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Top 6 attractions to explore in Vellore

Temple city of Tamil Nadu

Jalagamparai-WaterfallsNagalathu Extension R.F., Tamil Nadu 635853, India

Located at a 1000 meter above sea level. The cool hill station of Yelagiri is situated in the district of Vellore. Trekking area, natural beauty, offroad.

JamunamarathurJamunamarathur, Tamil Nadu 635703, India
1 Day Treks
Mountain Peaks

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

Mahendravadi Rock Cut TempleMahendravadi, Tamil Nadu 632502, India
Hindu Temples
Notable Architectures

The contribution of the Pallava to cultural development. The cave temple in this village is an important one as it is the only cave temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu which was constructed by Mahendravarman I (600-630 CE). This cave is excavated on a free-standing boulder.

Sri Puram Golden TempleState Highway 207, Thirumalaikodi, Vellore, Tamil Nadu 632055, India
Hindu Temples
Notable Architectures

The golden temple sits inside a spiritual park or ‘Spiritual Oasis’, and a star path leads the visitors towards it. The main feature of the temple has to be that it is covered in real gold foil and it is regarded as the biggest and the only temple to do that.

Vellore FortFort Round Rd, Balaji Nagar, Vellore, Tamil Nadu 632004, India
Notable Architectures

This is a 16th-century fort in the city of Vellore. this fort was once the headquarters of the Aravidu dynasty.

Yelagiri HillsYelagiri, Tamil Nadu, India
Mountain Peaks
Hill Stations

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.

Map of attractions in Vellore