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Attractions to explore near Valparai

ValparaiValparai, Tamil Nadu, India


Located 3500 feet high from the sea level on the Anamalai mountain range. One of the best tourist places in Tamilnadu. This is a pollution free heavenly land surrounded by tea estates.

Nearby Attractions

Aliyar Dam
Aliyar Dam16.52 KMs away from Valparai

A reservoir located in the Aliyar village near Pollachi, Coimbatore. The dam is located in the foothills of Valparai. the dam offers some ideal getaways including a park, garden, aquarium, play area, and a mini theme park.

Parambikulam Tiger Reserve
Parambikulam Tiger Reserve20.67 KMs away from Valparai

Trek through the best of protected forests of Western Ghat Mountains in Kerala.

PERUMBANKUTHU WATERFALLS20.95 KMs away from Valparai

One of the largest waterfalls in the state. You can even climb to top of the falls with the help of locals.

Anamalai Tiger Reserve
Anamalai Tiger Reserve22.12 KMs away from Valparai

Earlier known as Indira Gandhi Wildlife sanctuary is a protected area in the Annamalai hills of Pollachi and Walparai. It would be a wonderful experience to visit this place and enjoy the serene nature and climate, and to know about the animals and their habitat.

Eravikulam National Park
Eravikulam National Park22.36 KMs away from Valparai

See endangered Nilgiri tahrs at close quarters, immerse in the amazing nature.

Muniyara - Anakottapara Park
Muniyara - Anakottapara Park25.92 KMs away from Valparai

The Muniyara Dolmens are magnificent prehistoric dolmens, situated in Marayoor, Idukki. The tourists trek through the area of Muniyara to reach 15 different types of Dolmens, which belongs to the Neolithic Age, i.e. between 3000 BC and 14000 BC.

Thoovanam Waterfalls
Thoovanam Waterfalls26.32 KMs away from Valparai

Hike to the waterfall through the forests of Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary.

Kanthaloor View Point
Kanthaloor View Point27.99 KMs away from Valparai

Viewpoint overlooking a valley below. A nice rocky place to spend time absorbing a peaceful scenary, and to feel the cold winds brushing the body softly.

Kanthalloor Waterfalls
Kanthalloor Waterfalls28.13 KMs away from Valparai

20 meters high waterfall set in the wilderness overlooking view towards open valleys. You can shower underneath the falls if you are willing to fight the coldness of the waters.

Carmelagiri Elephant Park
Carmelagiri Elephant Park30.14 KMs away from Valparai

Ride on an elephant, watch them bathe, shower and eat. The mahouts will show you how the elephant communicates and obey their commmands.

Echo Point
Echo Point31.50 KMs away from Valparai

Situated at the bank of lake overlooking mountains, the place got it's name from the loud echo it makes.

Cheeyappara Waterfalls
Cheeyappara Waterfalls32.82 KMs away from Valparai

This waterfall lies on the roadside enrouting Munnar and is a popular spot for taking a break.

Amaravathi Dam
Amaravathi Dam35.76 KMs away from Valparai

It is a dam constructed across the Amaravathi river in 1957 during K .Kamaraj's administration.

Thattekad Bird Sanctuary
Thattekad Bird Sanctuary36.03 KMs away from Valparai

First bird sanctuary in Kerala. One of the richest bird habitat on peninsular India. "Thattekkad" means flat forest- the region is an evergreen low-land forest.

Seetharkundu Viewpoint
Seetharkundu Viewpoint36.53 KMs away from Valparai

Views of mountain ridges, plains with paddy fields, and of a mighty waterfall and a dam

Amaravathi Crocodile Farm
Amaravathi Crocodile Farm36.73 KMs away from Valparai

The Amaravathi Crocodile Farm is considered as the biggest crocodile reproducing focus in southern India. The mugger crocodiles, famous as the Persian crocodiles and bog crocodiles, are the ordinarily discovered species.

Chokramudi Peak
Chokramudi Peak36.89 KMs away from Valparai

Three hours of a hard hike through tricky rock faces, breathtaking views, windy narrow paths. A viewpoint for an incredible sunrise.

Meenuliyan Para
Meenuliyan Para37.01 KMs away from Valparai

A huge rock rising over 4,000 feet with an evergreen forest on top of it. The peaks are covered in mist in rainy days but otherwise, you will be able to see the Periyar river flowing below as a silver stream, and parts of the city of Cochin far away.

Meesapulimala37.36 KMs away from Valparai

Hike through cloud cladded peaks and rhododendron valleys, experience the most beautiful sights of the Western Ghat Mountains.

Bhoothathankettu38.00 KMs away from Valparai

Bhoothathankettu means "Fort created by monsters". The legend is that monsters planned to submerge a Shiva temple nearby by making a dam in the area. Their plan was deterred by Lord Shiva by faking approaching dawn, thereby causing the monsters to runaway fearing the arrival of light. The demons were supposed to roll the large boulders seen in the area to the river bed creating the dam.