Though hills create a sense of serenity amongst us, they always have something to say to us. Wondering what could it be? The wavering lashes of dense sceneries, myriad of aromatic plantations and the gushing sound of waterfall are all what speaks loud about the hills. Some prefer dipping in cool water in theme parks or zipping down a water pool while the rest want to feel the tranquillity of the mountains. All are measures to beat the heat and for your trip this summer, consider riding to these hill stations that ought to make your journey peaceful and relishing.
- Anaimalai Hills
Anaimalai Hills also known as Elephant Hills is located on the border of Kerala and Tamil Nadu across the Western Ghats. Elevated at a distance of 2695m above the sea level, the lower part of the hill has dense forests of teak wood and coffee and tea plantations that are all of great economic value. Though the hills are famed for trekking, it is also known for adverse fauna where you can spend time sight- seeing with your family. Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary, Indira Gandhi Wildlife Sanctuary and Eravikulam National Park are some of the wildlife parks existing here.
Located at a distance of 1500m above the sea level in the Theni district of Tamil Nadu, this hills also referred to as High Wavy Mountains has lot more to offer; beautiful valleys, rivers, Suruli falls, lush green lawns and estates that are just wow. From dense scrub forests at the bottom of the hills to vast plantations of coffee, tea and spices like cardamom, cinnamon and pepper atop, this vegetation has proved to be valuable. The Kailasanathar Cave Temple and the six dams are added attractions to this place.
- Velliangiri Mountains
The Velliangiri Mountains is known popularly as the “Kailash of the South”. Located in the Coimbatore district of Tamil Nadu, this place is considered on par with Mount Kailash, the most powerful place in the universe and that is the reason why Shiva is worshipped as Swayambhu on the top of the hills. For all those who are unable to make a visit to Kailash, visit here is considered significant. It is a chance for you to make your summer trip religious.
So what are you waiting for? Pack your backpacks and head straight to ticketgoose.com to make a booking to these destinations.