Kodaikanal Lake, Kodaikanal

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Kodaikanal Lake, Kodaikanal - Address

Address: Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu 624101

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Timings: 24-hrs Details

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The Kodaikanal lake will probably be the first thing you see in Kodaikanal. It is the heart of the town and pretty much every distance in kodaikanal is calculated in terms of the proximity to the lake. Even though it’s probably the most commercial sight in the town, the lake will not disappoint you.. A stroll around the lake will probably be one of the best walks of your life. If you really want to experience the beauty of the lake, take a boat ride over it.

Kodaikanal Lake Information

  • Be cautious that there are lot of dogs around this lake and some places are extremely dark in the evening.
  • The lake is not ideal for swimming.

Kodaikanal Lake Ticket Prices

  • Boating Rides: Rs 40/-
  • For detailed rates refer the website.

Kodaikanal Lake Opening and Closing Hours

  • Boating Timings: 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM

How To reach Kodaikanal Lake by Public Transport

  • You can either bicycle or rent a cab to reach this lake.
  • The lake is very close to the Kodai bus stand.

Restaurants Near Kodaikanal Lake

  • Dominos Pizza
  • Aby’s Cafe
  • Astoria Veg Restaurant

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  • Went 7 times till love to go there really cool fresh place the lake situated in center of the city. Surrounded by beautiful walk way and parks. Used to wait 2 hours to get boat ticket. If you choose to ride Pedal boat avoid to go near fence area you may struck in mud.

  • The lake was crowded as it was right in the centre of the town. The water was blackish and smelling a little bit even when in winter. You have footpath encircling the lake where you can go out on a walk. There a boating service available which you can enjoy. Also, there are shops line up at the main entrance.

  • This is one of the few hill station lakes in India. We hired a pedal boat for 30 min. Those were one the best 30 min ever. The place is so cool ,calm and peaceful. Every Indian must visit it in their lifetime.

  • Good for relaxing in a pedal boat. Can go for cycling around the lake 5 kms approx. The road around the lake in one way. Often traffic jam as some guys come in opposite direction

  • It was a different experience I and my 3 friends took a walk along the lake ,and we found it's not as we think.

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