At a distance of 4 km from Yercaud Bus Stand and 3 km from Yercaud Lake, Kiliyur Falls is a spectacular waterfall situated in the Servaroyan hill range of the Eastern Ghats in Tamil Nadu, India. This is one of the beautiful waterfalls near Bangalore, and among the must include places in Yercaud holiday packages.
Kiliyur Falls is formed by the overflowing waters of Yercaud Lake, one of the most prominent Yercaud tourist places. The waterfalls drop into the Kiliyur Valley from a height of 300 feet (91 m). The view of the falls is breathtaking, especially in monsoon season. This is a seasonal waterfall and the best time to visit this place is immediately after the monsoons. It is an ideal place to spend a weekend away from the busy life.
The 2 km trek to the falls is a bit tough and may not be suitable for kids and elderly tourists. There are about 200 steep steps on the path towards the falls. It takes about an hour from the nearest road point to the bottom of the falls. There are no shops near the falls and visitors are advised to carry snacks and water.
Timings: 6 AM - 6 PM