List of Hill Stations Near Chennai

Chennai is the Capital city of Tamil Nadu with millions of population. People who seek refreshment and they end up in the hill stations. Chennai People choose the nearest Hill Stations in their holidays and weekends. Chennai is the Coastal City and has several Beaches and attractions in and around the city. Tamil Nadu is one of the states with great natural diversity and has several Hill Stations and Tourist Places. There are many Hill Stations to choose from, Western and Eastern Ghat ranges and Hilly terrains are favorite regions where the best hill stations are situated. The Following list of Hill Stations near Chennai is not far from the city and easily accessible as well.

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Hill StationsFrom Chennai
(in KM)
Places of interestDistrictElevation
(in Meters)
Yelagiri212Jalagamparai Waterfalls, Swami Malai Hills, Telescope observatory, YMCA Camp CentreVellore1,410
Horsley Hills 274Rapelling, Trekking, Lake Gangotri, Highview Seeing Place, Gaalibanda, Environmental Park, Horsley Hills MuseumKurnool1,290
Yercaud350Yercaud Lake, Lady's Seat, Killiyur Falls, The Servaroyan Temple, Bear’s Cave, Green House, The Gange, Pagoda Point, Silk Farm and Rose Garden, Fairholme Bungalow, Heaven's Ledge, Karadiyur View point, Sri Lalitha Thripura Sundari Amman TempleSalem1,515
Kolli Hills380Arapaleeswarar temple, A serene Pond, Akash Ganga Falls, ViewpointsNamakkal1,300
Athoor450Shri Kasi Vishwanathar temple, Shri Vandi Kali Amman temple, Kamarajar Sagar Dam, ViewpointsDindigul
Palani Hills550Peaks, Viewpoints, Lakes, Rivers and WaterfallsDindigul2,500
Kodaikanal550Kodaikanal Lake, Bryant Park, Coaker's Walk, Bear Shola Falls, Green Valley View, Pine forests, Shembaganur Museum of Natural History, Kodaikanal Solar Observatory, Pillar Rocks, Guna caves, Silver Cascade, Dolphin's Nose, Kurinji Andavar Murugan temple, Berijam LakeDindigul1,845
Coonoor550Sim's Park, Pomological Station, Dolphin's Nose Viewpoint, Lamb’s Rock, Droog Fort, Law's Falls, Ooty, Katary Falls, Pasteur InstituteNilgiris1,850
Ooty590The Government Botanical Garden, Fernhills palace, Ooty Lake, Toda Hut, Government Rose Garden, Ooty Botanical Gardens, Ooty Lake, Stone House, Toda huts, Ooty Mountain Railway, St. Stephen's Church, Wax World, Ooty, Ooty Golf Course, Tribal Museum,The Nilgiris2,240
Coorg640Talakaveri, Nisargadhama, Iruppu Falls, Abbey Falls, Dubare, Nagarahole, Bhagamandala, Mallali FallsCoorg900
Munnar640Tea Estates, Valleys, lanscapes, flora and faunaIdukki1,700
Araku Valley940Coffee Plantation, Araku-valley, Valley Borracaves,Visakhapatnam911
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