historical in kodaikanal
historical in kodaikanal

Bryant Park

AddressBryant Park Lower Shola Rd, Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu 624101 https://maps.google.com/?cid=15900931003896344489
Average Time To Spend2 Hours
BriefRecreation area featuring walking/cycling paths around a man-9 made lake with small boat rentals.
Distance From Other Place4.6 KM from Sacred Heart College Museum 1.7 KM from Sacred Heart Church
ExtraEvery year in the month of May, annual flower and vegetable show is organized. Its one of the most visited attraction in summer months.
FactsBryant Park, a botanical garden, is situated on the eastern side of 'The Lake'. Conceived and landscaped in 1980 by a British Army Officer, Glenn Bryant.
Opening Hours9.00 AM- 6.00 PM
People Love For PlaceBeautiful park. Good place to spend an evening with family and kids.Good collection of plants and flowers scattered along with wide area.
Ticket PriceAdult- INR 30 Child- INR 15 Camera- INR 50
TipsIts best to avoid visiting the place in monsoon season as heavy rains will prevent sightseeing. There will be rush in summer months
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Kukkal Caves

AddressNear Amaravati Division IGWS, Kudiraiar and Kookal R.F., Tamil Nadu 642102 https://maps.google.com/?q=10.321389,77.331667
Average Time To Spend1-2 Hours
BriefAncient rock shelters that show traces of and are believed to be home to the descendants of the original Palaiyar(meaning "old ones") tribes who used to wear leaf clothing.
Distance From Other Place84 KM from Kodaikanal
ExtraThe caves are overhanging slabs of different types of metamorphic rocks called charconite and granulite
FactsTourists are required to get permission from the Forest Department to visit Kookal or trek in the forest areas. Contact: Government of Tamil Nadu, Tourist Office, Annasalai, Kodaikanal, 624 101, Tamil Nadu, India. PH; 04542- 241675. A trekking map is available from them.
Opening Hours10.00 AM- 5.00 PM
People Love For PlaceSmall caves with excellent location and not crowded at all
Ticket PriceFree
TipsStretch is leech-infested and best avoided during the monsoon.It is not safe to trek in the area without a local guide
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Coakers Walk

AddressCoaker's Walk Coaker's Walk, Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu 624101 https://maps.google.com/?cid=2154930331946492805
Average Time To Spend2 Hours
BriefBeautiful man-made one-kilometer-long walking plaza built on the mountains in the mesmerizing city of Kodaikanal
Distance From Other Place600 m from Bryant Park, 2.8 KM from Kodaikanal lake
ExtraPhotography enthusiasts can capture still pictures or videos of the scenic beauty of the location. Paved pedestrian park offers an observation area and panoramic views
FactsCoaker's Walk was built by Lt. Coaker in 1872 and runs along slopes on the southern side of Kodai.
Opening Hours 7:30 AM - 6.30 PM
People Love For PlaceAmazing valley view. Man-made walkway gives you the glimpse of valley and the clouds
Ticket PriceEntry- INR 10 Camera- INR 50
TipsThe best time to visit Coakers Walk is during summers i.e. between March and May as the weather is pleasant, less foggy and less cloudy allowing everyone to enjoy the fascinating view.
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Lake View Point

AddressUpper Lake View Point Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu 624103 https://maps.google.com/?q=Upper+Lake+View+Point%2C+Kodaikanal%2C+Tamil+Nadu+624103&ftid=0x3b076670a2fb7c7d:0x2ef6ba8e5b4c8be3
Average Time To SpendLess than an Hour
BriefStar shaped lake gleaming in the sun with greenery all around can be seen from this view point.
Distance From Other Place3.5 KM from Coakers Walk 2.7 KM from Bear Shola Falls
ExtraThere are small eateries in the surrounding area where the travelers pass by the stop for a quick halt while travelling to green valley view point.
FactsThe star-shaped lake in Kodaikanal is man-made and was created in 1863 by Sir Vere Henry Levinge.
Opening Hours10.00 AM- 5.00 PM
People Love For PlaceLake waters and the greenery in the hills is a sight to behold
Ticket PriceFree
TipsThere are not many facilities present here, it is better to stop for a quick view at the site.
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