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Just a huge cliff

one can enroute this place in mysore road..Its just a cliff covered with green lawns and small... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2017
rituchander
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Chennai (Madras), India
NICE VIEW FROM THE TOP

You have to climb a lot for this place if your not taking a horse ride but the view is worth it... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2017
716prateekc
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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“pine trees” (12 reviews)
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Ooty (Udhagamandalam), India
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Reviewed 16 April 2017

one can enroute this place in mysore road..Its just a cliff covered with green lawns and small trees.. one can trek down to a small lake there.. u can also go for horse riding..just a normal picnic spot..

Thank rituchander
Reviewed 9 April 2017

You have to climb a lot for this place if your not taking a horse ride but the view is worth it. All in all a nice experience and a lot of picture clicking spots.

Thank 716prateekc
Reviewed 3 April 2017

This place surprised with its beauty beyond my expectation. Descend through pine trees to find a serene lake. Decently maintained.

1  Thank Tn R
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

It is just a green hill are with a view to the valley where film shooting is done. You can take a horse ride. Nothing much to see except a walk uphill and downhill. the place has a token entry fees of INR 5.00.

Thank rksinha1959
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Shooting point is an Amazing Landscape. Mesmerizing view all around. You can cover this point while visiting Pykara Lake.

Thank TravelFunUnLtd
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

If you love nature then you must visit this place. You also can ride horses here( not for free). Entry fees is very less. You can click pictures( that's what this kids do these days ).

Thank Rohan S
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

I feel this is an untouched beauty, a must visit location during these 2 months time. Plan to spend a lot of time here

Thank 1matkustaa
Reviewed 15 March 2017

As the name goes, it is a steep slope covered by evergreen trees. At the bottom, a beautiful lake is there. Horse ride is available to take a stride beside the lake. People say many films were shot here.

Thank SabyasachiDutta
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Nice Place to visit in Ooty. good place for the photographer's to take the perfect snap of the landscapes.

Thank Shyam2905
Reviewed 13 March 2017

View is simply superb and no wonder so many films including Raja Hindustani was shot here...View from the mountains of the mountains is as if you are in an European place...none can say it is India....Tickets are very cheap...Climb is a bit steep and it...More

Thank HwenTsang
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rajesh k
Shooting point and 9th mile, both are same places or different? If different, which among these two is good?
19 October 2016|
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Response from MIHIR1810 | Reviewed this property |
There are two places for shooting : (1)6th Mile 6th Mile, as the name suggests, is located 6 miles from the Ooty city centre and falls on the way to Pykara. Also known as Shooting Spot, it offers scenic views replete with... More
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rajesh k
We are planning to visit this place in November first week. How is the climate during this time - do we need to bring Jerkin or its manageable without it. Also, what is the best time to see this place - Morning/Evening or Afternoon is also fine?
5 October 2016|
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Response from Nkgowthamkrishnasamy | Reviewed this property |
Hi Rajesh. As winter starts in November, you might not see much greenery at shooting spot as they starts to burnt due to cold weather. But climate is Damn good if you are a snow lover. Its recommended to carry the Jerkin... More
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rajesh k
How to book cab in advance from Ooty to Shooting point? Please suggest, places which can be visited nearby to Shooting point for a day trip in ooty.
2 October 2016|
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Response from ameetgarg | Reviewed this property |
Rajesh ask for the hotel manager to book the cab for local site seeing for ooty trip. cost of the cab is very cheap so enjoy your trip sir amit
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