: It is 35 kms from the Coimbatore city and 5 kms from Alandurai Village.
This Perennial waterfalls is located in Siruvani zone, along the western ghat forest
zone. It is situated within dense forests and thus visitors are not permitted after
5 pm. Because of scarce transport system, advance planning is suggested.
Noyyal River : It starts from Velliangiri
Hills and originally it was called Kanchinadi. This is
a sacred river that flows through near Perur Temple and rituals are performed here.
Siruvani Water Falls and Dam : Siruvani Waterfalls and the
dam is located 35 km on the west of Coimbatore city along
the Western Ghats. It is an enchanting location for the tourists. The reservoir
at Siruvani was built by the Government of Kerala, funded and used by the Government
of Tamil Nadu.
: Vellingiri hill is referred to as the Dakshina Kailash on
the outskirts of Coimbatore city. ‘Then Kayilayam’ means
‘Then’ in tamil is South and Kailayam
means Kailash. Seven Hills of Velliangiri
symbolically represents the seven energy centers of the human body. It is takes
an arduous 8 km trek to reach pinnacle. Maha Sivarathri
and Chitra Paurnami are two important annual
festivals that attracts lakhs of Pilgrims on both the occasions to this hill. Rare
and special medicinal herbs and exotic fauna and flora are the special features
of this Hills.
Tamil Nadu Agricultural University :
The University is just 5 kms from the city. The effort for Agricultural Education
started with Agricultural School as early as 1868 and
the journey resulted in establishing this Tamil Nadu Agricultural University
in the year 1971 with Coimbatore as its
Head Quarters. It has UG, PG and Research courses on various subjects of Agriculture.
It is graded as one of the best of its kind in the South Asian Nations.
Forest College and Research Institute :
It is located at an altitude of 300m, 40 kms from Coimbatore on the Kotagiri Road.
The Forest College and Research Institute (FC & RI) is
located at Mettupalayam in the Jakanari Reserved Forest, in an area of
200ha of reserved forest, at the foothills of Nilgiris. Basic and Applied
aspects of forestry, Tree Farming, Enhancing the Forest Activity, Educating students
on forestry and administration are the solemn goals of this University.
G.D.Naidu Industrial Exhibition : Gopalaswamy Doraiswamy Naidu
popularly called as G.D.Naidu was an Indian inventor and engineer.
He was a versatile genius for his Simple, Innovative and Effective engineering inventions
for which he was also called as the Edison of India.