Kodaikanal Hill Station of Tamil Nadu in India is on of the finest and known as the prices of hill stations, Kodaikanal is noted for its sunny and equable climate and for its enchanting beauty. It stands beautifully on the southern crest of the huge Palani hills at a height of 2132 metres above sea level. Its luscious greenery, wooded slopes, lakes and enchanting water falls from a visual treat to the visitors. Fruits like plums and green apple grow more. Apart from this you can enjoy colorful flowers variety of plants.
Kurunji flower in Kodaikanal season Time
The pride of Kodaikanal hill station is the beautiful Kurunji flower which blooms once n twelve years making the surrounding purple. Blooming of Kurunji is Kodaikanal season time. The place has been developed as a health resort. With its many lakes and rocky escarpment, it is suited for a quit rest as well as for vigorous relaxation. The best season to visit Kodaikanal is April to June and September to October.
Beautiful Places to visit in Kodaikanal
Kodaikanal Lake: The star shaped lake covered an area of 24 hectares is the main attraction of this hill station. Fishing and boating are the main sports here. The water flow will be more during Kodaikanal season time. It is one of the famous Hill stations in Tamilnadu.
Coaker's walk: A picturesque walk running along a steep slope on the southern side of the hills. It provides an excellent view of the plains below.
Byant Park: This place is located on the eastern side of Kodai Lake. Byant is a eautiful park where periodical flower and horticulture show is very popular here.
Kodaikanal Piller Rock: Deriving the name of from the three boulders standing side by side vertically to a height of 122 metres, providing an excellent view. This is a popular picnic spot.
Orchid museum: Kodaikanal Orchid museum is also known as shembaganur museum. It was founded by the sacred hear college, a theological seminary in the year 1985. This remarkable house is having more than 400 species of orchids. This is a popular place for botanists and garden enthusiasts.
Kurinji Andavar Temple: Kodaikanal Kurinji Andavar Temple is very old and is dedicated to lord Subramanayan. This is a very popular places of worship situated on the point of the hill. There will be more cowed in kodaikanal season time.
Astro Physical Laboratory: Astro Physical Laboratory in Kodaikanal is situated at an altitude of 2347 metres, the height point. It was founded in 1899 for the study of Solar Astro Physics.
Telescopic House: There are two telescopic houses at this place, one is near to Kurinji Andavar Temple and another one is at Coaker's park.