When in Kodaikanal, do not miss the Coaker’s Walk, one of the most popular walks offered at this enchanting hill town. If you wish to soak-in the clean fresh air and treat your eyes to the lush greenery while admiring the pleasant weather, enjoy a leisure walk on this walkway.
Walking strolling with your loved ones, enjoy a memorable sunset or sunrise while the mist-clad snow-covered mountains look right back at you. In winters, visiting between 3 to 6 pm or before 2 pm would offer you the best of sights of the surroundings. A telescope is also installed at the entry gate of Coaker’s Walk pathway so that the visitors can enjoy an enchanting view Kodaikanal hill station.
Constructed by Lt. Coaker in the year 1872, this one km pedestrian pathway is a like mountain road that is right along the edge of the mountain slopes. It lies around half a km away from the main town and is on its southern side. The walk along Mount Nebo starts from around Allen hospital and leads the visitors to the main city road, above St. Peter’s Church offering some panoramic views of Pambar River, Dolphin’s nose, Periyakulam and even Madurai. This a must-visit place in Kodaikanal for nature lovers and photography enthusiasts.