Located in the state of Tamil Nadu, Kodaikanal is one of the most famous honeymoon destinations in India. When you think of Kodaikanal, you think of a wonderful climate,cliffs covered in mist,cloud-capped mountains and beautiful lakes and valleys,and once you visit this hill station,you will find that every bit of what you have imagined it to be is true. Nestled amidst the rolling slopes of the Palani Hills in Tamil Nadu, Kodaikanal stands at an altitude of 7200 feet above sea level and has a cool,pleasant climate all year round. Kodaikanal means the gift of the forests.Famously known as the Princess of Hill Stations,Kodaikanal offers the perfect mix of culture and nature to tourists and its perfectly manicured slopes,scenic waterfalls,rolling hills and clear lakes all come together to create the perfect setting for an ideal mountain getaway.
Situated in the ‘Princess of Hill stations’, Kodaikanal, the Pillar Rocks have become a lovely picnic spot.Constituting a beautiful mini garden;the place is named so as it has three vertically positioned boulders reaching up to a height of 400 feet.The aura here is full of affection and is evidence of a great love story.The ‘white cross’ which once existed on these rocks represented David Gell’s excellent tribute to love.The view of rocks is not something to be missed.They stand as an untouched miracle for the tourists visiting Kodaikanal.
Entry Fees & Timings
Open Time: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Cost: INR 5 per person
INR 20 for still camera
Green Valley View formerly known as Suicide point,the Green Valley View offers a breathtaking view of the plains,deep valleys and hills.The mesmerizing view of the Vaigai Dam is an unforgettable experience.It used to be known as suicide point because of the dangerous valley which is dense and deep; below the point of more than 5000 feet drop.Located at a distance of 5.5 km from the Kodaikanal Lake,the Green Valley View not just offers a gorgeous view,but is also surrounded by a lot of monkeys.On the way to the point,there are several shops which offer homemade chocolates,ornaments and a wide range of flowers.
Entry Fee & Timings
Open Time: 7:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Palani Station 64Km or 40 miles.