Is yelagiri worth visiting?

Is yelagiri worth visiting?

Located 1410 meters above sea level, Yelagiri is known for the famous Yelagiri Hill (also known as Elagiri sometimes). The entire hill station is surrounded by rose gardens, lush green valleys, and orchard fields. But is Yelagiri worth visiting? Yes, a visit to Yelagiri will be well worth your time.

Is yelagiri open now?

Entry is open from all domestic states. Mandatory to download Aarogya Setu application before travel. All inter-state and intra-state tourists and travellers must obtain an e-pass from the district collector before entering Yelagiri. COVID-19 test is required for passengers arriving from Maharashtra, Gujarat & Delhi.

Why is yelagiri famous?

Being a hill station, Yelagiri is also famous for rock climbing. You can come here for rock climbing throughout the year. Zorbing and Zipline are some other adventure activities you can indulge in.

Which is better Yelagiri or yercaud?

Yelagiri is a close challenger to Yercaud because of its proximity to Chennai and Bengaluru. While both the hill stations have ideal weather during the off-season (monsoon and winter), Yercaud has a more pleasant summer than Yelagiri.

Which is best time to visit Yelagiri?

The weather at Yelagiri is moderate throughout the year but the best time to visit here is from November to February.

How to go to Jalagamparai waterfall?

Jagalampuri Waterfall which cascades down the verdant valleys of the Yelagiri Hills is located at a distance of about 37 Km from Yelagiri bus stand. You can hire a cab from Yelagiri bus stand up to Nilavoor and then walk 6 km up to Jalagamparai Waterfalls along a scenic route.

What are the places of interest to visit in Yelagiri?

Jalagamparai waterfalls is one of the primary places of interest in Yelagiri. The pretty water body lurks in the midst of refreshing dense greenery tainted by faint fogs. River Aattaru of the Yelagiri hills, gushes down the rocks as the Jalgamparai falls. Yelagiri is still not developed as a leading tourist spot.

Which is the nearest airport to Yelagiri?

The nearest airport to Yelagiri is Bangalore. It is located around 156 kilometers away from Yelagiri. Bangalore airport is linked to several major airports in India and abroad.

Where is Yelagiri hill station?

Located near Krishnagiri town on the Bangalore-Chennai highway, Yelagiri is a beautiful hill station and actually a group of small villages, away from the hustle-bustle of Vellore district, in the south Indian state of Tamil Nadu.