|1.||Name of the Site||Avalanchi|
|2.||Name of District||The Nilgiris|
|3.||Name of Range / Division /
|Udagai South / Nilgiris South / Coimbatore|
|4.||Nearest Bus stand with distance||Ooty (Udhagamandalam) – 25 Km|
|5.||Nearest Railway Station with distance||Metupalayam - 50 Kms
Ooty – 25 Kms
|6.||Nearest Airport with distance||Coimbatore – 115 Kms|
|7.||Characteristics of the site||Scenery Hills and Forests
Landscape, Wildlife & Birds watching
|8.||Location||25 Kms from Ooty in Udagai South Range.
Nilgiris South Division
|9.||Best time to visit||Morning to Evening – 10 A.M to 5.45 P.M|
|12.||Eco-Tourism Package||The Vehicle starts from Avalanche and ends in Lakkadi. The intermediate places are Cauliflower Shola - Bhavani Amman
Temple - Upper Bhavani back water at Lakkadi.
The charges for the above trip are Rs. 150/- per head. (ETMC Operated mini bus)
For Students Rs.75/- per head.
(ETMC Operated mini bus)
For Jeep operated by SHG Rs.1200/- per trip.
Out of Rs.1200, Rs.950 is goes to SHG (Tribals) and remaining Rs.250 goes to ETMC account.
There are three trips operated as follows,
10.00 a.m, 12.00 p.m, & 2.00 p.m
Travelling time takes 2 hours from avalanche to lakkadi and back.
|13.||Contact Information||The Forest Range Officer, Udagai South Range, Ooty.|
|14.||For Further Details||The District Forest Officer, Nilgiris South Division.
Phone : 0423 – 2444083
E-mail : firstname.lastname@example.org
Total Visitors - from 01 - 04 - 2017 / Last Update On 25 - 04 - 2022