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Pillar Rocks, Kodaikanal

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Jutting out from the surrounding forest, Pillar Rocks create an imposing natural focal point amid an already dramatic landscape. The three giant rock pillars, around 122 m (400 ft) in height, rise out of a thick surrounding forest. The main viewpoint from which to see the rocks can get pretty busy, but definitely wait your turn to see them unobstructed. At such a great height, clouds regularly cover the pillars, but when they break through, the effect is all the more memorable. Using our custom trip planner, Kodaikanal attractions like Pillar Rocks can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • It is unusual rock of mountain have some different look. Good location for photography. One should visit this place in Kodaikanal.  more »
  • Nice view of the rock which stands like a pillar which is a bit unique. The view of the valley also is very stunning from this point.  more »
  • Pillar Rocks is beautiful place in Kodaikanal. Rocks look beautiful and the sounds echoes. Some good views for photoshooting.  more »
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  • A must see place in Kodaikanal. At around 2 PM onwards, the fog starts to cover the entire area and you should be lucky enough to see the pillar rocks then. If you manage to see through the fog, it would be a feast to the eyes. Check out some cool pics below. There is an entry fee of Rs 5 per person.
  • It was an excellent drive through the forest to reach Pillar Rocks. Quite misty, so unable to see the rocks clearly. Every few minutes, one gets a quick glimpse of them. Definitely a good place to visit during your Kodaikanal travels.
  • One of the best places to visit in Kodaikanal. The weather here is so amazing that you won't get to know how fast the time flies. Simple superb 👍
  • Nice viewpoint. Should be visited in the season. This place is far better than Dolphin's nose
  • Awesome place with breathtaking views... Should visit on a clear day, view will be blocked if visited on a foggy day... Crowded during Sundays and Holidays.