21 Mountain Peaks in Tamil Nadu that you should visit - With photos & details

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21 Mountain Peaks 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.

Arunachala HillTiruvannamalai, Tamil Nadu 606601, India

Mountain, Spiritual way, Trekking, viewpoint, nature etc.

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

Doddabetta PeakDoddabetta Peak, Tamil Nadu 643002

Highest mountain in the Nilgiris and a reserve forest.

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.

Kalvarayan HillKalvarayan Hill, Ezhuthur, Tamil Nadu 606207

This is a major hill range situated in the eastern ghats.

Kolli HillsKolli Hills, Tamil Nadu

This is a small mountain range located in the central Tamilnadu . The mountain rise to 1300m high and covers around 280 sq m. Trekking area, Pilgrimage centre etc. The mountain is a site of pilgrimage, because of the Arapaleeswarar temple, but the area is also popular with Motor cycle enthusiasts because of the high altitude motor-able terrain with 70 hairpin bends.

Kurangani-Top Station TrailKurangani-Top Station Trail, Kottagudi, Tamil Nadu 625582, India

Kurangani hill station lies close to Bodinayakanur in Theni district of Tamil Nadu. This lesser known gem of a place amid the vastly explored Western Ghats also holds a precipitous ledge at the height point of 8782 ft.

Marunthuvazh MalaiMarunthuvazh Malai, Tamil Nadu 629703

Marunthuvazh malai forms the part and the southernmost  tip of the western ghats of the Agaasteeswaram taluk of Kanyakumari district. The maruthuvazh malai is a fragment of the Sanjeevi mountain.

MegamalaiMegamalai, Tamil Nadu, India

One of the very attractive and exquisite places resplendent with amazing natural beauty in the state of Tamil Nadu, Meghamalai is located in the Western Ghats of Theni district and is also known as High Wavy Mountains. It lies.......

Nainamalai HillsNainamalai Hills, Nainamalai Adivaram, Tamil Nadu 637404

This is a Hindu temple located on the top of a hill. it is believed that so many rishis including Naina rishi had done tapas in this dense forest. Trekking area, forest, natural beauty.

Parvathamalai TopParvathamalai Trail, Parvathiamalai R.F., Tamil Nadu 606901, India

A hilltop location, viewpoint . There is a temple dedicated to Shiva and this place is vested with a lot of spiritual power.

PazhamudircholaiE Veli St, Old Kuyavar Palayam Salai, Madurai Main, Madurai, Tamil Nadu 625001, India

The Pazhamudirsolai is an important temple dedicated to Murugan which resides atop a hill. The hill is framed for its dense forest and a plethora of trees filled with a variety of fruits.

Rangaswamy PeakAracode, Tamil Nadu 643216, India

This is a famous tourist spot in Kotagiri. A very steep peak and not climbed yet. Trekking area, viewpoint.

Samanar HillsMadurai, Tamil Nadu 625019, India

A hill complex located in Madurai which is revered for its historical and cultural significance. this is the prime location where the Jain monks lived about 2000 years ago.

Shevaroy TempleYercaud, Yercaud, Tamil Nadu 636602, India

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

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.

TheerthamalaiTheerthamalai, Tamil Nadu 636906, India

Theerthamalai is an important sacred place in the Dharmapuri district of Tamilnadu. The name Theerthamalai means the hill with holy water. There is a temple locatd in the top of the hillock named Theerthagiriswarar.

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.

Velliangiri Hillsvellingiri hills, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu 641114, India

Velliangiri mountains is a part of the Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve is situated at the western ghats border of Coimbatore district.