Yercaud, Salem

Yercaud, Yercaud boathouse, Yercaud Anna Park

Yercaud is a hill station that is located near Yercaud and is named due to the fact that the place is surrounded by forests near the lake and Yercaud literally means “Lake forest”.

The hill station is situated in the Shevaroys Range of hills with an altitude of 1515mts and the highest point being the Sevarayan Temple at 5,326 feet. Just 28 km away from Salem, Yercaud is filled with scenic beauty that is totally enchanting.

Trekking, pleasant climatic conditions, etc. are so inviting at this hill station that keeps people wanting more of it.

It is famous for coffee, citrus fruits like oranges, pears, banana, and jackfruits etc. A must place to be seen when you visit Salem.

Visiting Yercaud is a feel-good experience.