Kodaikanal is an idyllic city situated in the hills of Dindigul district in Tamil Nadu state. In Tamil, Kodaikanal translates to “The Gift of the Forest.” This beautiful city is fondly referred to as “Princess of Hill Stations.” Largely considered to be one of the most sought-after honeymoon and holiday destinations of South India, Kodaikanal soars 7200 feet above the sea level, and is placed in the upper Palani hills of the Western Ghats close to Madurai in Tamil Nadu.
Endowed with cool and misty climate, this place never fails to enthral its visitors with picturesque beauty of the scenic hills and the sylvan forests of Kodaikanal. Tourists can indulge themselves in activities like hiking through the wooded forests, go rowing in the lake, take a bath in the glistening cascades, try horse riding, or simply behold the beautiful sights.
The Club Mahindra Kodaikanal resort is located at the famous Coaker’s Walk. The resort offers you stunning panoramic views of plains below the resort. It is a perfect abode to have a fun and relaxed time with your near-and-dear ones. The place offers you with a variety of fun activities including trekking, treasure hunt, karaoke, and bonfire. Members also benefit from in-house facilities such as doctor-on-call, laundry, and travel assistance.
The resort also offers variety of indoor activities and sightseeing options to give a larger than life holidaying experience.
Let us look at some of the indoor activities:
Sports: Stay active by inviting some healthy competition. Club Mahindra provides you with cricket and golf sets, badminton racquets, football and much other sporting equipment. If you are more-the-merrier person, you can also have the Fun Rovers join you in your sport of interest.
Dance Workshops: Strap on your dancing shoes and learn how to shake your leg in style. The workshop is open for both children and grown-ups. The in-house dance experts will teach you the basics in a variety of both western and Indian dance techniques.
Evening Entertainment: The resort organises some special activities every evening. Some of these amusements include games, karaoke, music, and talent shows.
Fun Inside: Check into the fun zone with your family and indulge in some old-fashioned family board games, table tennis, and pool. Avid book readers can borrow books from the mini library.
1. Coaker’s Walk and Pillar Rocks
The Coaker’s Walk is an ideal place to go on a relaxing stroll with your friends and family. You can also visit the Pillar Rocks. These enormous granite boulders soars at a height of 400 feet and creates a narrow path known as the Devils Kitchen between.
2. Pine Forest & Green Valley View
Take a walk through the pine plantations, considered as one of the cherished treasures in the region. Following this, you can go on a drive towards the Green Valley and enjoy the mesmerizing view of the dense forest situated 5000 ft below.
3.Silver Cascade & Kodai Lake
Spend your time at Silver Cascade, the stunning sight of sparkling falls. Later, march towards the star-shaped Kodai Lake. This artificial lake is spread over 60 acres and is bordered by lush greenery.