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Berijam Lake

Kodaikanal, India
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Look at the title please. That's the one word definition for this place. A decent drive through the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Aritra L
Amazing drive through isolated forest and scenic landscape

> One must visit Berijam Lake for an unique experience. Berijam Lake is not that great but access... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Krishna P
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Reviewed yesterday

Look at the title please. That's the one word definition for this place. A decent drive through the forested hill will get you to the lake. But please do make sure to reach there early in the morning because, you need to get a travel...More

Thank Aritra L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

> One must visit Berijam Lake for an unique experience. Berijam Lake is not that great but access roads to this lake provides good experience driving in isolated forest and seeing good landscapes. Good half day was spent visiting this place and lots of points...More

1  Thank Krishna P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Even in August (second season, as the main season is Mar/April to June/July), there is substantial crowd from all over India and a few foreigners.. lots of activities around the lake (except swimming) to row or pedal a boat, to roam around in a cycle...More

Thank DrValliappan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After a long drive you will reach this place, however it is not that much attractive. Not worthy of visit as compared to Kodai lake

Thank Sumitkumar_13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the source of drinking water for Kodaikanal, hence, it is out of bounds. You can just reach the lakeside which is fenced and enjoy the view. Boating is prohibited and entering the lake area is punishable offence. You need forest office permission to...More

Thank Rucha121
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Boating was not allowed here but the was splendid. It was in the middle of the forest and hence it was nice. It was very clean also.

Thank 7347733a
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is far from city, more than place you will enjoy your journey till here. It is a lake surrounded by hills so a good photo place

Thank Gavish_dixit
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Better than the kodai lake. The forest department can have the area cleaned to retain its pristine beauty.

1  Thank Shailaja S S
Reviewed 16 August 2017

The Forest officials have barricaded entry to the lake, you can enjoy the view from road-side. Many tourists litter the place, hence, they had to take this action, as it provides drinking water to Kodai city and nearby villages. We booked a guided tour package...More

Thank krazikams
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Berijam Lake is located inside the deep forest, one need to obtain permission from Forest dept. I have traveled in a shared Mini bus by paying Rs. 300 per head and they took care about entry permit. One need to start early in the morning,...More

Thank Ravindran L
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Rajneesh K
13 July 2017|
Response from FrankyGupta | Reviewed this property |
This lake is not in Himachal Pradesh & I have no idea of the trek that you're talking about.
28 April 2017|
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Response from Jayesh1712 | Reviewed this property |
theoretically open all days - but can be subject to the whims of the officials here
Ronisha K
22 June 2016|
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Response from pepr p | Reviewed this property |
The place is very small and can be seen with help of google map.However many hotels arrange cabs with driver who also act as local guides. They will charge around Rs 1500 for a car with driver and full day sight... More