Where: Tamil Nadu
Best Time to Visit: October to June
Lesser known facts: Yercaud is known for its plantations majorly of coffee, orange, jackfruit, guava, cardamom and black pepper. Apart from sightseeing tourists, one can opt for trekking around Yercaud, and if visiting during the month of May, the Summer Festival is a must see which is a spectacle consisting of fairs, boat races, flower and dog shows. Yercaud also has a few historical sites for those who find history fascinating. With vast serene valleys and picturesque landscape, Yercaud has many attractions in store for the tourists. From temples to caves to water falls to exquisite view of the valley from the hill top, there is something about Yercaud that puts a smile on people’s faces.
Must Visit: Big Lake, Bear’s Cave, Lady’s Seat, Gent’s Seat and Children’s Seat, Arthur’s Seat, Anna Park, Botanical Garden, Montfort School, Servarayan Temple, Sri Raja Rajeswari Temple and Tipperary View Point.