Pachamalai is a green hill range lying about 80 km north of Tiruchirappalli. The word 'Pachai' means green and 'malai' means mountain. The place is a poplar hill station and lies at an elevation of about 700-1,000 m above sea level. It is inhabited by the region's tribal population that has a unique lifestyle and culture. Pachamalai is popular among tourists as it offers numerous trekking options through waterfalls and small water streams. The area is a hotspot for nature lovers due to the vibrant flora and fauna that thrives around the fertile lands. Pachamalai is one of the lesser known albeit must-see attractions around Tamil Nadu as it presents an opportunity to experience the native and virtually undisturbed ecosystem of the coastal state.

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