpy ride but was good

I have been to Avalanche Sanctuary in August month and that time weather was very pleasant but... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2016
Hitesh A
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“wild animals” (11 reviews)
“forest trip” (3 reviews)
Nilgiri hills, Ooty (Udhagamandalam), India
+91 89032 14470
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Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

A road trip from Hyderabad to singara estate and from there to Ooty and there to avalanche. We could actually notice difference in the temperature drop from place to place. Beautiful location with amazing views of the reservoir with huge and tall old trees by...More

Thank AviVarma
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

I have been to Avalanche Sanctuary in August month and that time weather was very pleasant but roads are not so good. Basically a transportation vehicle is provided by the forest department. That could be a bus @ 150 or you can take a Tavera...More

Thank Hitesh A
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Transportation to is not good. So keep a good vehicle for travelling. If we are using their own transportation may need to wait 2 or 3 hours.

Thank RBalagopal22
Reviewed 21 July 2016

This is a very beautiful and close to nature kind of place. To visit this forest area you will need to go only through the government vehicle and the trip will not be very comfortable but what you see there is mesmerizing. It takes 2...More

Thank Sakina105
Reviewed 18 July 2016

It is a nice forest trip first by car from Ooty then forest safari van. 2hrs trip between the Cauliflower Shola forest, Bhavani falls and temple upto upper Bhabani lake But actual Emerald lake and Avalance lake is before the forest check post and safari...More

Thank Kalyanray2015
Reviewed 29 June 2016

visited this place on 28th june 2016. monsoon gives ooty a separate charm in itself. must visit during the monsoons. the avalanche is located at a distance of 27 kms from the main city of ooty. this place is not much popular with the tourists....More

2  Thank DrShermil
Reviewed 30 May 2016

The place works best if you know someone in Govt. Else getting a ticket into this place is a hit \ miss.

Thank Kos F
Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

Avalanche is about 27 kms from Ooty, accessible by Car and bike as well. You will find a checkpost 3 kms prior where you will have to register your vehicle's details. Once you reach the spot you can hire a Jeep or take the bus...More

1  Thank AK007_IND
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Dear Guys, Greetings ;-) Traveling is fun ;-) Traveling to hill station is even more fun ;-) It’s my pleasure to share my experience with Avalanche Eco Tourism – Nilgiri Mountains We started by morning 6 a.m from Tirupur in my bike. We reached Avalanche...More

24  Thank Rangakrishnan
Reviewed 28 April 2016

Secluded Area...Not greenish during summer...Better visit during non summer period ...it will be good i hope

Thank raaj b
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Reecha M
12 October 2017|
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Response from Rangakrishnan | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, Definitely you can visit this place with your 3 years old child. Watching forest, river, different flowers and wild animals (if you are lucky) is fun for kids. There is nothing to afraid for bringing child... More
8 February 2016|
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Response from Sachinnarayanan | Reviewed this property |
The road is open all year round till avalanche, beyond that you need permission from forest dept. Check with Bilgiris South Division office at Ooty. The road is not advisable for commute during monsoon months.
3 October 2015|
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Response from rnpravin | Reviewed this property |
its tourist place no need to get permission .just go before 2 or 3 pm ...you need get tickets for safari it will take two hours to see whole place...