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Berijam Lake

Kodaikanal, India
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Ranked #2 of 21 Attractions in Kodaikanal
Type: Bodies of Water
Traveler Description: Berijam lake is about 20 - 25 kms from kodaikanal inside forest area. You need official permission to enter the forest area, which your local travel... more »
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2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014 NEW via mobile

This is the best place which I never visited with a calm and dense forest.... I enjoyed with my family last week... the trip was so memorable one... the location has the scenic beauty of hills....

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

The drive to Berijam was truly awesome... But the destination itself didn't quite live up to the expectations

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Vijayawada, India
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

The journey to the lake was fantastic. Passing through the deep forest was a great experience.The lake offers you a serene environment unlike the crowdy kodaikanal lake. Need forest permission to reach the lake.

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Bengaluru
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19 reviews 19 reviews
3 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Really looked forward to going given the history and the approach via the jungle etc. After having taken permits and driving all the way down , it was a huge disappointment to see the lake with very water and therefore hardly much migratory birds etc. Might be a season issue (we went in March) . Better to check and travel... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014 via mobile

If u need real experience of berjim lake and its surroundings surely we need guide of Stephen anna .he is local driver and we excited his experience in adventures

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Bangalore, India
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

It is an artificial lake, located in the forest area. It is a far away place and there is nothing to do after reaching there.

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Marlborough
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

View from above is awesome. Lake looks like chipped to size with dark blue color radiating. Meditation works very well veiwing the lake waters.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This place has perfect view. Only bad thing about it is, after reaching to the lake, there is nothing as the government has restricted the area.

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Coimbatore
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

First you need a entry pass. Any local taxi operator will arrange that. Berijam lake is the last spot in the route. It has four or five view points which are breathtaking provided the mist and fog shows mercy. It is not as crowded as other spots. Do not hurry. Enjoy the view and climate.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

In the en route there is a spot called Berijam lake view. Just stand there facing the lake and close your eyes. If feels so good, i just wanted to stay for ever. It cannot be said in word just go an experience it.

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