5 Stunning Hill Stations In Tamil Nadu You Need To Add To Your Bucket List

by Shreya Ghosh
5 Stunning Hill Stations In Tamil Nadu You Need To Add To Your Bucket List

Planning to go on a vacation to Tamil Nadu but confused about where to visit? Well, you don’t have to worry anymore as we have got your back. Tamil Nadu is a beautiful place with diverse cultures and a plethora of places to explore. If exploring hill stations are on your mind, we have some great places to recommend to you. Enjoy picturesque views of the Nilgiri hills and go on a getaway to these stunning hill stations surrounded by lush gardens and alluring mountains.

You Need To Add These Hill Stations In Tamil Nadu To Your Bucket List!

1. Yercaud

Nestled in the Salem district of Tamil Nadu, ‘Yercaud’ is an offbeat hill station featuring magnificence all around. This undiscovered location is located at an altitude of about 1,600 metres in the Shevaroy hills and has the pristine Yercaud Lake in the centre of the town. The surroundings and the views are breathtaking with verdant greenery, orange groves, spice plantations, coffee plantations, and sandalwood trees. This unexplored town has some distinct charm that is the most perfect for a serene getaway.

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2. Kalrayan Hills

For people who love to spend time on nature’s lap, ‘Kalrayan Hills’ is the perfect destination for them. Nestled in the Eastern region, this hill station has beauty hidden in every corner. Tag along with your loved ones and explore this alluring destination to spend some memorable moments together. Also, if you are an adventure enthusiast, you are in for a treat as you can go trekking while enjoying such picturesque views. It is yet another undiscovered hill station in Tamil Nadu and needs to be on your bucket list.

3. Kotagiri

To take a trip to one of Tamil Nadu’s oldest hill stations, you need to visit ‘Kotagiri’. This hill station in the Nilgiris is situated at a height of 1,850 metres and the views surrounded by lush greenery, hills, and meadows are out of the world. Travelling to Kotagiri is always a good idea because of the pleasant weather and living life at a slow pace.


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4. Coonoor

For all the nature enthusiasts, ‘Coonoor’ in Tamil Nadu surely needs to be on your bucket list. Situated at an altitude of 6,000 feet above sea level, Coonoor is a very popular hill station in this state. Tourists visit this serene destination to explore the greenery, relaxing environment, tea plantations, and beautiful weather.

5. Ooty

How can we curate a list of hill stations in Tamil Nadu without including ‘Ooty’ on it? Ooty is surely the most popular hill station in this state and uncountable tourists take a trip here to enjoy the magnificent weather and have a relaxing vacation on nature’s lap. Also, known as the Queen of hill stations, this destination boasts so much beauty with unique glimpses, forests, mountains, tea plantations, and magical nature.


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