Manasapurna Karani Mata Temple

Manasapurna Karani Mata Temple

Manasapurna Karani Mata Temple is located on top of Machhala Hill. Being located on a hill top, the surroundings of the temple provides awesome views of Udaipur. You can spot Lake Palace, City Palace, Fateh Sagar Lake, Jag Mandir, Sajjangarh Fort etc from the top of the hill. Manasapurna Karani Mata Temple There are two ways you can reach the top of Machhala Hill. The first one […]

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Lakkidi View Point

Lakkidi View Point

Lakkidi View Point is the gateway to Wayanad when you enter from Calicut/Kozhikode. A huge arch welcomes you to Wayanad here, and next to the arch, there is a nicely paved footpath, which offers a birds’ eye view of the amazing ghat road to/from Calicut called ‘Thamarassery Churam’. The narrow ghat road has thick forests on both sides that is home to several animal and […]

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Green Valley View Point

Green Valley View Point

As the name suggests, this is a view point that provides amazing view of deep and dense valley. The panoramic view includes the Vagai Reservior, dense forests under a vertical drop of over 1500m/5000ft! The view point is well guarded with iron fence to prevent visitors accidentally slipping into the valley. This place was earlier called Suicide Point due to the vertical drop which makes […]

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Coaker’s Walk

Coaker’s Walk

Coaker’s Walk is a narrow but well laid pedestrian path that is constructed on the slopes of Kodaikanal. The path is about 1 km, and is very picturesque with view of a valley and surrounding mountain ranges. Entry to Coaker’s Walk   On a clear day, you can spot Dolphin’s Nose view point, valley of Pambar River, Periyakulam at a distance, and even the view of Madurai […]

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Yercaud

Yercaud

Yercaud is a small hill-station located at an altitude of 1600m/5300ft. It is at a distance of 220km from Bangalore, and 15km from Salem. The place got its name due to the abundance of trees near a lake: Yeri – Lake, Kadu – Forest, which means Lake Forest. There is also a reserved forest next to the hill station, and several wild animals including deer, […]

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Ladies’ Seat

Ladies’ Seat

Ladies’ Seat in Yercaud is actually a rock formation that is in the shape of a seat. The place is now commercialized with iron fencing all round that it is tough to determine the shape of the rock itself. The fencing is to safeguard the visitors against any untoward incidents, as the rock is on the end of a 200 feet free fall into the […]

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Pagoda Point

Pagoda Point

Pagoda Point is another view point in Yercaud that provides panoramic view of the surrounding plains. This place offers spectacular sunset and sunrise views. The view from this point covers the Salem town and the nearby Kakambadi village. Visitors come to this place mainly during the sunset/sunrise time to take a glimpse of the amazing views during that time.   Kakambadi Village The 4 km route to […]

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Karadiyur View Point

Karadiyur View Point

Karadiyur View Point in another view point that is located at around 13 km from Yercaud. The view point offers excellent view the valley below and you can also see Mettur Dam at a distance. This is yet another location that provides beautiful sunset and sunrise views.     You can reach this view point by a vehicle. The last 500m to the view point […]

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