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Cairn Hill

Avalanche Road | 3 Km From Ooty, Ooty (Udhagamandalam), India
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Amazing hill

It is situated about 3 km on the road to Avalanche Cairn hill. It is one of the few surviving... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2017
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Mind Blowing Hill

This Hill is situated about 3 km on the road to Avalanche Cairn hill.There are many hill resorts... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2017
Vadodara, India
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“canopy walk” (3 reviews)
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Avalanche Road | 3 Km From Ooty, Ooty (Udhagamandalam), India
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Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

It is situated about 3 km on the road to Avalanche Cairn hill. It is one of the few surviving original walks. The entrance road to the bill is flanked by dense cypress trees. This is an excellent spot for a picnic. There are many hill...More

1  Thank akhilchandu
Reviewed 25 June 2017

This Hill is situated about 3 km on the road to Avalanche Cairn hill.There are many hill resorts here.You can stay here and enjoy the picturesque surroundings,greenery and fresh air.

1  Thank khan25kareena
Reviewed 21 June 2017

If you wish to be among wood and enjoy trekking, then this is a place to visit at Ooty. This is not far from City center. When we visited there was none apart from our family. There was total silence & felt we were in...More

1  Thank Guha Rajan M
Reviewed 22 May 2017

overall nice trekking experience in wilderness of pine trees. you can have this experience with family also.

Reviewed 4 May 2017

Ooty being a very famous hill station is always bustling with tourists with no place for peace-lovers to enjoy some quiet time. However, Cairn Hills is one exception. It falls on the way from the Ooty city to Avalanche. There was just one more family...More

Thank Pooja Y
Reviewed 4 May 2017

An excellent place far away from the tourist crowd. One can spend good peaceful n quality time across the lake with kids or even as a couple.

Thank subroto b
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Carin Hill is one the must visit place in Ooty, its nearly 7kms distance from Ooty main city. Entry fee for adult is Rs.20/- and parking fee is Rs.10/-. There was one small Museum, once you entered into this you are requested to have a...More

Thank Dinesh K
Reviewed 24 February 2017

We went with a guide, not only for the walk but to see the birds and animals. It is a great walk, has a small museum, a bridge walk and a lookout tower. We saw many birds, Nilgiri Monkeys, Giant Squirrels and Wild Bison. The...More

Thank Warks
Reviewed 3 February 2017

It is must visit place, with a nature walking trail of 2 km. The canopy built within the trees are good attraction. The view point have very good view of the city from the top.

Thank ps_selvakumar
Reviewed 29 January 2017

A walk in woods is a must to experience the pine ecosystem. A refreshing walk for couples in search of some "We" time. The view from the watch tower is good.

Thank Indira B
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