Going by the literal meaning, Kodaikanal stands for The Gift of the Forests and is often referred to as the Princess of Hill Stations. A perfect retreat destination for people seeking some freshness away from the chores of the city life, Kodaikanal is the place to be if you are looking for serenity.
Located at an altitude of 6,998 ft, the meadows and grasslands cover the hills while the giant eucalyptus trees and the Shola forests flourish in the valleys below. There are some breathtaking waterfalls in this region, which will surely blow your mind and make you fall in love with the place.
Breezy, cool weather throughout the year, vast patches of lush greenery, a fun trekking
experience, wild bison idling amongst eucalyptus trees these are some of the things youd
associate with a trip to Kodaikanal in Tamil Nadu.
Crystal-clear water of its lakes and waterfalls reflects the images of the nearby greeneries.
Strolling through these blissful wood, plucking delicacies
like avocados and fresh apples is an enjoyable way to spend your time in Vattakanal. So book your spot with us and lets embrace the bliss of being amidst natures lap.
Trek Level: Moderate
Trek Distance: 12 kms (One Side)
-Pick up from Bangalore (8:00 PM)
-Reach Kumbakarai Village, Freshen up and have your Breakfast
-Visit Kumbakarai Falls
-Start the trek towards the Vellagavi Village
-Packed lunch on the way
-Reach Campsite at Vellagavi Village
-Stay in tents
-Have an early start to the day
-Resume trek towards Vattakanal at 8 AM
-Stop by Echo Point and Dolphins Nose
-Visit the Vattakanal Waterfalls
-Depart to Bangalore and reach by 5 AM next morning (Approx)
-Accommodation in tents on double/triple sharing basis
-Separate for men & women
-Sleepings bags/blankets available
-Breakfast on Day 1 & Day 2
-Packed Lunch on Day 1
-Dinner on Day 1
-All meals included will be Veg
-Non-A/C Tempo Traveller or Mini-bus with push back seats depending on group size
-Bangalore to Bangalore
-Trek Leads from Plan The Unplanned Team
-Entry charges to waterfalls
-Any kind of insurance
-Personal Expenses (snacks, mineral water etc)
-Anything not included above
Following are the pick-up points & timings:
-KTM Mekhri Circle Mekhri Circle Junction, Raj Mahal Vilas Extension, Armane Nagar, Bengaluru
-New Shanti Sagar Hotel Old Airport Road, Domlur, Bengaluru
-Swad E Punjab Teachers Colony, HSR Layout, Bengaluru
-Please select your preferred pickup point from the drop-down list while booking
-Any change in Pick up locations/ timings would be updated via mail 24 hours before the start of the trip
-Drop-off points shall be same as the pick-up points
Things to Carry:
-Small backpack to carry your essentials during the trek
-Water bottles 2 (1 litre each)
-Lunch Box & Spoon to carry your packed lunch
-Raincoat/Bag covers in case of rains
-A comfortable pair of shoes with good grip for trekking
-Flip-flops for lazing around the campsite
-Torch/Headlamp to be used at night
-Portable chargers for your electronics
-Extra pair of clothes to change into once wet
-Poly bags to pack your wet clothes
-Extra cash for meals not included in the itinerary
Referred as ‘Princess of Hill Stations”, Kodaikanal is one of the most popular and most sought after holiday destination hill resorts in South India. Standing 7200 feet above sea level, this hill station is situated in upper Palani hills of the Western Ghats near Madurai in Tamil Nadu. The cool and misty weather, the scenic beauty of the rolling hills and the wooded forest of Kodaikanal and its surroundings mesmerizes the visitors and makes it a hot spot throughout the year. Kodaikanal has several scenic natural attractions including Kodaikanal Lake, ... Read More
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Map & Directions
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Kodaikanal ( Outside bangalore )
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