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Valparai is an off beat hill station near Pollachi in Tamil Nadu. It has enchanting tea and coffee estates, waterfalls, nature trails and budget homestays. It is also one of the place, where you can spot the endangered NilgirTahr. On the winding ghat way, there are few view points, monkey waterfalls and tea estates which offer spectacular views.

The view of Aliyar dam from uphills, hornbill view point, photo point, Loams view point are some spots worth to stop by for a break and photography.

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Parking Difficulty : Easy
Walking Needed : Less than 100 meters inside the temple
Time Needed : 20-30 minutes
Open Timings : 5.00 AM to 12:00 Noon and from 4.00 PM to 8.00 PM
Still Photography : Not Allowed inside the Inner Sanctum
Video Photography : Not Allowed inside the Inner Sanctum
Tropical Climate for most part of the year. Wear Cotton (March-November)
Wear Traditional Dress. Cover yourself decently
Avoid Shoes
Nearest Railway Station : Kodai Road Railway Station
Nearest Airport : Madurai Airport
Nearest National Highway : NH32
Nearest Landmark : Kodai Market

The climate is cooler for most part of the year. Valparai is not the hot spot unlike Ooty or Kodaikanal or Munnar and still has old world charm.

It offers a lazy mood to unwind from stress and be with nature.

If you are interested in trekking and camping package here, you can try the following operator


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