Yercaud is an alluring hill spot situated in the Salem District at approximately about distance of 36 Km. Yercaud is the major township of Shevaroys hill ranges which is part of sprawling Eastern Ghats. Spread about 382.67 Sq. Km, the entire place is surrounded by the reserve forest rich in many varieties of trees. Unlike other hill spots where the temperature touches two extreme points, Yercaud has the gift of stable conditions throughout the year.
The scenic town is comparatively less expensive than other hill spots still it enchanting our eyes with vivid woodlands and flamboyant green terrains. Green carpeted coffee plantations, Citrus fruits; Orange and Jackfruit are cultivated in abundance. Yercaud is ideal place for trekking and its calm and serene environment with secluded nature outshines other populous hotspots like Ooty and Kodaikanal.