Posted by Admin on May, 16, 2020
Kodaikanal is a small and most popular hill town that has witnesses many tourists every year. The town is also known as the Princess of the Hill Stations by the locals. It has lush green forests and has a variety of flora that makes the town an amazing place to visit for vacations.
The town also has many lakes, ponds and many other attractions that are also worth visiting. However, Kodaikanal is a town that is not known for its tourism industry but also industries. There are tour agencies that have packages for Kodaikanal industrial visit.
What to See in the Industrial Visit?
The main attractions among industries in the town are Kodai Diary, Sheep Research Centre, and chocolate processing units. These industries are perfect places to visit, especially for students. Many educational tours are organised in the industrial areas of the town to understand the process of production and the working methods of the workers in these industries. You can also visit mills such as Saravana Spinning Mills, Soundararaja Mills, etc.
Enjoy Some Sightseeing Near the Industrial Area
The town has many beautiful places that you can visit to enjoy its scenic beauty. If you are visiting the industries in the town, then do not miss your visit Kodaikanal Lake. The lake is one of the famous attractions in the town where you can enjoy boating and fishing (with permission). Being in the hill station has its own charm. You will agree to this when you visit the beautiful Bryant’s park that has more than 700 varieties of roses.
Get a panoramic view of the town by enjoying a walk through the Coaker’s Walk. Another famous tourist place in the town is the Astrophysical Observatory where you can enjoy learning about solar astrophysics. However, the observatory has visiting hours that vary during tourist season and non-tourist season.
Enjoy the Excursions in Kodaikanal
The hill town does not only have amazing views and industries, but it also offers its tourists some amazing spot for excursions. If you want to get amazed by some more views of the town, then you must visit the Doctor’s Delight. This place is located near the Pillar Rocks and the view from this point can awe you every time you visit it.
You can also enjoy the history of the ancient settlements on the site called the Dolmen Circle. The landscaped beauty and the history of the site make it worth visiting. Enjoy the Thalaiyar Falls which is also known as the Rat Tail Falls. It is considered to be one of the highest waterfalls in the world. The town also has many temples that you should visit. Among them, the most famous temple is the Kurinji Andavar temple.
How to Reach the Town of Kodiakanal?
Since the town has many tourists every year, it is very easy to access as there are various modes of transportation to reach the town. The nearest airport is available at Madurai from where you can reach the town by road. There are various buses that ply to the two from Madurai and other parts of Tamil Nadu. If you are doing an industrial visit tour in the town, then the tour agency will arrange your transportation.