YARCAUD - Is a hill station in Salem District, in Tamil Nadu, India. It is located in the Shevaroys range of hills in the Eastern Ghats. It is situated at an altitude of 1515 meters (4970 ft) above sea level. Yercaud is also called as Jewel of the South. Coffee and citrus fruits, most notably oranges, are grown in abundance, as well as bananas, pears, and jackfruit. Scenically, Yercaud is as enchanting and picturesque as the hill stations on the Eastern Ghats and trekking will be an experience.
Elephant Tooth Rocks - A Trek in the wild - The White Elephant Tooth Rocks in Yercaud are amazing places for trekking for those who love real adventures. There are two white rocks located at a height of 120 feet. These rocks are believed to be the leftovers of a meteorite which is said have fallen to earth centuries ago. These rocks are pure white in color and look charming. These beautiful white elephant tooth rocks appear as the crowning glory of the panoramic scenic environment.
Karadiyur View Point - The Karadiyur view point is situated at a location about 12 km away from Yercaud town. This is one of the most famous places to visit due to its spectacular view of the surrounding natural beauty. As with most viewpoints in the region, the best times during the day to visit are sunrise and sunset, due to the fantastic views on offer.
Come Join Us to Experience Shevaroy Hills !!!
Day 1- Hogenakkal Waterfalls, Yercaud Lake and Karadiyur View Point for beautiful sunset
Day 2 - Trek to Elephant Tooth Rocks, Kiliyur waterfalls
Tour Brief : Day 1 (Saturday @05:30 AM) Departure from Bangalore to Yercaud - Relax at Hogenakkal waterfalls on the way - Reach Yercaud - Explore Yercaud Lake - Karidiyur View Point for beautiful sunset - Evening fun activities, Campfire and Dinner at Camping site Day 2 (Sunday) After Breakfast - Trek to Elephant Tooth Rocks - Kiliyur waterfalls - Travel back to Bangalore Total Trekking Distance 6 Kms Difficulty Level - Easy Stay Homestay Dormitories / Cottages at Yercaud
07:00 AM Exit from Bangalore 09:00 AM Breakfast 11:00 AM Reach Hogenakkal waterfalls
12:30 PM Explore Hogenakkal waterfalls
01:00 PM Lunch
01:30 PM Travel to Yercaud 04:30 PM Reach Yercaud and Check in to Homestay 05:30 PM Visit to Karadiyur View point for beautiful sunset view 07:30 PM Back to Homestay, Snacks Coffee/Tea, Fun Activities, Bonfire 09:00 PM Dinner
10:00 PM Relax at your Cottage / Dormitories
Day 2 : Sunday
06:30 AM Freshen up and Get ready for second day 07:30 AM Visit Yercaud Lake and explore lake with boat ride
Experience the must do trek in the ‘Jewel of the East’, situated 367 km from the city’s capital of Chennai. One of the Shevaroy ranges of the Eastern Ghats, Yercaud stands at 1,515m, about 20 hairpin bends drive through. There are multiple unique and stunning viewpoints including the well known sunrise point at Manjakuttai village as well as many others such as the Big Lake, Small Lake, Lady's Seat, Pagoda Point, Anna Park, Shevaroy Temple and Bear's Cave. Yercaud is one of the most famous must visit locations for trekking camping, rock climbing and many ... Read More
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