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|Attractions||: Nature, Lake|
|Season||: January to December|
|Weather||: Summer (12 to 28°C), Winter (5 to 23°C)|
The beautiful Emarald lake is located in the what is popularly known as the Silent Valley. The lake is a popular picnic spot and is frequented by tourists visiting Ooty. The surroundings of the lake is popular for tea plantations where one can buy some commercial tea products.
The Emarald lake is located in the Emarald village of the Nilgiris. The lake and surroundings are scenic and is a very popular picnic spot. The sunrise and sunset views from Emarald lake is wonderful.
There are a large varieties of fish in the Emarald lake which is one of the tourist attractions. Apart from this, a large varieties of birds can also be sighted here which is a heaven for bird photographers.
Emarald Lake is just 20 km away from Ooty and is approximately an hour drive. It is a wonderful drive. From Ooty continue to N Lake road. Connect to Avalanche road and drive along this road for an hour to reach Emarald.
Ooty is the nearest bus station.
Ooty is the nearest railway station.
Coimbatore is the nearest airport.
Bangalore to Emarald lake distance is 283 km. Emarald Lake is ideally visited when one plans a trip to Ooty. An hour drive from Ooty leads to this wonderful destination.
Mysore to Emarald Lake distance is 163 km.