Chennai, formerly known as Madras, is the capital city of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu, located on the Coromandel Coast of the Bay of Bengal. Chennai is the fifth most populous city in India.With its historic landmarks and buildings, long sandy beaches, cultural and art centers and parks,Chennai offers many interesting locations to visitors. One of the most important tourist attraction of Chennai is actually in the neighbouring town of Mahabalipuram with its ancient temples and rock carvings of the 7th century Pallava kingdom. The 15 km long and 400 to 500 meter wide Marina Beach features the Light House, memorials, statues, walkways, gardens and drives alongside the beach front.Tamil and Indian culture and tradition is on display in several art galleries and cultural centers. Valluvar Kottam is an auditorium in memory of the poet-saint Thiruvalluvar. It also has a 101-feet high temple chariot structure. Kalakshetra, a centre for the revival of Indian art and crafts - especially the dance form of Bharatnatyam.The most famous temple in Chennai is the Kapaleeshwarar temple in Mylapore. The Thousand Lights Mosque is one of the largest mosques in the country and is a revered place of worship for Muslims. South of the city, along the East Coast Road, is an important centre for herpetological research called the Madras Crocodile Bank Trust, which houses several fresh-water and salt-water crocodiles, alligators, gharials, and also turtles and snakes. Chennai has variety of public transportation such as buses, autos and taxis. BookCab offers special car rental packages for city travel. There are various types of cabs for hire ranging from Tata Indica to Mercedes Benz for your specific needs to travel within Chennai. Explore the beauty of Chennai by renting a cab with BookCab, BookCab also provides taxi service from Chennai International airport to anywhere in Chennai and other nearby destinations. Bookcab specializes in providing taxi services for outstation holidays from Chennai. Booking a cab for your weekend getaways from Chennai is now easy with BookCab.
Kodaikanal, is one of the most beautiful and unexplored destinations in Tamil Nadu. Situated at 2100 metres above sea level amidst the
breathtaking Palani Hills, it is around 450 kms. from Bangalore. Its fresh intoxicating air, eye-catching scenery and serenity
charm the tourist no end.
Kodaikanal, promises many a latent mysteries to its guests, so delve into the dense forests housing numerous varieties of trees, sprawling wilderness and enchanting waterfalls all of which give it a very enchanted feel and is a treat for the mind and soul.
Some of the famous spots that are a must visit out here
Shopping is one of the many interesting activities one can indulge in, in this haven of nature. Kodaikanal is famous for handicrafts,
exquisite embroidery items, eucalyptus oil, homemade chocolates, Kodai cheese, warm clothes, shawls, plums and pears.
So if you're looking to pick up mementos then go right ahead and delight in the great variety available and that too at reasonable costs.
There are many options for places to shop at in Kodaikanal namely- Khadi Emporium, Corsack, Kurinji Mini Supermarket, Spencer and Company, Handloom Co-operative Stores, Travancore Crafts Work and Government Sales Emporium.
The Eco Nut Shop, is a small but famous shop which sells organic food stuff as well as home-made food items, one can pick up stuff like- jams, pickles, oils, incense, baked items, cheese, teas, spices out here.
Looking for a good place to eat out in Kodaikanal, then check out these delightful options- Carlton Hotel, Hotel Astoria, Kodai Resort Hotel, Silver Inn, Tibetan Brothers and Sterling Resorts.
Kodaikanal enjoys a sub-tropical climate and as such has pleasant weather the year round and is thus quite favourable for tourists all year
through other than the Monsoon season June - September. If you're looking at catching Kodaikanal, during some special events then plan a
trip during the summer when you get to be a part of many a cultural programs, flower and fruit shows, boat races and adventure sports
which make the place even more vivacious and fun to be in.
Planning on a trip by road? Sounds good, however hiring a car from Bangalore to Kodaikanal can get very difficult, especially during holiday breaks and in the festive season, if not planned in advance. The easiest way to do so is to log onto www.bookcab.in and book your cab for the time span you're looking at. One can even avail ongoing discounts or packages which Bookcab may have during the said time period. BookCab, has a range of cars to choose from - Tata Indica to Mercedes Benz, as per your requirements. You can book a cab at any time from Bangalore to Kodaikanal and back and be assured of the best of cars and service from Bookcab. So friends, get going and check it out!
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