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Kodaikanal Lake

Address: Kodaikanal Road, Kodaikanal, India
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Ranked #1 of 23 Attractions in Kodaikanal
Type: Bodies of Water, Outdoors
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Hyderabad, India
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014 NEW

Just like any other lake in any city, nothing much special about it, seemed hyped for no reason at all.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014 NEW

Great place to walk / cycle around. Good place to hire either a paddle boat or row boat Went there on the 24th of this month and hired a paddle boat from the boat house closest to the Bryant Park exit Very helpful and cheerful boatman who took our photos as well

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Bangalore, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014 NEW

An absolute must visit in Kodaikanal. A picturesque spot, ideal for picnic and boating. Nature lovers perfect place for a quite boating time and a great view. Must try in kodai along with the shopping experience on its banks - esp. Tibetan winter clothings & some hot bajjis :)

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Chennai
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014 NEW

Nice, large lake in the middle of the town, with a walking path all along the circumference of the lake. You can borrow cycles to ride around or just take a stroll. There are shops here and there, if one wants to buy

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Mumbai
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014 NEW

Boating and horse riding ...thi was great experience any how make sure you don't go for the boating at late eve as mist covers the beauty with no choice but to be in boat.

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Mararikulam
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Place is actually really beautiful and well maintained. The lake is clean and tidy. The only issue was the management and the condition of the boat they rent out. We rented out two of them and one of them had literally holes on the sides. Overall a must visit in kodaikanal.

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Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Best suited for row boating. It's really chilling & thrilling when it drizzles. You must have on the boat few spicy snakes, fruits and some ice creams to enjoy fully while rowing with your partner.

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Amravati, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

There was a huge area of the lake for boating with sailed & paddled boats. In a chilled climate we couldn't stop ourselves to visit the lake and for boating as well. Nice chilled experience.

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Jaipur, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

It’s a romantic place for honeymoon. It’s very cool place, somewhat daily rains here. "Having a cup of coffee with your partner

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

If you are going for the lake instead of going to boating go for cycling. It is the best of three(horse riding, cycling, boating). It will be fun. But before getting on the cycle check whether the air in tires and brakes are working fine. Lol.

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