Kodaikanal is a beautiful hill station that is a perfect weekend getaway for tourists from Bangalore and Chennai. This panoramic tourist spot is a beautiful town located amongst the hills of Western Ghats in Tamil Nadu. Kodaikanal was established by the British as a refuge from the high temperatures of the plains in summer. The city has been a popular and active tourist destination since pre-independence era. Travellers will love the beauty of Kodaikanal's that lies in its long stretches of forests, lakes and green pastures.