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Kodaikanal Lake

Kodaikanal Road, Kodaikanal, India
+91 88949 15059
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Wasn’t bad but wasn’t good. Huge disappointment in general. Lots do garbage in the poor little lake and everywhere else.

Do go! The view points are nice, if you can get around all the garbage. Really sad, because I think... read more

Reviewed yesterday
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tear drop in the skies

Have been to many hill stations and lived in one (Shillong) during my student days, but this lake... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Chennai, India
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Do go! The view points are nice, if you can get around all the garbage. Really sad, because I think At one point it may have been a nice tourist destination. Everything is worn out and grungy.

Thank toddtown
Reviewed 2 days ago

Have been to many hill stations and lived in one (Shillong) during my student days, but this lake is something else. Stayed in Carlton for three days and did nothing but hang around this lake...early morning jog ( one round is around 4.3 KM) ,...More

Thank Anup23081968
Reviewed 3 days ago

The lake is sourrounded by shops, cycling, boating and many other attractions. You can spent good time there around 1-2 hours. Good place to be with family and friends.

Thank Sulthan90
Reviewed 4 days ago

we had boating with family .4 pedal boat costs 180 /half n hour. Seems to be bit costly. But enjoyed the ride.

Thank Mohammed binas M
Reviewed 4 days ago

Its a beautiful big lake. Lots of boat house where you can get various type of boats charged on time basis. No need to stand in queue. Neatly maintained. On periphery of the lake there are so many shops where you can eat snack, buy...More

Thank Sujith83
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stayed at the Carlton on the lake it’s an artificial lake surrounded by woods with gigantic Eucalyptus trees. There a road around nice for a walk.

Thank mosh l
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

#sufiztravelogue One of the main attractions in Kodaikanal. The lake itself is clean, but the shores are very dirty. Boats are available for self rowing/with guides as well as the paddle boats. The price for boating is also good. Only thing bad I found was...More

Thank dieselman_Singh
Reviewed 6 days ago

The boating was okay . The lake surroundings are like any normal indian city.... broken down etc..nothing great

Thank Arun C
Reviewed 6 days ago

The lake and its neighbourhood has all it takes to make it an evening hangout. The entire lake is surrounded by a nicely paved road and you may hire bicycles and just go around the lake in the cold breeze (Two seater bicycles are recommended...More

Thank YKShrivastava
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

An awesome place for boating in Kodaikanal. Offers pedalling and rowing boats. Very reasonable prices. The beauty of the lake is mind blowing. It's very neat and has amazing views all around. A must see in Kodaikanal.

Thank Jacke R
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4 November 2017|
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Response from Samueljebaraj24 | Reviewed this property |
which school you are asking for..??!!!
Anusha S
25 September 2017|
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Response from Prakhar A | Reviewed this property |
Hi, You can even take govt bus which directly go to Kodaikanal bus station and then 5 mins walk to the lake. If you are looking for comfort, go for taxi. I took govt bus from Kodaikanal to Madurai.
Sruthi R
15 September 2017|
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Response from Prakhar A | Reviewed this property |
Person will be there for row boat, you can hire bicycles and ride with your partner.