Pillar Rocks in Kodaikanal

These massive granite bouldres make for a beautiful sight.

These massive granite bouldres make for a beautiful sight. | Photo credit: Dhanil K/Wikipedia

Pillar Rocks Overview

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Pillar Rocks are three vertical granite boulders, standing shoulder to shoulder amidst untouched packets of dense rainforests. Unique and visually stunning, these rocky pillars measure approximately 400 ft in height from the ground level.

Between the pillars, there is a dark chamber that is called the 'Devil's Kitchen'. The shady woods beneath the rocks serve as perfect picnic spot for locals as well as tourists. Close to Pillar Rocks, there is a beautifully manicured garden where you can find a wide variety of flowers blooming.

  • Opening Closing Time 09:30 am – 04:00 pm. Open all days

  • Photo Opp

    Click as many pictures you want – this natural wonder is truly a rare sight! The surrounding forests, garden and spectacular cloud formations serve as ideal backdrops for perfect pictures.
  • For Kids

    Pillar Rocks is one of the most frequented picnic spots in the hill station. Include kids as part of the trip as they are sure to have a fun-filled experience amidst breathtaking natural surroundings.
  • Entrance Fee Free

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8 km from Kodaikanal Lake, Kodaikanal, 624101, Tamil Nadu