Travel and Accomodation

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All participants will be provided free boarding/lodging at the Kodaikanal Solar Observatory.

Travel Allowance:

Limited funds are available for travel fare by 3AC train for a few participants. Preference will be given to students who have no source of funding.

Reaching Kodaikanal

Air Connection

The nearest airport to the Kodaikanal Observatory is Madurai (130km from Kodaikanal Observatory), in the state of Tamil Nadu.

Rail Connection

The nearest railway station is Kodaikanal Road (80km from Kodaikanal observatory).

Road Connection

Kodaikanal Observatory is located 4km from Kodaikanal town and may be reached by road from Bangalore, via Salem and Dindigul and from Madurai via Kodaikanal road.