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Solar Observatory (Photo Courtesy: Marcus334)

Solar Observatory is located at 6 kms from town centre and is the highest point in the area. The Kodaikanal Terrestrial Telescope offer views of the Sothupparai Dam, Vaigai Dam, Periyakulam and Varaha river. Astronomical Science museum here offers organized public tours, access to the astronomy library, and scheduled night-time telescopic sky viewing.

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