Glistening lakes, luxuriant hills, gushing waterfalls, coffee plantations and green meadows are the wonderful things that make Yercaud the place that it is. Renowned as a place of alluring beauty, it is one of the most popular hill stations in South India. Yercaud is situated in the southern state of Tamil Nadu along the glorious Eastern Ghats. If you are the type of person who enjoys beholding the pristine beauty of nature, you will enjoy every minute of your stay at this beautiful hill station. Be it a family vacation, a romantic sojourn, or a fun trip with colleagues and friends, Yercaud has something for everyone! Here are some of the best sightseeing spots and things to do Yercaud.
The term “yercaud” means a forest of lakes in the local language i.e. Tamil. Yercaud has several stunning lakes surrounded by riveting landscapes. The Yercaud Lake is the largest and the most sought after boating destination in Yercaud. Wading through the quaint waters and soaking in the beauty of the surroundings is truly a sublime experience.
The magnificent Killyur waterfalls is definitely a sight for sore eyes. Watch the shimmering water cascade down from an astounding height of 300 ft here. Once you lay your eyes on the waterfall, you will have a hard time looking away.
Ever wondered where does silk come from? At the Yercaud Silk farm, you will get to witness this phenomenon of silk spinning up-close. Breeding of silk worms is one of the traditional occupations of Yercaud that has endured through the ages. All in all, the silk farm is guaranteed to be a cognizant and memorable experience.
Walk through the verdant coffee plantations or watch the coffee beans being picked, the coffee plantation are a tranquil paradise you do not want to miss. If you are an avid birdwatcher, you can also spot some beautiful and exotic species of birds among the greenery.
Nothing can complement your stay at Yercaud like the exquisite Club Mahindra resort at Yercaud. Nestled among the verdant landscape of Yercaud, the resort exudes an old world charm that will take you back in time. To know more about Club Mahindra membership fees and privileges, you can visit the Club Mahindra website. The website also features Club Mahindra reviews which is shared by several members visiting the resorts every year. Become a member, and step into the emerald-tinged world of Yercaud and Club Mahindra.