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Why travel Yercaud?

Yercaud is a hill station situated on the Shevaroys Hills of the Eastern Ghats, located in Salem District of Northern Tamil Nadu. The abundance of trees that happened to be near the lake made the locals to name this area as Yeri – Kaadu meaning Lake Forest. Later on, the name turned out to be Yercaud. It is popularly known as 'Jewel of the South'. Yercaud region, includes the predominantly short and rocky hills that welcomes all travellers with its cool climate & pleasant surroundings.

Scenically, it is an enchanting hill station with trekking as the most enjoyable way to spend time along friends and family. The popular points of interest here are Yercaud Lake, Killiyur Falls, Pagoda Point, Bear's Cave etc.

"Jewel of the South"

A Town in Tamil Nadu, India
1226 meters

Interest Measure for Yercaud

Ideal time to stay:  1 - 3 days

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Topography

Height(Altitude) of Yercaud from sea level:  4021 feet
Latitude/Longitude:  11.8296972°N, 78.2031262°E
Ecosystem:  Hill  

Food, Culture and Language at Yercaud

Food Type Available:  Indian, South Indian 
Regional Language:  Tamil
Currency:  ₹ - Rupee (INR)

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Nearest airport in Yercaud is Salem Airport

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Yercaud is a Town located in Tamil Nadu, South India. Yercaud is also known as 
Planning to travel to Yercaud? Know the weather conditions and the best time to visit Yercaud is 
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March, 
April, 
May, 
June, 
October, 
November, 
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The ecosystem and topography of Yercaud is ideal for travel. On your visit to Yercaud you should ideally stay here for 1 - 3 days. Traveller who are interested in activities for 
Adventure, 
Nature. 

The most used regional language in Yercaud is Tamil. To take care of your travel expenses and cost, the currency you will need is Rupee(INR)

The love for food is the soul of travelling, the different food types available in Yercaud are 

Indian, 
South Indian 

You have every reason to travel to Yercaud, Yercaud is a hill station situated on the Shevaroys Hills of the Eastern Ghats, located in Salem District of Northern Tamil Nadu. The abundance of trees that happened to be near the lake made the locals to name this area as Yeri – Kaadu meaning Lake Forest. Later on, the name turned out to be Yercaud. It is popularly known as 'Jewel of the South'. Yercaud region, includes the predominantly short and rocky hills that welcomes all travellers with its cool climate & pleasant surroundings.

Scenically, it is an enchanting hill station with trekking as the most enjoyable way to spend time along friends and family. The popular points of interest here are Yercaud Lake, Killiyur Falls, Pagoda Point, Bear's Cave etc.

All the places to see and tourist activities are listed here.

#Yercaud Lake
(Lake), 
#Kiliyur Falls
(Waterfall), 
#Pagoda Point
(Sight Seeing), 
#The Servarayan Temple
(Temple), 
#Bear's Cave
(Cave), 
#Lady's Seat
(Sight Seeing), 
#The Anna Park
(Garden), 

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Content of this page was last updated at Oct 21, 2016