Tourist Places in Yercaud

Places to Visit in Yercaud

Yercaud - #5 of 76 in Tamil Nadu |
Yercaud Average Rating - 5.5/7 1 based on 9475 Ratings

Yercaud is mostly preferred by travellers. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Yercaud is, however, mostly preferred by Couple, Single. The best season or months to visit places in Yercaud are January, February, March, April, May, June, October, November, December. There are 22 tourist places in Yercaud, which can be explored by travellers. Local attractions can be visited at any time of the day, be it early morning, afternoon, evening or night, as suitable for travellers. Sightseeing in Yercaud can be done by travellers, which will take half a day or one day, but to see all sightseeing places, travellers need to stay in Yercaud for 2 days to 3 days.
Travellers can also download HolidayIQ.com's Yercaud Travel Guide to learn about places to visit in Yercaud, browse through photos & pictures, explore Yercaud using a map, and read sightseeing reviews. Recently reviewed tourist attractions in Yercaud, which are great places to visit, are Annamalaiyar Temple View Point, Tipperary View Point, Bears cave, The Grange, Silk Farm. Yercaud can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.

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Big Lake,Yercaud

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Big Lake, Yercaud
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5.3 / 7 1
89 Ratings & 73 Reviews
Big Lake, a man-made lake, is popularly known as Emerald Lake. One of the major attractions of the destination, this lake is flanked by hills and natural shoals along with a beautifully maintained garden. One can also see a floating fountain in the lake. Deer Park and... Read More »
"Decent Lake"Jul 28, 2016 "Clean and simple"Jul 25, 2016
  • Type: Garden
  • Entry: Paid
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Botanical Garden, Yercaud
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5.0 / 7 1
41 Ratings & 34 Reviews
Botanical Garden houses the orchidarium and the green house, which is one of the best places to visit the flora and fauna. It is one of the ideal places to gain knowledge about various species of plants. Yercaud is known for Kurinji flowers, plenty of which can be seen in this... Read More »
"Photos to click"Jun 11, 2016 "Needs to clean more"Mar 10, 2016
The Pagoda Point, Yercaud
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5.2 / 7 1
34 Ratings & 26 Reviews
Pagoda Point, located on the eastern part of Yercaud Hills, is also known as Pyramid Point. This point has derived its name from four piles of stones that form a pyramid shape and are believed to be constructed by the local tribes. There is a temple located at this place... Read More »
"Just above clouds"Jun 11, 2016 "Highest point in Yercaud"Mar 23, 2016
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  • Type: Temple
Servarayan Temple, Yercaud
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5.3 / 7 1
21 Ratings & 16 Reviews
Servarayan Temple, dedicated to Lord Shervaroyan, is located on top of the flat-topped Shevaroy hills. The temple is a narrow and dark cave and idols of Lord Shervaroyan and Goddess Kaveri are placed inside it. Goddess Kaveri is believed to be the patron deity for 67... Read More »
Lady's Seat, Gent's Seat and Children's Seat, Yercaud
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5.2 / 7 1
17 Ratings & 13 Reviews
Lady's Seat, Gent's Seat and Children's Seat, located to the south-west of Shevaroy Hill, are the names given to a group of rocks located on the Yercaud Hills. These are present in the form of a seat, which overlooks the Salem town and ghat road. The Lady' Seat has derived its... Read More »
"Superb view point"Mar 10, 2016 "Mesmerising view points"Feb 17, 2016
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Killiyur Falls, Yercaud
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4.5 / 7 1
15 Ratings & 13 Reviews
Killiyur Falls, located at a distance of 3 km from the Yercaud Lake, is one of the most beautiful waterfalls. The best time to make a visit to this lake is after the southwest monsoon or the northeast monsoon. From a height of 300 ft, the water of Yercaud Lake along with... Read More »
"Good place inside the jungle"Mar 10, 2016 "Cool and chillout"Nov 20, 2015
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  • Type: Temple
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Shevaroy Temple, Yercaud
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5.3 / 7 1
12 Ratings & 10 Reviews
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  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
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Montfort School, Yercaud
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5.7 / 7 1
14 Ratings & 9 Reviews
Montfort School, established in 1917 by Brother Denis, is one of the well established residential boy’s schools located within the destination. There is a beautiful chapel located within the school, which has been constructed using stones, featuring one of the best... Read More »
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  • Type: View point
Karadiyur View Point, Yercaud
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5.0 / 7 1
11 Ratings & 8 Reviews
The Karadiyur viewpoint is located at a distance of twelve km from Yercaud. A wonderful location to enjoy the beauty of nature, the Karadiyur viewpoint will surely astound you.From atop the viewpoint you can enjoy the nature at its best valleys decorated with rivers and... Read More »
"No proper maintenance to enjoy"Nov 2, 2015 "Decent View"Oct 13, 2015
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  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
Yercaud Town, Yercaud
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4.5 / 7 1
10 Ratings & 8 Reviews
Yercaud Town, perched at an elevation of around 4700 ft above sea level, is one of the most important sightseeing places in Yercaud. The town is abode to several convents and seminaries where sisters and brothers of different religious orders are engaged in managing training... Read More »
"Horrible and nothing to do"Aug 30, 2015 "Small and nice town"Jun 8, 2015
  • Type: Temple
Sri Raja Rajeswari Temple, Yercaud
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5.4 / 7 1
10 Ratings & 8 Reviews
Sri Raja Rajeswari Temple, dedicated to the goddess of all gods, was found by Tirukovilur Thapovanam Srila Sri Gnanananda Giri Swamigals Parampara Disciple HH Swami Poornananda Giri. The idol of the deity inside the temple is surrounded by idols of several gods and goddesses.... Read More »
Anna Park, Yercaud
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5.3 / 7 1
10 Ratings & 7 Reviews
Anna Park, located adjacent to the lake, is one of the major attractions of the destination. The park houses a wide collection of natural species of plants and trees around Shevaroy hills. The park also has a Japanese Park, which is located inside it. The Japanese Park is... Read More »
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  • Type: Scenic Drive
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32-km Loop Road, Yercaud
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6.0 / 7 1
4 Ratings & 3 Reviews
  • Type: Historic Place
The Grange, Yercaud
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4.3 / 7 1
4 Ratings & 3 Reviews
Grange, constructed in 1820, is one of the oldest architectural wonders located in Yercaud. This castle was built by collector M. D. Cockburn. It was also the first commercial plantation area for coffee, oranges and apples in this hill station. According to a belief, it... Read More »
  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
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Silk Farm, Yercaud
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6.0 / 7 1
2 Ratings & 2 Reviews
  • Type: Temple
Sri Chakra Mahameru, Yercaud
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7.0 / 7 1
1 Rating & 1 Review
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Tipperary View Point, Yercaud
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1 Rating & 1 Review
Tipperary View Point, the southern most view point of the destination, can be reached by taking Tipperary Road. It is one of the ideal locations to catch a glimpse of surrounding region along with the Elephant Tooth Rocks. These rocks are pure white in colour and are believed... Read More »
  • Type: Cave
Bears cave, Yercaud
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2.3 / 7 1
2 Ratings & 1 Review
Bear's Cave, located within the private coffee estate, is formed by two huge rocks. The place is situated in proximity to Norton Bungalow. This estate is based on the route leading to Servarayan Temple. Beside this coffee estate, there is a huge cave, which was believed... Read More »
"Its closed for public"Jun 8, 2015
  • Type: View point
Annamalaiyar Temple View Point, Yercaud
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7.0 / 7 1
2 Ratings & 1 Review
Annamalaiyar Temple View Point, located at a distance of 8 km from Yercaud Lake in the village of Thalaisolai, is a popular vantage point.Built at a height of 1400 m, the temple commands a panoramic view of the Shevaroys hills along with the Shervarayan temple, coffee... Read More »
"An ideal place"Jul 21, 2015
  • Type: Lake
Small Lake, Yercaud
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3.0 / 7 1
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