Kodaikanal Hiking and Trekking
For the visitors enjoying long hiking and trekking, a wonderful 3 to 4 day trek is available with delightful path. The usual trek follows south escarpment from Berijem lake to the Kerala border Vandaraw and back thro ‘Poondi’, Kavunji, Kukkal are Poombaral villages. The big Mannavanur sheep farm will be crossed, One has to hire a local guide to avoid missing of routes. The view of the cliffs is breathtaking. Several mountain streams with panoramic view can be seen. Previous permission should be obtained from Dist Forest office for stay in forest rest houses. Food should be brought while trekking since only tea shops are available at villages in between.
Joey’s Forest Trek
Joey’s hose is in the forest, 45 min drive from Kodai. For Rs. 250 (includes super veg lunch cooked with ingredients from his wild farm), he’ll take you trekking through the jungle – you’ll walk where elephant or bison have.
The Perumal Peak
It is a trekkers paradise, situated 11 km from kodiakanal. Its height is 2400 meters. It is a days on foot and one feels little strenuous as the path is quite bewitching and absorbing with beautiful sceneries all through. The actual climb begins at a point called Neutral Saddale.