Most Asked Questions on Yercaud
Yercaud experiences pleasant weather throughout the year, however, the best time to visit Yercaud is from October to June. This is also the time for trekking, hiking, sightseeing and outdoor activities. Summer is the busiest season in Yercaud and often hotels run full and tourist places are crowded.
Yercaud usually requires around 2 days to visit the most important attractions. However, there are several wonderful places to visit around Yercaud like Hogenakkal Waterfalls which usually take additional one day. Yercaud can be mixed with near by wonderful destination like Yelagiri, Ooty, Vellore, Thanjavur by adding few additional days to your trip.
Budget of Yercaud trip depends on the trip duration and category of hotel you choose for your stay along with the kind of vehicle you prefer. Yercaud tour packages offered by Trawell.in start from as low as INR 5500 per person for a 2D/1N trip and from INR 7500 per person for 3D/2N vacation.
Ensure to cover most important places to visit in Yercaud like Yercaud Lake, Lady's Seat, Rose Garden, Pagoda Point, Kiliyur Falls and Shevaroy Temple Viewpoint. If you have time, you can dedicate a day to visit near by places like Hogenakkal Falls.
Yercaud is very famous for Coffee and the hill resort is spread with hundreds of coffee estates.
As mentioned, Yercaud is very famous for Coffee and buying local made of Coffee powder is a great idea. Yercaud is also well know for spices like orange, jackfruit, guava, cardamom and black pepper, etc, You can get these spices at low prices in Yercaud if you bargain a bit. Ensure to check the quality.