Located on the Shevaroy hills of the Eastern Ghats, Yercaud is a perfect destination to escape any crowd and explore the remote highlands in northern Tamil Nadu. Plan a picnic and set off for trekking along its peaceful hilly trails.
The most picturesque hill station, it has perfect weather around the year, with temperatures never rising above 30ºC or dipping below 13ºC. Come here to explore the town’s unspoilt beauty, taste the native coffee and eat fresh fruits from the trees –citrus fruits, bananas, and pears are grown in abundance here.
Yercaud lies in the Eastern Ghats, at an altitude of 1515 metres, promising very pleasant weather all year round. It has an abundance of natural forests and different species of flora and fauna around the lake, infact the name signifies Lake Forest. Coffee and citrus fruits are grown in this quaint hill station, making it a hiking and trekking paradise, and an enthralling holiday destination.
The nearest airport to Yercaud is Trichy Airport, connected with all major airlines in India.
The nearest railheads are Salem Junction (36 Km.) and Salem Town (33 Km.), connecting with major cities in India.
Yercaud is connected with good motorable roads with all villages and towns in Northern Tamil Nadu.
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