(Last Updated on : 29/04/2017)
of Tamil Nadu
covers many hilly spots, which are located in and around Tamil Nadu. Some of the tourist attraction sites in Tamil Nadu are Coonoor, Javadhu Hills, Kodaikanal, Kolli Hills or Kolli Malai, Kotagiri, Meghamalai, Sirumalai, Udhagamandalam
, Yercaud, Virudhunagar
, Manjolai, Nalumukku, Kurangani Hills and Kolukkumalai.
, Nilgiris District
Coonoor is an ideal base for a number of trekking expeditions leading into the Nilgiri Hills. The nearest airport is Coimbatore International Airport
, which is about 56 km from Coonoor town.
, Vellore District
and Tiruvannamalai District
Javadhu Hills are an extension of the Eastern Ghats Mountain Range
, which spread across parts of Tiruvannamalai district
in the northern part of the Tamil Nadu in south eastern part of India.
Kodaikanal, Dindigul District
is referred to as the "Princess of Hill stations". It has a long history as a retreat and popular tourist destination.
Kolli Hills, Namakkal District
features in several works of classical Tamil literature
such as Silappathigaram
and Ainkurnuru. The region was ruled by Valvil Ori around 200 BC, who is praised as one of the seven great philanthropists of ancient Tamil Nadu. His valour and marksmanship are sung by several poets, and his exploits are a popular part of folklore.
Kotagiri, Nilgiris District
is situated at an elevation of around 1793mteres above sea level. Kotagiri is one of the three popular hill stations located in the Nilgiris
. This picturesque hill station is bounded by verdant green tea
estates and offers a number of trekking
Meghamalai, Theni District
Meghamalai popularly called High Wavy Mountains is a cool and misty mountain range situated in the Western Ghats Mountain Range
Sirumalai, Dindigul District
Sirumalai is a region of 60,000 acres of land. It is situated 25 km from Dindigul and 40 km from Madurai
, Tamil Nadu.
Ooty, Nilgiris District
Ooty It is a popular hill station located in the Nilgiri Hills
Topslip, Coimbatore District
Topslip is a small place in Anaimalai Tiger Reserve and Wildlife Sanctuary that lies in the Coimbatore District
of Tamil Nadu at the southern part of the Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve
Valparai, Coimbatore district
is a Taluk and hill station located on the Anaimalai Hills range of the Western Ghats
Yelagiri, Vellore district
Yelagiri is surrounded by orchards, rose
-gardens, and green valleys. Yelagiri or Elagiri is a small hill station located in between the towns of Vaniyambadi and Jolarpettai (Tamil Nadu).
Yercaud, Salem District
is so named owing to the abundance of trees categorised as a forest near the lake, the name signifying Lake Forest. As a popular tourist destination, Yercaud is also called as Jewel of the South.
Sathuragiri Hills, Watrap
Sathuragiri Hills or Chathuragiri otherwise known as "Sundara Mahalingam" is situated 10 km from Watrap (Wathirairuppu) near Srivilliputhur.