Best Places to Visit in Yelagiri

About Best Places to Visit in Yelagiri

Yelagiri is one of the Hill Stations of South India which is located in the State of Tamil Nadu. Yelagiri Tourist Places are located about 150 KM away from the Bangalore City of Karnataka State. Then it is also one of the Tourist Place near Bangalore, know the Best Places to Visit in Yelagiri and enjoy the Yelagiri Places to Visit.

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Yelagiri Places to Visit

The following are the Yelagiri Places to Visit:

  • Nature Park
  • Telescope Observatory
  • Punganoor Lake Park
  • Jalagamparai Waterfalls

The above Yelagiri Places to Visit will explain briefly in the following:

Nature Park

The Nature Park is one of the Best Yelagiri Places to Visit. Beside this Park, there are another Best Places to Visit in Yelagiri named as “Punganoor Lake” which extends all over 12 acres. It is the Home for different varieties of species of Plants which are surviving in the rocky place. The unique feature of this park is it contains Artificial Waterfall for the Tourists. The guests can do a bath in this artificial waterfall.

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Telescope Observatory

The Telescope Observatory is also known as “Vainu Bappu Observatory”. It is also one of the Best Places to Visit in Yelagiri. The Telescope Observatory is located in near to the Yelagiri Place, Kavalar. It is maintained and managed by the IIA (Indian Institute of Astrophysics), Banglore. Telescope Observatory is the Home for Asia’s Largest Telescope. This instrument was manufactured by Dr Vaini Bappu. Then the Telescope Observatory is named as Vainu Bappu Observatory. You can view the night sky with the picturesque and also the solar system universal bodies movements.

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Punganoor Lake Park

Punganoor Lake Park is the both Lake as well as Park. You can easily find this place because the local Yelagiri people will guide you the way to this Lake. It is also one of the Best Yelagiri Tourist Places. It also contains the special feature of boating where you can enjoy the boating here.

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Jalagamparai Waterfalls

Jalagamparai Waterfalls has situated very near to the Yelagiri place of 5 Kilometres. You can trek from the Yelagiri in order to reach the cascades. The best time to visit the Best Yelagiri Tourist Places of Jalagamparai Waterfalls between November and in the middle of February month.

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The Other Yelagiri Tourist Places

The following are the Other Yelagiri Tourist Places:

  • Jalagandeeswarar Temple
  • Murugan Temple
  • Swamimalai Hills
  • Herbal Farm of Government