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Kodaikanal Tour Packages

The charming hill station of Kodaikanal lies amid sylvan beauty in the southern part of the upper Palani Hills near Madurai in the state of Tamil Nadu. Opt for our meticulously designed Kodaikanal Tour Packages to enjoy the unfathomable beauty of the town without missing out on the major attractions. Perched at a height of about 2,133 meters, Kodaikanal - with its rocks, woods, lovely lake, and refreshing environs - is an ideal hill resort for adventure enthusiasts and nature lovers. Our various Kodaikanal Tour Packages entice you to explore this naturalist's paradise in its enchanting entirety.

Kodaikanal Tour Packages have been so designed as to allow you to discover some rare and unforgettable glimpses of Kodaikanal. Abounding in breathtaking natural beauty, Kodaikanal is a tourist's paradise - replete with numerous tourist attractions and also housing several educational institutions of international repute.

Be it the Honeymoon Kodaikanal tour packages or the best family packages, we have left no stone unturned to give you nothing but the best. It will introduce you to the popular destinations of Kodaikanal like the beautiful Coaker's Walk, Kurinji Andavar Temple - dedicated to Lord Murugan, and several famous picnic spots like the Bear Shola Falls, Green Valley View, and Pillar Rocks. A tour to Kodaikanal will not be complete unless you visit the Shenbaganur Museum - boasting of a vast collection of orchids. Other places of tourist interest around include the Dolphin's Nose, Perumal Peak, Berijam Lake, etc.

So opt from a range of our packages and enjoy your trip to Kodaikanal because we not only unburden you from the hassle of planning and booking but also keep in mind your needs. From comfortable stays to listing down the top destinations of Kodaikanal, our packages are going to give you a great time throughout.


Here are some key information that can help you in enjoying your trip to Kodaikanal

Places to visit in Kodaikanal

Lakes in Kodaikanal Kodaikanal Lake, Berijam Lake, Mannavanur Lake
Pilgrim Spots in Kodaikanal Subrahmanya Temple, Christ The King Church, La Saleth Church, Kurinji Andavar Temple, Lutheran Church.
View Points in Kodaikanal Poombarai Village View, Lake View Point, Silent Valley View, Moir Point, Perumal Peak, Suicide Point, Dolphin's Nose.
Waterfalls in Kodaikanal Fairy Falls, Bear Shola Falls, Vattakanal Falls, Pambar Falls, Thalaiyar Falls, Silver Cascade Falls.
Adventure's Paradise in Kodaikanal Pine Forest, Pillar Rocks, Guna Caves, Wax Museum, Kukkal Caves, 80 Mile Round, Canopy Hill, Vattakanal.
Heritage sites and Monuments in Kodaikanal Shembaganur Museum Of Natural History, Astrophysical Observatory, Devil's Kitchen
Parks in Kodaikanal Coaker's Walk, Bryant Park, Chettiar Park, Dolmen Circle


Lakes in Kodaikanal

Lakes are one of the best attractions of Kodaikanal and a great place for travelers. Where adventurers get to click some amazing pictures and nature lovers enjoy the beauty; the couples get some serene spots to enjoy their time. Blessed with multiple lakes you get a mix of offbeat and popular spots around them. So put these pristine places on your list for your trip to Kodaikanal.

  • Kodaikanal Lake
  • Berijam Lake
  • Mannavanur Lake
     

Pilgrim Spots in Kodaikanal

Tamil Nadu is blessed with multiple temples throughout the state. Kodaikanal is also dotted with some of them. Be it the temples or the churches, you can find intriguing designs on the walls, beautiful architecture, and a lot of other things. Here are some top-notch pilgrim spots in the hill station.

  • Subrahmanya Temple
  • Christ The King Church
  • La Saleth Church
  • Kurinji Andavar Temple
  • Lutheran Church

View Points in Kodaikanal

Like any other hill station in India, Kodaikanal has some exceptionally beautiful places to showcase. The best way to enjoy the charismatic view of the valley and surroundings is to head towards the viewpoints. There are several places where tourists flock to enjoy the weather, altitude, view of the surrounding, sunset, sunrise, clicking pictures, and a lot of other things as well. Here are some of them.

  • Poombarai Village View
  • Lake View Point
  • Silent Valley View
  • Moir Point
  • Perumal Peak
  • Suicide Point
  • Dolphin’s Nose
     

Waterfalls in Kodaikanal

Be it an adventure seeker or a nature lover, family on vacation, or a honeymoon couple; waterfalls interest everyone. Luckily, Kodaikanal is blessed with a lot of these. Not only a magnetic view but serenity and rejuvenation are also two important descriptions of waterfalls in Kodaikanal. Here are the best options for you to visit.

  • Fairy Falls
  • Bear Shola Falls
  • Vattakanal Falls
  • Pambar Falls
  • Thalaiyar Falls
  • Silver Cascade Falls
     

Adventure’s Paradise in Kodaikanal

With numerous trekking trails, adventure activities, and hiking spots; there is no denying that Kodaikanal is a true adventurer’s paradise. It is one of the best places to visit in Tamil Nadu if you are looking for some adrenaline-rushing activities. From camping to trekking, one gets to enjoy everything. Wish to explore and hear your heart pumping? Head to the below-listed places for the same.  

  • Pine Forest
  • Pillar Rocks
  • Guna Caves
  • Wax Museum
  • Kukkal Caves
  • 80 Mile Round
  • Canopy Hill
  • Vattakanal
     

Heritage sites and Monuments in Kodaikanal

A few heritage sites and monuments are also located in the vicinity of Kodaikanal giving the tourists another reason to travel to this destination. If you love visiting such places where you can see the remnants of the past, then head to the places given below.

  • Shembaganur Museum Of Natural History
  • Astrophysical Observatory
  • Devil’s Kitchen
     

 Parks in Kodaikanal

If you are visiting Kodaikanal with your family or your life partner, you might be looking for places where you can take a stroll, enjoy a picnic and spend some quality time. If yes, then these are some of the best places where you can go.

  • Coaker's Walk
  • Bryant Park
  • Chettiar Park
  • Dolmen Circle

Best time to visit in Kodaikanal

Owing to its location in Nilgiri Hills, this majestic hill station in South India serves tourists throughout the year. The climate remains cool and pleasant across the year that steers people from honeymoon couples to explorers to visit here. But the best time to visit Kodaikanal is during the summer months. It is between March to June.

Suitable season for visiting Kodaikanal: Summer Season
Suitable months to visit Kodaikanal: March to June

How to reach Kodaikanal

Traveling to Kodaikanal via air, rail, or road is convenient as the hill station is comfortably connected by all means of transport. Here is the insight on the same. The best way to reach Kodaikanal is via air.

By Air
Nearest airport: Madurai International Airport
Distance from the city: 120 km

If you prefer traveling to Kodaikanal via airways, you will have to get down at the Madurai International Airport which is about 120 km from your destination. There are bus services, cabs, and taxis that will take you to your destination. Finding one is super easy.  

By Rail
Nearest Railways station: Kodai Road Railway Station
Distance from the city: 100 km

If you wish to travel to Kodaikanal via railways, then you will have to get down at the Kodai Road Railway Station which is approximately 100 km from the hill station. You will easily get cabs and taxis from the station.

By Road
Kodaikanal is very smoothly connected with the nearby cities via road. A lot of people opt for road trips to this beautiful hill station and some prefer taking an interstate or intercity bus. Several buses ply to and from the major cities to Kodaikanal.

Best places to stay in Kodaikanal

Right from homestays and hostels to luxury resorts; Kodaikanal is dotted with multiple staying options throughout. Depending upon your budget and requirements, you can choose an option. Here are some of the best staying options in Kodaikanal.
 

Name of the Property Location of the Property X- Star Property Distance of the Property from the city
The Tamara Kodai #22, La Providence, St. Mary's Road, Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu 5 Star 4 Km away
The Carlton Lake Road, Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu 5 Star

3 Km away

Sterling Kodai Lake 44, Gymkhana Road, Lake View, Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu 4 Star 3 Km away
Sterling Kodai Valley Pallangi Road, Attuvampatti, Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu 4 Star 1 Km away
ULO Woodys Woodlands Resorts, 4/17/70, Convent Road, Kodaikanal, TAMIL NADU 3 Star 2 Km away
Zostel Kodaikanal Sivanadi Road, Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu 2-star (Budget friendly hostel) 2 Km away

Best restaurants in Kodaikanal

All of Tamil Nadu is popular for offering delectable delicacies and Kodaikanal is one of them. Travelers get to enjoy an array of vegetarian and non-vegetarian delicacies during their trip. If you are searching for a good restaurant in Kodaikanal, then here are a few options for you.
 

Name of the Restaurant Location of the Restaurant Cost for two (Subject to change at any point in time) Must try dishes
Tava PT Rd, 7 Roads Junction, Kodaikanal 300 INR Paneer Paratha, Makai Simla Mirch
Hotel Astoria Veg Anna Salai, Kodaikanal 250 INR

Idli, Dosa, Kadai Paneer

The Royal Tibet P.T Rd, Above J’s Heritage, Kodaikanal 300 INR Chicken Momo, Chicken Fried Rice
Cloud Street Poet Tyagaraja Road, Opposite to Chandhai Market, Kodaikanal 400 INR sandwiches, sizzlers
Silver Oak The Carlton Hotel, Lake Road 1500 INR Chicken Tikka, Rajma Chawal


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Ooty Kodaikanal Munnar Tour

8 N / 9 D

Coimbatore – Ooty – Coonoor – Ooty – Kodaikanal - Munnar - Thekkady – Kumarakom - Cochin

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  • Boating on Ooty Lake
  • Sightseeing in Coonoor
  • Visit the Palani temples
  • Excursion to Kodaikanal
  • Guided tour of Munnar
  • Boat safari at Periyar
  • Explore Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary
  • Half day trip to Cochin
     

Mysore Ooty Kodaikanal Tour

5 N / 6 D

Mysore - Ooty - Kodaikanal - Coimbatore

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Short Escape Kodaikanal Tour

3 N / 4 D

Coimbatore/Madurai – Kodaikanal - Coimbatore/Madurai

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12,000
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South India Odyssey

8 N / 9 D

Bangalore - Mysore - Ooty - Kodaikanal

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19,850
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South of Malabar Coast

16 N / 17 D

Chennai - Covelong - Pondicherry - Tanjore - Madurai - Kodaikanal - Munnar - Cochin - Mararikulam - Cochin

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  • Glimpse of culture at Dakshin Chitra
  • Sightseeing in Covelong
  • Bask in French charms of Pondicherry
  • Explore Chidambaram and Kumbakonam
  • Full day excursion to Tanjore
  • Pray at fabled temples of Madurai
  • Awe at Kodaikanal
  • Explore the lure of Munnar
  • Cochin Sightseeing
  • Beach getaway in Mararikulam

South India Golf Tour

5 N / 6 D

Coimbatore – Kodaikanal – Ooty – Coimbatore

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South India Honeymoon Tour

11 N / 12 D

Coimbatore - Ooty - Conoor - Kodaikanal - Munnar - Periyar - Kumarakom - Alleppey - Cochin

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South India Hill Safari Tour

7 N / 8 D

Ooty – Kodaikanal- Munnar- Cochin

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  • Explore Ooty
  • Enjoy at Ooty Lake
  • Excursion to Palani Temples
  • Boating on Kodaikanal Lake
  • Guided tour of Munnar
  • Cochin sightseeing tour

Blissful Kodaikanal Package From Chennai

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Chennai - Kodaikanal

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Kodaikanal tour packages will also help you enjoy the various adventure activities that the land offers. Explore the idyllic hill resort through an exciting boat ride or a horse ride, or you can even avail of the numerous trekking opportunities that Kodaikanal offers.

Cherish the pristine beauty of Kodaikanal through the Kodaikanal Tour packages and enjoy good accommodation at the various hotels, lodges, and resorts in Kodaikanal which caters to the varying tastes and budgets of the thousands of tourists visiting the land.


Faqs of Kodaikanal Tour Packages

Q: Is Kodaikanal open for tourists now?

Ans: Kodaikanal is now open for tourists. However, they need to carry a valid e-pass from the respective district administration for a visit. It is noteworthy that locals need not carry an e-pass. They can explore the place simply with their address proof. Tourists have to follow the standard operating procedure (SOP) to visit the attractions opened. These SOPs include wearing face masks, sanitizing hands, and following adequate social distance.

Q: Why is Kodaikanal famous?

Ans: Kodaikanal is a popular hill station and renowned for its serene environs. The breathtaking natural beauty of this majestic place lures a large number of tourists from all over the world. It is also famous for shawls, Jewelry, Brass, Leather items, Bone and Walnut wood articles.

Q: What are the top tourist attractions in Kodaikanal?

Ans:The top tourist points in Kodaikanal are Green Valley View (Suicide Point), Kodai Lake, Bear Shola Falls, Pillar Rocks, Thalaiyar Falls, and Devil's Kitchen.

Q: What is the best season to visit Kodaikanal?

Ans: The best time to visit Kodaikanal is from October to March. But summer (April to Jun) is the peak tourist season in Kodaikanal. During this time, travelers visit this hill station to escape the summer heat.

Q: How many days require to cover Kodaikanal?

Ans:You need minimum 2 nights 3 days to visit Kodaikanal so that you can enjoy scenic beauty of Kodaikanal and cover all major tourist places in Kodaikanal.

Q: What are best Places can explore from Kodaikanal?

Ans: Here is the list of best places to visit near Kodaikanal where you can enjoy the picturesque beauty and lakes, waterfalls and Temples. Take look them:

Munnar- Munnar is at 166 km from Kodaikanal and you can easily drive and explore famous tea plantations and natural beauty.

Kolukkumalai- One can easily drive from Kolukkumalai to Kodaikanal; travel a distance of 153 km. In Kolukkumalai, you can explore Eravikulam National Park and hill stations.

Madurai- Madurai is another nearby city at 115 km from Kodaikanal and you can visit famous temples of Madurai.

Q: Which is the nearest airport of Kodaikanal?

Ans: Madurai is the nearest airport to Kodaikanal. it is 120 kms away from Kodaikanal. People can take a flight for Coimbatore and Trichy as well. Trichy is 150 kms and Coimbatore is 175 kms away from Kodaikanal.

Q: Which is the best place to visit Ooty or Kodaikanal

Ans:Ooty and Kodaikanal, are both famous hill stations in Tamil Nadu. However, Kodaikanal has fewer tourist attractions than Ooty and it is situated at a lower altitude than Ooty. Both are equally good but in terms of budget, Kodaikanal is a better choice than Ooty.

Q: Will kids enjoy at Kodaikanal?

Ans:Yes Kodaikanal is very nice place for kids. You can visit Kodaikanal Lake, the Coaker's walk , the Bryant Park, the Chettiar Park with your kids.

Q: Which food items are famous in Kodaikanal?

Ans:The most famous dishes in kodaikanal are Homemade Chocolates, Sandwiches, Brownies, cheeses, hot Chai , and Momos.