The presence of a lake is always an add-on to the scenic locations especially in hill stations. It is a hub of activities like boating, horse riding, cycling, enjoying street food, and shopping.
All activities in Kodaikanal culminates or starts around the Kodaikanal lake. It is abuzz with tourists enjoying the day out with family and friends.
Kodaikanal lake is an artificial lake built in 1863 spread across 60 acres. The Kodaikanal boat club caters to the boating needs of the visitors.
You can trot on a horse around the lake or hire bicycles to cycle around the 5 km road around the lake.
Type of place: Lake
Distance:135 Km from Madurai (airport), 170 Km from Coimbatore, 200 Km from Trichy, 64 Km from Palani (Rail)
Transport: Well connected by road
Facilities: Hawkers, restaurants line the path near the lake. Rest room is also available.