Yercaud Top Visiting Places, Timings, Route Info

Yercaud Hill station is 30 Km from Salem City.

Peak Season: Dec – Jan and Apr-Jun.

Best Season for ViewPoints: Feb – Jun.

Best Season Climate: Jul-Jan

Advance Booking required for Apr-Jun.

Shevaroy Temple

Timings: 6:00 am – 7:00 pm. Daily.

This temple is dedicated Lord Shevaroy and Goddess Kaveri. Temple is located at the highest point on Shevaroy Hills. This a cave Temple.

Rose Garden

Entry forTicket Cost
Video CameraRs.100

Yercaud Deer Park

Opening Timings: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Opening Days: Mon, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat and Sun.

Tuesday is Holiday and remains closed.

Entry forTicket Cost
Still CameraRs.10
Video CameraRs.100

Loop Road

32 Km Loop Road passes thru the Eastern Ghats.

Pagoda Point

Easter Ghat Viewpoint. This is also called Pyramid Point.

Yercaud Lake

This is a man-made Lake where boating is available for the tourists. Floating Fountain was installed in the lake.

Entry forTicket Cost
Still CameraRs.12
Handy CameraRs.60
Big Video CameraRs.230

Kiliyur Falls

Entry Timings: 8:00 am – 6:00 pm. This fall is 3 Km from Salem City. Major attractions are Boating and Swimming. The falls drop from 300 ft height.

Lady’s Seat and Gent’s Seat

Lady’s Seat Timings: 6:00 am – 6:30 pm. Daily.

Gent’s Seat Timings: 6:00 am – 7:00 pm. Daily.

The name was given to the group of rocks.

Raja Rajeswari Temple

Temple Timings: 9:00 am – 7:00 pm. Daily.

This temple was built in 1983.

Anna Park

Entry Timings: 10:00 am – 9:00 pm. Daily.

This park is located near the Lake and is another major Tourist attraction in Yercaud.

Yercaud Botanical Garden

Visiting Hours: 10:00 am – 1:00 pm and 2:00 pm 4:00 pm.

Tuesday is Holiday.

Other major attractions are

Sunrise Point (Manjakutai)

Karadiyur View Point

How to reach Yercaud Hill Station?

By Air

  1. The nearest airport is at Tiruchirapalli which is 180 Km away.
  2. Bengaluru airport is 250 Km away.

By Train

  1. The nearest railway station is at Salem which is 30 Km away.

By Road

  1. The direct bus is available from Salem to Yercaud.

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