Ooty tourist destination is admired for its beautiful and charming Lake; Ooty Lake. The lake is spread over 65 acres and is the brainchild of John Sullivan in 1824. The lake is surrounded by Eucalyptus trees and Nilgiri mountains in the background. The presence of water birds and the mesmerizing surroundings make the lake a perfect spot for photography lovers. The lake offers plenty of activities including boat ride, paddle boating, row boating, speed boat, and more. The lake and the premises are famous among film crew, many movies including Maine Pyaar Kiya (1989) and Ajab Prem Ki Gazab Kahani (2009) shot a few scenes from here.