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 Shevaroys Range of hills with an altitude of 1515 mts and the highest point being the Sevarayan Temple at 5,326 feet. Just 28 kms 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 jack fruits etc. A must place to be seen when you visit Salem.
Visiting Yercaud is a feel good experience.