Kodaikanal is famous for its panoramic beauty. The locations are immense and the tone is western at Kodai.
Some of the stunning locations :
Dolphins Nose, located about eight km from the lake, is a flat projecting rock from where one can have a breathtaking view of the yawning chasm below.
The Perumal Peak, about 11 km from Kodaikanal, is a trekkers delight. Climbers begin their ascent from the Neutral Saddle.
Berijam Lake supplies drinking water to Periyakulam town, and is 21 km from Kodaikanal (beyond the Pillar Rocks). It is a popular picnic spot with a beautiful view.
Kukal Cave, 40 km from Kodaikanal, is a favorite camping site for trekkers. Reportedly, descendants of the Paliyans still live here.