Swamimalai Hills

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  • Address: Yelagiri, Tamil Nadu, Vellore, India
  • Timings: 06:00 am - 06:30 pm Details
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: View Point, Hiking Trail, Hill, Nature

Are you looking to escape the city grime for fresh air? A visit to the Swamimalai Hills could just be what the doctor ordered. Enjoy the sight of rolling hills and picturesque landscapes.

Swamimalai Hills is the highest point in Yelagiri and offers breathtaking views of the surrounding areas. The best way to discover the terrain is by undertaking a trek (be warned – it isn’t for the faint-hearted) where you will be expected to cover around 3 kms in about 3 hours.

The journey to the top will prove to be the highlight of the entire adventure as one can expect to pass through forested areas and small streams – a delight for the senses.

The villages that surround the hill are quaint and surrounded by orchards, rose gardens and green valleys that lend a distinct charm to the area.

Swamimalai Hills Travel Tips

  • Wear comfortable clothing.
  • Enlist the services of a guide.
  • Do not embark on the trek if you suffer from ailments.
  • An early morning start is recommended.
  • Recommended time to visit is November – February.

How to Reach Swamimalai Hills

  • Buses and trains are available.

  • Meenum Restaurant

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  • Swamimalai Hills Address: Yelagiri, Tamil Nadu, Vellore, India
  • Swamimalai Hills Timing: 06:00 am - 06:30 pm
  • Time required to visit Swamimalai Hills: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 60.19% of people who visit Vellore include Swamimalai Hills in their plan

  • 48.84% of people start their Swamimalai Hills visit around 1 PM - 2 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Swamimalai Hills

Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday

91.67% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Swamimalai Hills

People normally club together Mordhana Dam and Nilavoor Lake while planning their visit to Swamimalai Hills.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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