Best way to spend one day in Kodaikanal

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If you have only one day to spend in Kodaikanal, you can visit the following places-

Guna Caves

Guna caves lie between three massive pillar-shaped rocks. The site was discovered in 1821.

Address: Golf Links Road, Tamil Nadu 624101, India

Visiting time: 08:00 AM to 05:00 PM

Time to spend: 1 hour

Next Destination: Pillar Rocks Viewpoint, 10 minutes walk

Pillar Rocks Viewpoint

This is a site with pillar-shaped rocks and offers a great view of the mountains.

Address: Pillar Rocks Rd, Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu 624101, India

Visiting time: 09:00 AM to 04:30 PM

Time to spend: 30 minutes

Next Destination: Coaker’s walk, 20 minutes drive

Coaker’s walk

It is a perfect place to stroll with nature. The place offers relaxing and rejuvenating environment.

Address: Coaker's Walk, Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu 624101, India

Visiting time: 07:00 AM to 07:00 PM

Time to spend: 45 minutes

Next Destination: Bryant Park, 10 minutes walk

Bryant Park

It is a recreation park with a manmade lake. You can take a walk, cycle around, or take a boat ride in the lake.

Address: Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu 624101, India

Visiting time: 09:00 AM to 06:00 PM

Time to spend: 45 minutes

Next Destination: Kodaikanal Lake, 10 minutes walk

Kodaikanal Lake

It is yet again a manmade lake in the area. The lake captures the beautiful natural sceneries and a boat ride is simply adorable. You can also walk around the lake and explore the local market.

Address: Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu 624101, India

Time to spend: 1 hour

Next Destination: Chettiar Park, 15 minutes drive

Chettiar Park

It is a recreation park with landscaped lawns and playing area for children.

Address: Chettiar Park Road, Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu 678242, India

Visiting time: 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM

Time to spend: 45 minutes

Next Destination: Kurinji Andavar temple, 5 minutes walk

Kurinji Andavar temple

It is a temple dedicated to Lord Murugan. The temple is surrounded by beautiful kurinji flowers.

Address: Kurinji Andavar Temple Road, Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu 624101, India

Time to spend: 45 minutes

Next Destination: Silver Cascade falls, 20 minutes drive

Silver Cascade falls

It is a picturesque location with a natural, steep waterfall.

Address: Kodaikanal Ghat Road, Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu 624101, India

Time to spend: 45 minutes

You can also book a  cab from Kodaikanal for your entire trip and hop around the places without worrying about changing buses every now and then