Know about amazing cool splendid and adventurous Summer Holiday at Yercaud Tamil Nadu – South India Hill Station

Yercaud, a beautiful small station located in the eastern Ghat in the south Indian state Tamil Nadu is famous for its cool climate and moderate temperature round the year. Yercaud hill area located in the Salem district is also known as Shevaroy Hills because of Servarayan temple situated at altitude of 1623 Meters. The region is famous not just for high production of Coffee but also for fruits like Orange, Jack fruit and Banana.
Yercaud is highly blessed by the Mother Nature and hence in the travel circuits of the world, often refereed as Ooty of poor for being less expensive and highly scenic hill resort. Yercaud, the land of coffee plantations and thickly forested slopes is also popular among adventure seekers because of facilities like trekking and boating. Scenically, enchanting and picturesque locations of Eastern Ghat helped the place for being known as the Jewel of the South.
Yercaud is also hot favorite destination for the couples on Honeymoon for long leisure romantic walks on luxuriant green carpet and panoramic views of scenic beauty scattered around. Surely Yercaud is must visit place for those on Tamil Nadu Tourism.


Vital Tourist Information : Yercaud

Location :
Famous hill resort Yercaud is situated in north-central region of Tamil Nadu in the Shevaroy Hills.


Mountain Range : Shevaroy Hills


Altitude : 1515 Meter


Near By City : Salem


State : Tamil Nadu [India]


Region : South India


Famous as / For :
Popular Honeymoon Destination
High Production of Coffee & Citrus Fruits like Orange
Jewel of South India Summer Holiday Destinations
Panoramic views of scenic beauty of Eastern Ghat
Heaven of Trekking lovers


Weather & Climate :
Yercaud have salubrious climate with pleasant weather in summer and mild cold in winters.


Temperature :
Yercaud have moderate temperatures. Temperature here never raise above 30°C and drops down below 13°C.


Tourist Season :
One can go on Yercaud tour all year round baring the months [July - September] of heavy rains.


Spoken Languages :
Tamil - Hindi - English


Souvenir / Shopping :
Yercaud doesn't offers anything significant for the shopping addicts, whoever visitor can look forward to buy famous textile products at Salem for taking back home as Yercaud tour souvenir.


Trekking/Excursions :
There are many treks in the area. Chennai Trekking Club is organising special Trekking tour of Yercaud.


Fair & Festivals :
Flower shows, dog shows, boating race are the part of tourism oriented summer festival arranged annually in the month of May. This festival is dedicated to Lord Servarayan.


Must Visit Places :
Anna Park - Botanical Garden - Wterfall of Killiyur - Shervaoyan Hills - The Lady's Seat - Yercaud Lake


Tourist Spots/Attraction :
Anna Park - Botanical Garden - Wterfall of Killiyur - Shervaoyan Hills - The Lady's Seat - Yercaud Lake


How To Reach Yercaud Tamil Nadu [India]


Train Journey / Nearest Railway Station :
Yercaud is accessible from Salesm [30km] on train journey.


Road Travel / Bus Route :
Regular bus service and taxies are available for road journey from Salem to Yercaud. Trichy, Madurai, Chennai, Bangalore and Coimbatore etc are some other south Indian cities from where buses are plying for Yercaud.


Air Travel / Nearest Airport :
Trichy is nearest airport for air travel to Yercaud.