Who should visit the city?
Nature Lovers,Hill Station Lovers
Buses ply regularly to Kodaikanal from all major cities like Madurai, Palani, Coimbatore, Trivandrum, Bangalore, Chennai, Kanyakumari, etc. Taxis and vans are available for local transportation in and around the city.
The nearest railway stations are Palani at 64 km, Kodaikanal Road railway station at 80 km, Dindigul Junction railway station at 100 km and Madurai Railway station at 114 km. From the railway station, you can reach the city by bus or taxi.
Best fair, festivals and attractions
There are a number of attractions in Kodaikanal including Coakers Walk, Kodaikanal Lake, Bryant Park, Bear Shola Falls, Pillar Rocks, Kurinji Andavar Temple, Dolphin’s Nose, Silver Cascade Falls, Kodaikanal Solar Observatory, Guna Cave, Lake View Point, and many more. Tourists can indulge in a variety of activities like boating, trekking, horse riding, cycling, sight-seeing, shopping, etc. Important fair s and festivals include Pongal, Chithirai Festival, Summer Festival, Mother Salette Festival, Natyanjali Festival, and Tea &Tourism Festival, besides Deepavali, Christmas and Miladi Sherif.