Hill stations are the best choice to visit in the summer season. To forget about the hot Chennai and to enjoy the climate, these places are best to visit in this summer with Self driving cars in Chennai. Following list will help you to choose the right place according to your holidays.
Meaning of name Yercaud is Lake Forest. It is also a popular hill station which is located in the Eastern Ghats. Yercaud is full of verdant green and mountains. There are two falls in this mountain, they are Killiyur falls and Lady’s seat. These falls are the major attraction in this hill station. To reach Yercaud from Chennai it takes 365 kilometres. Best season to visit Yercaud is in the month of October to June.
Much like Yercaud Coorg is also a best green and mountain area which attracts tourist from all over the world. In Coorg, there are lots of option for trekking. Thala Kaveri is the major tourist attractions in this place. To reach the top of the mountain it needs small trek. The view from the mountain after climbing several steps can’t be explained in words.
This hill situated between coastal Karnataka and northern Kerala border. To reach Coorg from Chennai it takes 618 kilometres. Best season to visit Coorg is in the month of October to May.
Thekkady is located in between Tamil Nadu and Kerala border and it is also considered as heaven for coffee and natural spices. Popular Periyar National park is situated in Thekkady. After 1978 only the wildlife sanctuary was declared as a tiger reserve. To reach Thekkady from Chennai it takes 570 kilometres. Best season to visit Thekkady is in the month of June to September.
Another people favourite and popular tourist destination in Tamil Nadu is Ooty or Udhagamandalam. Ooty has lots of landscapes in the Nilgiri Hills. The chill climate and its scenic beauty never fail to mesmerize you. And also its cool breeze will give relief from the city dust and pollution. Ooty has lots of tourist attractions and activity based spots for children and also for elders. For elders, it has horse riding, trekking and zip line. To reach Ooty from Chennai it takes 535 kilometres. So over all Ooty is one of the best tourist place near Chennai with lots of fun activities and attractions. Best season to visit Ooty is in the month of March to June.