Popularly referred as ‘The Gift of Forests’, Kodaikanal is one of the most famous hill stations in India. Located in the eastern hills Western Ghats, this destination is a popular getaway of tourists from different parts of the world. Positioned approximately 2,133 meters above the sea level, Kodaikanal is also home to Kurunji Flower, a rare flower that blooms once in every 12 years. The area primarily comprises of grasslands, meadows and thick forest cover consisting of Eucalyptus, Cypress, Acacia, and Pear trees. The climate in Kodaikanal is primarily cool and pleasant throughout the year, which makes this place an ideal destination for honeymoon and young couples. The best time to visit Kodaikanal is from October to February month.
Kodaikanal is home to a plethora of attractions, so you may have to stay here for at least 3-4 days in order to cover most of its prime attractions that are worth visiting. You can avail holiday packages of Travel Hot to get rid of accommodation related woes on your visit to Kodaikanal. The best aspect of getting holiday packages from Travel Hot is that then you don’t have to spend time searching for resorts in Kodaikanal.
Madurai is the nearest airport to Kodaikanal. It is situated at a distance of 120 Km.
Most tourists take the rail route and get down at Kodai road, which is situated at an approximate distance of 100 kilometers from the main town of Kodaikanal. You can also get a train to Kodaikanal from Palani station, which is situated at a distance of 64 Km.
You can reach here through private bus or taxi services. Though these options might seem a tad bit expensive, but these modes of transport can easily take you to the desired destination.