Want to spend your weekend away from hustle bustle city life? Then Yelagiri is the perfect choice to chill yourself. Located in the Vellore district of Tamil Nadu, Yelagiri is one of the Hill Station in Tamil Nadu. This 1410 metre hill station can be reached by a 14 Km drive from Ponneri which includes 14 breathtaking Hairpin Bends. Donít miss the 7thBend from where you can have a panoramic view of the hill and forests.

Apart from the chill weather there are many Tourist spots to enjoy. Some of them are Poonganur Lake: An Artificial Lake situated in the center of Yelagiri Hills, where you can do Boating. There is a Beautiful Fountain at the middle of the lake and a Childrenís Park nearby. Velavan Temple: A Temple dedicated to Lord Muruga. Jalagamparai Water Falls: A 30 Metre high Water Falls. Telescope house: It provides aerial view of Yelagiri. Herbal Farm: Maintained by Government of Tamil Nadu, the farm cultivates herbs and shrubs which are used for Ayurvedic and Sidha forms of treatment. Vainu Poppu Solar Observatory: It is a big solar Observatory situated in Kavalur near Yelagiri.