Kurinji Festival: A Charming Flower that only Blossoms once in 12 years

A vivid blue bellshaped flower known as the gregarious blossoming of Kurnji or neelakurinji Strobilanthes Kunthiana may be found on the western ghats hill slopes between 6000 and 7000 feet in elevation The Kurinji flower is indigenous to South India and may be found in the Tamilnadu regions of Kodaikanal Palani Nammalai and Nilgris The shrub known as kurinji was once quite common in the shola gras....
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Black Kurinji (StrabilanthesLurides)

White Kurinji (StrabilanthesUrceolaris)

Purplish Blue (Neelakurinji)

Organized By

Department of Tourism,
The Tourist Officer,
Tourist Office, Poet Thiyagaraja Road, Kodaikanal – 624 101.

How to reach

The nearest airport is Madurai International Airport, which is 120 KMs away.
The nearest convenient railway station is Kodaikanal, which is 2 KMs away.
The nearest major city is Kodaikanal, which is 2KMs away.
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15 Aug 2030 - 15 Aug 2030

6:00 AM - 6:00 PM




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