18 Viewpoints in Tamil Nadu that you should visit - With photos & details

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18 Viewpoints to explore in Tamil Nadu

Home to historic buildings, multi pilgrimage sites, hill stations, cultural arts, and three world heritage sites.

Arulmigu Thiruthani Murugan TempleThiruthani Hill, Thiruttani, Tamil Nadu 631209, India

A Hindu temple located in the hill of Thiruthani, Tamilnadu, India dedicated to Lord Muruga. The temple has 365 steps depicting a year.

Bear Shola FallsKodaikanal, Tamil Nadu 624103, India

Bear Shola Falls is a popular tourist spot in the region of Kodaikanal. This cascade is a seasonal attraction that comes to life in its fullest during the monsoons when the water flows down from the hilltop making its way through the verdant greenery of the region.

Coakers Walk - KodaikanalCoaker's Walk, Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu 624101, India

Coakers Walk is a beautiful man-made one-kilometre-long walking plaza built on the mountains in the mesmerizing city of Kodaikanal

Dolphin Nose View PointDolphins nose Rd, Alwarpet, Burliyar, Tamil Nadu 643103, India

This is a huge rock that resembles the nose of a Dolphin. A popular viewpoint in nilgiris.

Government Botanical GardenVannarapettai, Ooty, Tamil Nadu 643002, India

A must-visit tourist destination in Ooty with a huge collection of rare Botanicals.

Guindy National ParkRangeguindy, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600025, India

Guindy national park is a protected area of Tamilnadu and the 8th smallest national park in India and one of the very few national parks situated inside a city.

JamunamarathurJamunamarathur, Tamil Nadu 635703, India

This is an extension of the western ghats and contains a large variety of flora and fauna and is famous for blueish- gray granites.

KanjamalaiKanjamalai, Tamil Nadu

This hill is situated about 1643 meters above sea level. This wonderful place is a place of worship and a refuge for believers.  It is full of hillock and greenery. Trekking place, viewpoint, etc.

Karadiyoor View PointNagloor Kolakoor Road, Karadiyoor, Elavadi, Tamil Nadu 636602, India

Karadiyur is a hamlet in the vicinity of Yercaud and its surrounding regions are adorned by gorgeous forests, lakes, valleys, and gardens. This is the best viewpoint in Salem.

Kodanad View PointKotagiri - Kodanadu Rd, Kodanad, Tamil Nadu 643217, India

Kodanad View Point is such a famed peak and an acclaimed tourist spot that takes one to the enchanting scenery of dark and light-hued landscape of Nilgiri

Mahatma Gandhi MandapamNH 44, Kanyakumari, Tamil Nadu 629702, India

This is a memorial to MahatmaGandhi, who visited Kanyakumari in 1925 and 1937. The structure was even built to very specific dimensions just to honor the man.

Namakkal FortSalem - Namakkal - Trichy Rd, Thillaipuram, Namakkal, Tamil Nadu 637001, India

A retreat situated at the top of a hill. It takes around half n hr to ascend to the summit of the fort. It is one of the popular and safest fort in India.

PoombaraiPoombarai, Tamil Nadu 624103, India

A picturesque village in Kodaikanal, located around 6300 m above sea level. This place is famous for garlic and here is a small temple 'Kuzhanthai velappar temple'.

Shevaroy TempleYercaud, Yercaud, Tamil Nadu 636602, India

A magnificent temple surrounded by the scintillating views and bountiful greenery.

Siddhar TempleSelathampatty, Sithanur, kanjamalai, Tamil Nadu 636302, India

This is one of the 18 tamil siddha temple and is situated in the foot of Kanja malai. Several perennial wells, waterfalls and small reservoirs are present near to the temple.

St. Thomas Mount National ShrineNear Guindy Kathipara, Parangi Malai, St Thomas Mount, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600016, India

A small hillock in the Chennai city. The ancient Syrian church community of India traces the origin of their church here.

Sunset Point, KanyakumariKanyakumari, Tamil Nadu 629702, India

Sunset point in Kanyakumari provides a breathtaking and magnificent views of the setting sun amidst the clear bright sky in the background.

Yelagiri HillsYelagiri, Tamil Nadu, India

Yelagiri is a cluster of 14 hamlets lies between four mountains spread over an area of 30 sq km having an altitude of 3500 ft. The tribal people who live here are engaged in agriculture, horticulture, forestry, etc. Orchards rose gardens and green valleys, surround these hills.