Situated at an elevation of 3500 feet above sea level, Valparai is one of the most beautiful hill stations in Tamil Nadu. It is located 104 km from Coimbatore. Valparai is a hilly region in the Anamalai range where man-made tea and coffee plantations co-exist with dense forests, wild waterfalls, and whispering streams.
A pollution-free heavenly land, Valparai stands majestically with lush green mountains and forests all around. The drive to Valparai is thrilling as there are 40 or so hairpin bends on the route to Valparai from Azhiyar. Like many of the hill stations, the winters are cold and summers are pleasant here.
There are many tourist attractions in and around Valparai apart from Chinnakallar Falls. There is also the famous pilgrim center in the area, known as Balaji Temple.
The Nirar dam, Ganapati Temple, and Annai Velankanni Church are a few other attractions you can explore in Valparai. The scenic beauty of Sholayar Dam, the unique grass forests of Grass Hills, and many viewpoints here are great sightseeing options for any tourist who plans a trip to Valparai.
Explore & Experience in and around Valparai–
- Chinnakallar Falls
- Whispering Falls
- Sholayar Dam
- Grass Hills
- Balaji Temple
- Karamalai Annai Velankanni Church
- Thottapura View Point
- Nallamudi Poonjolai View Point
- Tata Coffee Estates
- Nirar Dam