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Pillar Rocks, Kodaikanal

Published Date: 07-May-2024

If there’s one word that perfectly describes Pillar Rocks, it is “mystical.” The spot derives its name from the three 120-metre-tall boulders. This place is not only famed for the three giant pillars but is also one of the best viewpoints you will find in Kodaikanal and its surrounding areas. On a good day, you can even witness clouds forming just below the tip of the boulders. Needless to say, it is one of the most bewitching sights you ever get to see.

  • Entry Fee: N.A.
  • Timings: 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
  • Time required: 2-3 hours
  • Best for: Due to the dense forest surroundings, it is one of the best places to visit in Kodaikanal with map.
  • Tip: Wear comfortable walking shoes.
  • How to reach: The nearest railway station is Kodaikanal Railway Station at 8.3 km.
  • Nearby Attractions: Berijam Lake, Bear Shola Falls, Coaker’s Walk, Guna Caves
  • Nearby Restaurants: Whistler Cafe, Pastry Corner, Cloud Street, Tava Vegetarian Restaurant, Orchard Restaurant
  • Places to Stay: Hotels near Pillar Rocks
  • Google rating and reviews: 4 rating and 1,000 reviews

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