img 

Frog Hill View Point : It is 12 km drive from Gudulaur on the Gudalur –Udhagamandalam road. The hill, viewed from this point resembles like that of huge FROG sitting on its leg. Hence this view point is called as the Frog Hill View Point.

Santhanamalai Murugan Temple : This abode of Lord Murugan is about 20km from Gudalur . This temple is visited by the devotees in large numbers to seek Lord’s blessings. One passes through the lush green cardamom, clove, pepper, Tea and Coffee plantations on the way to the temple. It is Surrounded by green Valleys, gushing streams, rushing water falls and folding cascades.

Numbalakottah/Nambalakod :  It is situated 8 km north off Gudalur. This was also called as Umbarkadu during SANGAM age. Badagas call this place as "Kottebetta". Famous Beteraasami / Betterayasamy temple is situated here. The locals claim this temple to be over 1500 years old . The deity is worshiped as the Lord of the Hunt, because it was and is a dense forest zone . The temple is sacred both to the Todas and Mandadan settis. Nilambur Kovilakam – descendants of Samoothri Rajas of Nilambur- Kerala, is said to be maintaining this temple till now. Waynad, border town of Kerala can be viewed from here.

Nellakotta : It is about 17 km from Gudalur , at an altitude of 2200 meters . Few important places surrounding Nellakotta are Mudumalai, Gudalur and Sreemadurai. It is said to have some ruins of historical Ummatur dynasty of yester years.

Nelliyalam : It is situated at an altitude of about 2000 meters and a 20 km drive from Gudalur , in the Panthalur Taluk. Panthalur is the nearest town. Munnanad and Cherangode are the other notable surrounding villages.

Cherambadi : It is 35 Km from Gudalur. The closest tourism destination to Cherambadi is Sulthan-Battery/Sultan Bathery. Other close by destinations include Kalpetta, Lakkidi and Vythri. Lying at an elevation of 2956 mts. makes cherambadi a high-altitude town. Kunnambetta, Pullencherry, Thiruvambadi are near by towns.


PREV

NEXT



1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13



     Trekking

 Anamalai Hills

     Kolli Hills
AN OFFICIAL WEBSITE OF TAMILNADU TOURISM DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION AND DEPARTMENT OF TOURISM
  Contact:ttdc@vsnl.com Tech Support: Soft Source Technologies Pvt Ltd