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Last Updated: 29 Sep 2020
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Entry is open from all domestic states.

  • Face masks to be worn when in public
  • Mandatory to download Aarogya Setu application before travel.
  • All inter-state and intra-state tourists and travellers must obtain an e-pass from the district collector before entering Yercaud.
  • Thermal screening to be done for all passengers
  • COVID-19 test is required for passengers arriving from Maharashtra, Gujarat & Delhi. Travellers from other states can also be tested for COVID-19 at the discretion of health officials.
  • Although lockdown in Yercaud has been extended till 30th of September, there are major relaxations.
  • No complete lockdown on Sundays
  • Shopping malls and large stores are fully functional
  • Tea stalls and restaurants can be open from 6 am-8 pm for dine-in. Takeaway is allowed until 9 PM.
  • All parks and playgrounds are open for sporting activities, however spectators are not allowed
  • Places of worship can be open till 8 p.m.
  • Intra-district public buses have resumed services with 50% capacity.
  • 14 days of mandatory home quarantine for all passengers travelling to Yercaud from other states.
  • Symptomatic passengers are required to follow Institutional Quarantine till the time COVID test results are available.
  • Business travellers returning within 48 hours are exempted from quarantine after presenting the valid return documents
Flights

Salem airport is the nearest airport receiving flights from Chennai.

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Buses, taxies, autorickshaws are running normally.

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Tourists and Travellers to Yercaud are Required to Collect an E-pass with the Permission of the District Collector Updated: 29 Sep 2020

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Places to Visit in Yercaud

Yercaud Lake, Loop Road, Pagoda Point, Bears Cave, Pagoda Point , Silk Farm, and Rose Garden, Kottachedu Teak Forest, Kiliyur waterfall many more that attracts tourists from all the regions as they exhibit a magical charm. 

Nestled in the southern region this hill station town serves as a weekend getaway for several travelers. With verdant peaks, waterfalls, lakes, gardens, and several such beautiful landmarks, here you can witness the panoramic views of natural bounties.

Whether you are vacationing with your family or with your partner, there is no dearth of such scenic wonders. 
Tourist places in Yercaud are not only enticing but intriguing as well. With the 32- km loop road which is all arched with the trails of lush green trees to the ever-fantastic Yercaud lake here you can visit any place you like.

Apart from this, you can explore the realm of serene Kiliyur waterfall or gaze the cute little deers at the Deer Park. So prepare your itinerary for Yercaud and get ready to unveil the surprises of nature it holds in its abode.

Here are some of the places to visit in Yercaud:

01

Yercaud Lake

Yercaud Lake

The Yercaud Lake is undoubtedly one of the best places to visit in Yercaud. Providing stunning, panoramic views of the hills and lush green lawns of this hill station, this Lake also barges out as one of the most sought after destinations in Yercaud.

The pool, which is surrounded by gardens and well wooded trees, provides a soothing and tranquil experience. Here, travellers can experience everything that Yercaud and its hills have to offer.

Situated in the heart of Yercaud, the place is known for its shops and eateries that offer the real taste of Tamil Nadu. Travellers can have an incredible experience of gaining insight into the food and cuisine of Tamil Nadu,tasting dishes prepared with ingenious spices.This makes Yercaud Lake, a culinary destination for epicureans.

Apart from this, travellers can also enjoy a wide range of activities, including boating. The quaint water bodies of the lake and the picturesque beauty of the surrounding offers the best boating experience in Yercaud. While boating in the lake, the visitors might find it hard to resist the temptation of clicking photos of the picture-perfect ambience. Precisely, all these facets make the Yercaud Lake one of the best Yercaud places to visit.

Location: Salem-Yercaud Ghat Road, Yercaud 

Timing: Open 24 Hrs

Suggested Read: Amusing & Fun Things To Do in Yercaud

02

32-km Loop Road

32-km Loop Road

Ever wondered why India is renowned all over the world for its tea and coffee plantations? If yes, then this is one of the best places to visit in Yercaud and explore.

The 32-Km Loop Road is actually a 32 kilometre stretch, which begins from the Yercaud Lake and takes one through the much-appreciated roads and agricultural plantations of Yercaud.

This is one of the best tourist places in Yercaud, as it offers the taste of culture, the essence of lives, imprints of the heritage and the varied developments of the hill station.

Since its formation and inclusion in the Madras Presidency in the mid 19th century, Yercaud has been known for its coffee plantations and thick bamboo forests, which in turn support and flourish a wide variety of flora and fauna.

The hill station has retained its heritage for more than a hundred years and thus, one can get the various flavours of bygone era by visiting this Loop Road stretch. The Loop Road will fill your heart with mesmerizing views of the local people, their foods, languages and their way of living.

The 32-Km Loop Road also leads to the villages of Semmantham, Nagalur, Manjakuttai and Kaveri Peak. While travelling through these villages, one can taste varieties of coffee; the inviting aroma of the coffee beans will surely fill your senses.

This balmy experience will help you understand how coffee has played a pivotal role in the development of agriculture, economy and tourism in this region as well as in the other parts of the country. People interest in wildlife and flora can plan a perfect
weekend getaway from Chennai here due to its close vicinity.

Location: 32-km Loop Road, Yercaud

03

Pagoda Point

Pagoda Point

Away from the bustling life of Yercaud, the Pagoda Point is the perfect Yercaud tourist place to embrace the mind with solace and tranquillity. Bestowed with captivating and scenic views of the hill station, the Pagoda Point offers the most sprawling outlook of Yercaud and its enchanting essence.

Panoramic views of Salem, the cool breezes and mystic ambience of the Pagoda Point holds the charm to mesmerize any of the visitors.

While in this point, the visitors can hear the nature ushering all the beauties of nature and transforming the visit into one of the heavenly visits.

Amidst all the endowments of this point, the view of the clouds floating overhead will spellbound the visitors for sure! It is the idyllic vantage point to get rejuvenated and revitalized as well.

Location: Yercaud hills, Yercaud, India

Timing: Open 24 Hrs

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04

Silk Farm and Rose Garden

Silk Farm and Rose Garden

Located two kilometres off Yercaud, this tourist place in Yercaud is a sightseeing destination, which is also considered as an offbeat destination for the travellers.

Including the history seekers, who love to know more about Tamil Nadu and the offbeat travellers, this is a place that shouldn’t be missed in any ways.

It is a family traveller destination and also one of the best honeymoon destinations in India, wherein couples and families can learn more about the skills and techniques of silk production in India.

The skill of breeding the silk worms and producing silk from the cocoons is one of the traditional arts of Yercaud and the silk farmers in this region have successfully endured this art and culture.

The silk farm also depicts the history of how silk producing began in India with procuring the skills from the mainland of China.

On the other hand, the varied coloured Rose garden in Yercaud will enchant your visit to Yercaud. Different species of the queen of flowers, their aromatic glee and the astounding views of the garden is a perfect delight for the visitors. 

The garden also serves as one of the idyllic places for the expert as well as aspiring horticulture enthusiasts.

Location: Yercaud, India

Timing: All days of the week: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

05

Bears Cave

Bears Cave

Located close to the Norton’s Bungalow and on the way to the Lord Murugan Temple, the Bear’s Cave is also one of the main tourist places in Yercaud.

The cave is believed to be created by the bears and according to the primitive people of this surrounding, the cave also served as a secret hideout and escape route to the mighty ruler Tipu Sultan.

Even though the fallen rocks and boulders offers blockage to the cave exploration, the explorers can choose to remove the rocks and continue their exploration. Around 60 ft of the cave can be explored without any obstacle.

Location: Private coffee estate near the Norton Bungalow

Timing: Open 24 Hrs

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06

Kottachedu Teak Forest

Kottachedu Teak Forest

If you are curious to know, how life had been during the Stone-Age era or how evolution has changed the world, the Kottachedu Teak Forest is one of the must visit tourist places in Yercaud.

Although the hill station of Yercaud doesn’t feature much trees apart from bamboo, this is a destination that will take you by surprise.

Filled with flora and fauna, the teak forest will take you back to the past, explaining how people lived before the incorporation of all modern developments.

The flora and fauna in the Kottachedu Teak Forest includes several endemic species like Deer, Ant-eater, Rabbits, Squirrels, Mongoose, Bison, Hares and Foxes. The forest is also rich in avifauna; Swallows, Kites, Paradise Flycatchers and Sparrows can be easily spotted in the forest. If you are in the south coast, make sure to add a visit here in the list of things to do in Tamil Nadu

Most of the faunal and floral similarities of the Kottachedu Teak Forest can be linked to Western Ghats in India.

Location: Kannumuthal, Tamil Nadu 636602

Timing: Open 24 Hrs

07

Kiliyur waterfall

Kiliyur waterfall

The waterfall is one of the best places to visit in Yercaud. Considered as one of the most beautiful waterfalls in India, the enchanting and fascinating beauty of this 300 ft high waterfall will leave an indelible imprint on your mind and heart.

The serene location of the waterfall serves as a secluded getaway for those, who wish to feel invigorated and beat the stresses of daily life.

Located in the Servaroyan hill range of the Eastern Ghats in Tamil Nadu, the waterfall can only be reached through the rugged and rustic terrains.

Since the waterfall is located close to the Yercaud Lake, while travelling to the waterfall the visitors can also visit the other places and can have the fun of a picnic and boating activities.

Monsoons are the idle time to visit this waterfall as the water level at the base of the waterfall rises, providing a mesmerizing and interesting view of the waterfall. Make sure you bathe in its water for a memorable experience!

Location: Killiyur Road, Pattipadi, Tamil Nadu 636601

Timings: 8 AM - 6 PM

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08

Sri Raja Rajeshwari Temple

Sri Raja Rajeshwari Temple

One of the most peaceful places to visit in Yercaud is the Sri Raja Rajeshwari temple that is situated in the south-west corner of the city. Locally famed as Kalyanagari, this is one of the most intricately built holy structures of the region.

The temple is adorned with the deity of Sri Rajarajeshwari that is established on the Shakti Peeth and enhances the charm of the temple even more. Earlier a number of devas and rishis came here to obtain siddhi.

Location:  Sri Jnanakshi Raj Rajarajeshwari devasthanam, Rajarajeshwari temple road, Rajarajeshwari Nagar, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560098

Timings: 5:30 am to 6:45 am and 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm

09

Montfort School

Montfort School

Visiting this century-old school is one of the best things to do in Yercaud. The Montfort School highlights the development and history of Yercaud in the most picturesque approach.

The Montfort Brothers of St. Gabriel runs this co-education school with the motto ‘Virtue and Labour’. The school aims at teaching its students the value of moral education, while providing practical examples of how Indian citizens can lead their lives.

The glorious history of this school dates back to its formation on June 1st, 1917. Since then, the school has witnessed various developments and has also witnessed changes that have occurred all over the world. Initially, it was a revered European School that reached its glory and pinnacle during the First World War.

But after the war, its value subsided and during the Second World War and the period thereafter, the school reached its zenith all over again.

During the period from 1936-1942, the school saw tremendous amount of growth, when building of a school chapel and other developments took place.

Even today, the school stands strong and tall and has given notable people to the world, including Shashi Tharoor, the renowned politician and Nagesh Kukunoor,one of the noted filmmakers in India.

Location: Yercaud, Tamil Nadu 636602

10

Tipperary View Point

Tipperary View Point

Add this spot in your list of tourist places in Yercaud that you’ll be visiting and witness a range of wonderful views. Drive along with the Tipperary road and explore the southernmost point of Yercaud. On the route, you can spot the woodlands and trails of lush green that will delight your eyes.

Here you can spot the elephant rocks that are sparkling white in color and are formed by the deposition of meteorite. The entire region has graphite rocks and these two colored rocks make an amazing contrast.   

Location: Tipperary Road, Tipperary Estate, Yercaud, Tamil Nadu 63660

Timings: 6:00 am to 7:00 pm

Distance from Yercaud City Centre: Approximately 2 km


11

The Grange

The Grange

Located 1500 metres above the sea level, The Grange is a popular holiday resort that offers wide range of adventure and exploration activities for local as well as global travellers.

The resort is unique in the sense that it is away from the concrete jungles and is nestled amidst the evergreen and verdant forests of Yercaud. The lush green coffee, pepper and orange cultivation fields add to the aromatic charm of the resort.

The Grange is located close to several plantation areas and has its own restaurant and boutique shop. The resort is also one of the popular destinations to experience the thrill and excitement of ATV (All Terrain Vehicle) rides.

Location: 
Cock Burn Road, Five Roads, Yercaud

12

Deer Park

Deer Park

For all the nature and animal lovers as well as those who has kids in their family; especially kids who holds a gleeful aspect for animals, this park is must visit Yercaud tourist places.

The park is a beautiful picnic spot where travellers can enjoy the enchanting views of the hills, while kids can explore different activities such as basketball, baseball, cricket, football and other related games.

The park has lush green playgrounds wherein the visitors can enjoy pleasant views of the valley and can get engulfed within the beauty of nature.

With blooming nature all around, the park is also one of the paradises for the nature photographers. Even if someone is not a keen photographer, the picturesque splendour of the park will tempt them to get indulge into photography. located a mere 227 km from Bangalore, Yercaud makes a perfect getaway from Bangalore for wildlife and Photography enthusiasts.

Since the park closes down at 5 pm, other nearby places can also be visited after visiting the park. Lady’s Rock and the Yercaud Lake are the nearby places that can be easily reached from the park; moreover, evenings are the best times to visit these places.

Location: Lady's Seat Road, Yercaud 

Timing: Monday to Sunday :9am–5pm 

13

Lady's Seat

Lady's Seat

Rocks are indigenous part of the Yercaud hill station. But what makes this place of interest one of the best places to visit in Yercaud is the fact, that it has played a vital role during the British Rule in India.

Lady’s seat is a rock that was formed in the shape of seat, making it appear comfortable. Providing incredible views of the clouds, mists and greenery around, this Lady’s Seat was once the favourite recreational spots of the British females, residing in Yercaud.

During the olden days, this rock hosted numerous kitty parties for the British women and was also one of their favourite hangouts for their chit-chats.

The beauty of this rock magnifies incredibly with the advent of evening. It is during the evening, that Lady’s Seat offers the most spectacular views of the sunset. the place is close to some of the best places to stay in Yercaud.

The whole of the hill stations gets soaked under the majestic rays of the sun, and the rock offers a panoramic view of the wholesome change of the atmosphere. A watchtower, located close by to the Lady’s Rock is also one of the not-to-miss spots in Yercaud. This watchtower serves as an ideal place to the visitor of Lady’s Rock.

Location: Lady's Seat Road, Yercaud

Timing: 
7am–7pm

14

Anna Park

Anna Park

Anna Park is a major tourist attraction in the list of best tourist places in Yercaud, which offers incredible insight into the natural species of plants and animals around Shevaroys Hills of Tamil Nadu.

The park is located adjacent to the Lake Yercaud. It is an ideal place to visit during the picnic trips to the highest points in Tamil Nadu. The park also features a wide collection of natural plants and species that are found in the Eastern Ghats.

While the swings and slides of Anna Park entice the children, the pleasant ambience of the park attracts the other visitors to spend some of their amusing moments in the park.

Flower shows organised during the month of May are some of the major events of the entire Yercaud region. The park also witnesses the maximum gush of visitors during these events.

A Japanese Park within the colourful premises of the Anna Park showcases the primitive and ancient Japanese methods of horticulture. This is also the reason; the botanists and horticulture aspirants throng this park to a large extent.

Location: Ondikadai, Salem - Yercaud Ghat Road, Yercaud

Timing: Monday to Sunday: 9:30am–6pm

15

Orchidarium

Orchidarium

Located close by to the Lady’s Rock, Orchidarium refers to a garden that features varieties of exotic and rare orchids. This Orchidarium showcases around 250 different species of orchids; some of these orchids has been declared as endangered by the Indian Horticulture Department.

The spectacular ‘Insect Eating Pitcher’ plants and the ‘Neelakurinji’ plant those blooms once in twelve years are the pride of this orchid garden.

Orchidarium also features several species of Rose, Sylvan and Bamboo plants. The bewitching beauty of the garden has lured several dignitaries of the South Indian Film Industry to shoot their documentaries and films within this garden.

Location: Ondikadai, Salem - Yercaud Ghat Road, Yercaud

Timing: Monday to Sunday: 9am–5pm

16

Annamalaiyar Temple View Point

Annamalaiyar Temple View Point

Located in the proximity of Thalai Cholia this is one of the most charismatic places to visit in Yercaud. If you have immense love for nature and spellbinding views, then this place will surely melt your heart away. On the notch, there is a beautiful Annamalaiyar Temple adorned with a deity of Lord Shiva and also features several other colorful idols.

The elevation of the temple is about 1,400 meters above the ground and offers a wide array of scenic views. From the top, you can spot coffee plantations, spice gardens, and countless other views that will not fail to delight your eyes. On the way to the vantage point, you can stroll by the cardamom and green coffee estates, which makes the trip even more worthwhile.

Location: Pavazha Kundru, Tiruvannamalai, Tamil Nadu 606601

Timings: 9:00 am to 6:00 pm

17

The Servaroyan Temple

The Servaroyan Temple

The Servaroyan Temple is one of the best places to visit in Yercaud. Located at the highest point of this hill station, the temple offers incredible insight into the spiritual development of this region.

Built by the ancient tribes of Yercaud, the Servaroyan Temple is dedicated to the Goddess Kaveri. It is a serene, pious and one of the most beautiful places of interest that will instantly fill your heart with its captivating structures, fringed with historical and religious significances.

As the temple is located at the highest point of the Servaroyan range, it offers the most pristine view of the Mettur Dam. Mists and fogs are the boon of this region and they intensify the beauty of the temple and its surroundings.

The path leading to this holy Servaroyan temple is awe-inspiring and extremely enthralling. For the explorers, looking out for the opportunity to unravel the mysteries of hills in Yercaud, you must cover this path on foot or should undertake trekking activities here.

The rugged terrains heading to the temple will surely offer you an adrenaline rush.

Location: Yercaud, Tamil Nadu, 636602

Timing: 6:00 AM - 9:00 PM

18

Norton’s Bungalow

Norton’s Bungalow

For a long time, Yercaud served as a summer retreat or a resort to British officers and commanders who lived in India. Year after year, they kept visiting this place to enjoy a wonderful vacation, beating the scorching heat of Indian summers.

One of those officers, Norton, who was a powerful Criminal Lawyer in Chennai, built a beautiful European Bungalow which is now a popular place of interest in Yercaud.

The bungalow is a private property that doesn’t offer access without prior permission. Hence, prior to a visit to this historic bungalow, it will be wise to ensure that you have procured the required permission to visit the site.

Location: Tipperary Road, (Behind Montfort School), Yercaud

19

Sri Chakra Mahameru

Famed as the world’s biggest Shri Chakra Maha Mehru temple this is a spot worth visiting. There is a three-dimensional pyramid that takes a form of Sri Chakra when viewed from atop. Locally the devotees believe worshipping the Sri Chakra is equivalent to paying homage to the ultimate force.

The aura of the temple is quite comforting and that is the reason people from different corners come here to seek blessings. There is a pit where you can throw a coin and make a wish for yourself. Also, this is one of the most placid places to visit in Yercaud when you are vacationing with your family in this region

Location: No.1, sannadhi street, Madambakkam, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600073

Timings: 5:00 am to 8:30 pm

20

Karadiyur View Point

The list of adjectives falls short to define the beauty of Karadiyur View Point as the views it offers are just beyond one’s imagination. From here you can spot the Mettur Dam and majestic views of the valley.

This is one of the best places to visit in Yercaud and a feast for nature lovers. The point is located at an elevation of 2,000 meters above the ground and offers best views at the sunset and sunrise.

Location:  Nagloor Kolakoor Road, Karadiyoor, Elavadi, Tamil Nadu 636602

Timings: 24 hours open for all

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People Also Ask About Yercaud

  1. What are the best places to visit in Yercaud with family?

    These are the best places to visit in Yercaud with family.

    1. Lady's Seat: Lady's seat is a rock formation that looks like a seat. It is one of Yercaud's best vantage points that is known for the best views of the sunset and the valley. This attraction was also a favoured spot for the Colonial women during the British Rule in India. Today people visit here to enjoy the sight, the cool breeze as well as to spend time in solitude.

    2. Deer Park: This park in Yercaud is a pleasant picnic area spot for families. During the visit, one can enjoy breathtaking views of the hills, valley and bountiful nature. You can do photography, take a stroll, explore the flora and fauna among other things. The kids too can have a fun outing as the park has a playground on the premises.

    3. Bears Cave: These caves are situated near many other attractions within Yercaud. The site is believed to be created by primitive people and bears hence the name. The place is open for exploration and people can go as far as 60 feet within the cave with ease. Moreover, the place also has stories from Indian history which makes for a fun experience when visiting with family.

    4. Yercaud Lake: Among the most popular attractions in Yercaud, the lake is surrounded by spectacular views of the hills, forests and green gardens. The place is highly commercialized with many eateries and shops being opened around this area. During your visit here you can enjoy activities like boating, have a picnic as well as try out authentic Tamilian delicacies.

    5. Orchidarium: This is an Orchid garden near lady's seat that is home to over 250 different varieties of orchids. Many of them are also declared endangered. The place also has many other plants and exotic flora on display. You can spend your time here admiring and learning about the species of plants and flowers.
  2. What are the best places to visit in Yercaud for couples?

    These are the best places to visit in Yercaud for couples.

    1. Kottachedu Teak Forest: This is one of the best places to spend time in nature as well as in private with your significant other during the honeymoon. The teak forest in Yercaud displays rich flora and fauna of the Western Ghats of this Southern region. You can go on nature exploration here and spot many animals and birds.

    2. Loop Road: It is a 32 km stretch of the best views of Yercaud. You and your partner can go on a drive on this road that starts from Yercaud lake and encompasses through the lushest of plantations and agricultural landscapes. It also takes you across villages and mountains that amps up the whole experience even further.

    3. Kiliyur Waterfalls: These waterfalls are situated amid the Shevaroy Hills and the hills which makes it a secluded escape in Yercaud. The 300 feet high falls are covered with greenery and rocks which is an enthralling sight. During your visit here you can enjoy bathing in the falls as well as going on a stroll in the surroundings.

    4. Tipperary View Point: This attraction takes you to the southernmost part of the Yercaud through Tipperary road. Along the way you are accompanied by lush terrains, woodlands and forests. From the top you can enjoy the views of the entire town as well as spot many graphite rocks as well an elephant rock.

    5. Pagoda Point: This is Yercaud's top-most vantage point that is situated on the outskirts, away from the city. The place offers views of the nearby town of Salem as well panoramic views of the beautiful Yercaud. Along with that, the cool breeze and the views of the clouds too leave the visitors mesmerized.
  3. What is special in Yercaud?

    Yercaud is a quaint hill town in South India which is known for its production of spices, coffee, silk and other textiles. It also has several attractions including the Loop Road, Yercaud Lake and Kiliyur Waterfalls that attracts a number of tourists throughout the year.
  4. Is yercaud worth visiting?

    Yes. It is a small and quiet hill-station in Tamil Nadu that has abundance of natural topography. It has many beautiful attractions as well as sites that display the beauty of the town. Here, you can find many orchards, plantations, groves and gardens that grow best quality spices, coffee and fruits.
  5. What should I buy in Yercaud?

    These are all the best things you can buy in Yercaud during your Vacation.

    1. Spices: The small town is dotted with many spice plantations that grow fresh peppercorns, cardamom and cloves. You can shop for the most fragrant and quality spices locally.

    2. Coffee Powder: Coffee is another major produce in Yercaud which is grown, processed and sold. You can buy aromatic coffee powder that tastes heavenly.

    3. Natural Cosmetics and Skincare Products: With abundance of natural resources, Yercaud produces a range of natural make-up and skincare products like creams lotions and face-masks using plant-based and herbal ingredients.

    4. Natural Oils: Shop for aromatic and soothing natural oils that are presses from locally grown produce. 5. Textiles: One of the best traders of textiles, Yercaud has some great quality silk and handloom fabrics that you can shop. 6. Perfume: Buy authentic fragrances with woody, floral and musky tones that are made from home-grown natural products.
  6. What is the best time to visit Yercaud?

    The months from October to May are perfect to plan a trip to Yercaud. During this time, the weather in this hilly-town remains dry, cool and pleasant which makes sightseeing and touring quite comfortable. That being said, Yercaud can be visited throughout the year as it has its charm in every season.
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  8. Which are the famous resorts in Yercaud ?

    With Umteem number of resorts in Yercaud, starting from Just Rs 1800, Click here to check out the existing offer.

    1. Grange Resort - Price starts from Rs.2751
    2. Greenberry Resort - Price starts from Rs.1942
    3. Grand Palace Resort - Price starts from Rs.3252
    4. Cliff Resort - Price starts from Rs.2209
    5. Wellington Hill Resort - Price starts from Rs.1804
  9. What are the most famous things to do in Yercaud?

    Here is the list of activities in Yeraud starting from Rs. 3500/- Only. Click here to explore the complete list of all the exciting adventure. 
     
    1. Hilton Camping Experience @Rs.3500
    2. Visit Yercaud Lake - Famous for sightseeing and boating.
    3. Visit Pagoda Point - Have panoramic views of Salem
    4. Visit Deer Park - This park is a beautiful picnic spot
    5. Anna Park - This place offers incredible insight into the natural species of plants and animals

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