Trekking in Yelagiri
A rustic, charming hill station in contrast to the bustling city of Bangalore, Yelagiri is a hill station near Bangalore and is a perfect weekend getaway from the busy city of Bangalore. Situated in the Vellore district of Tamil Nadu, Yelagiri is in close proximity to both Banagalore and Chennai. This quaint village is surrounded by orchards, valleys and rose gardens that add to the striking beauty of the hill station.
The highest point in this hill station is the Swamimalai Hill which is popular among trekkers. The trekking path over to Swamimalai hill is well paved for trekkers as the road is sandwiched on both sides by rich growth of wild vegetation. Apart from the long trek to Swamimalai, there are many other small trekking paths which you can take and enjoy the bliss of nature in Yelagiri.
Best time to Visit
Months of October to May offer the best climate for a trek in Yelagiri along with pleasant climatic conditions.