Yercaud, *Queen of the hill stations* 2019 Birthday destination

Tripoto
5th Sep 2019
Photo of Yercaud, *Queen of the hill stations* 2019 Birthday destination by globetrotterush5
Day 1

Yercaud is known as "Queen of hill stations" located in Salem district of Tamil Nadu state. A beautiful place for nature explorers, bike riders and photographers.

A perfect 2 days trip to explore the whole city. This city offers us with places to explore like hills,lakes, gardens, water falls & street food.

Chats & Garam Chai in a Chilling weather ????

one must definitely try south Indian dishes like mirchi bajji, fish fry, maggie and egg bonda etc the list goes on....!!!

Mode of Transit - Own vehicle, Public transportation, Rail

Trip - 2days - 5 hrs journey from Bangalore

Budget - 3k per head

Loop Road - A hidden way of 32 kms twists and turns dangerously to present stunning outdoors of Yercaud. Hairpin bends, barricades on either sides, and coffee plantation spread around the road and makes it perfect stretch ride. If you want to witness this stunning beauty of nature then hold your breath throughout out the 32 kms stretch and dangerous journey. It will definitely test your driving or riding skills lol. For pictures of Loop Road scroll till bottom :P

Photo of Yercaud Hill Station, Kombaikkadu, Tamil Nadu, India by globetrotterush5
Photo of Yercaud Hill Station, Kombaikkadu, Tamil Nadu, India by globetrotterush5
Photo of Yercaud Hill Station, Kombaikkadu, Tamil Nadu, India by globetrotterush5
Photo of Yercaud Hill Station, Kombaikkadu, Tamil Nadu, India by globetrotterush5
Photo of Yercaud Hill Station, Kombaikkadu, Tamil Nadu, India by globetrotterush5

Pagoda View Point is a wonderful peak beneath the forest surroundings and a pleasant atmosphere.

Staying at this view point is definitely worth it as you get to witness whole city from the top of view point, chilling breeze and passing clouds will make oneself breathless in a magical nature. Accommodation's like guest house, Villa's, Oyo rooms and resorts are easily reachable, however suggested to book well in advance during peak season as the place is tourist spot and huge crowd is expected.

Yercaud Lake - It's located in the center of the city which is well know to chill and cherish with your friends and loved ones by adding some fun activities like boating and garam chai and chats.

Photo of Yercaud Lake & Boat House (Emerald Lake), Lake Road, Yercaud, Tamil Nadu, India by globetrotterush5
Photo of Yercaud Lake & Boat House (Emerald Lake), Lake Road, Yercaud, Tamil Nadu, India by globetrotterush5
Photo of Yercaud Lake & Boat House (Emerald Lake), Lake Road, Yercaud, Tamil Nadu, India by globetrotterush5
Photo of Yercaud Lake & Boat House (Emerald Lake), Lake Road, Yercaud, Tamil Nadu, India by globetrotterush5
Photo of Yercaud Lake & Boat House (Emerald Lake), Lake Road, Yercaud, Tamil Nadu, India by globetrotterush5
Photo of Yercaud Lake & Boat House (Emerald Lake), Lake Road, Yercaud, Tamil Nadu, India by globetrotterush5
Photo of Yercaud Lake & Boat House (Emerald Lake), Lake Road, Yercaud, Tamil Nadu, India by globetrotterush5
Photo of Yercaud Lake & Boat House (Emerald Lake), Lake Road, Yercaud, Tamil Nadu, India by globetrotterush5
Photo of Yercaud Lake & Boat House (Emerald Lake), Lake Road, Yercaud, Tamil Nadu, India by globetrotterush5
Day 2

Shevaroy temple and hill - The Shevaroy idol is placed underneath a huge hill, a dark glowing beauty of god with deepa lights are glorious spreading positive vibes.

Ladies , Gents and Children seat hills - These three hills are quite near to each other showcasing the beauty in it's unique way. A scenic hilltop view and a Rose garden. An entry fee of INR 50 is chargeable.

Photo of Ladies Seat Road, Yercaud, Tamil Nadu, India by globetrotterush5
Photo of Ladies Seat Road, Yercaud, Tamil Nadu, India by globetrotterush5
Photo of Ladies Seat Road, Yercaud, Tamil Nadu, India by globetrotterush5
Photo of Ladies Seat Road, Yercaud, Tamil Nadu, India by globetrotterush5
Photo of Ladies Seat Road, Yercaud, Tamil Nadu, India by globetrotterush5

The city is known for its famous waterfalls names Kiliyur. A short trek to reach the waterfalls. Good time to spend time in the evenings with a calm atmosphere hearing to falls amidst the lush greenery.

Water be the most perfect traveler because when it travels it becomes the path itself!!!

Photo of Kiliyur Falls, Killiyur Road, Pattipadi, Tamil Nadu, India by globetrotterush5
Photo of Kiliyur Falls, Killiyur Road, Pattipadi, Tamil Nadu, India by globetrotterush5
Photo of Kiliyur Falls, Killiyur Road, Pattipadi, Tamil Nadu, India by globetrotterush5
Photo of Kiliyur Falls, Killiyur Road, Pattipadi, Tamil Nadu, India by globetrotterush5
Photo of Kiliyur Falls, Killiyur Road, Pattipadi, Tamil Nadu, India by globetrotterush5
Photo of Kiliyur Falls, Killiyur Road, Pattipadi, Tamil Nadu, India by globetrotterush5
Photo of Kiliyur Falls, Killiyur Road, Pattipadi, Tamil Nadu, India by globetrotterush5
Photo of Kiliyur Falls, Killiyur Road, Pattipadi, Tamil Nadu, India by globetrotterush5
Photo of Kiliyur Falls, Killiyur Road, Pattipadi, Tamil Nadu, India by globetrotterush5

A short and sweet trip to a hill station made my 2019 birthday, a memorable one..!!

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Usha L