Berijam Lake, Kodaikanal

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#3 of 13 in Parks in Kodaikanal
Take a picnic meal to the shores of Berijam Lake, a freshwater reservoir formed by a dam constructed in 1867. You'll need to obtain an entry permit before you attempt the scenic drive to the lake, but once there, you can explore the surrounding protected area, home to elephants, bison, and deer. Spend you time walking or hiking, making some striking photographs, and soaking in the picturesque forest-fringed lake view. Before you head to Kodaikanal, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Kodaikanal road trip planner , to make sure you see all that Kodaikanal has to offer, including Berijam Lake.
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  • Very worthy trip, steep terrains. The lake is very peaceful, views on the way to the lake were fantastic  more »
  • Very peaceful and serene environment. The place is around 22kms from Kodaikkanal town and with restricted access by first dept.  more »
  • This is a Beautiful lake in the middle of the Forest. It is almost 40 km away from town in the forest which requires special permit from the forest department, also other state cars require to pay ext...  more »
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