Location: Yercaud is known for its beauty and hence houses a large number of parks and gardens. The famous Botanical Garden is located in the magnificent city of Yercaud.
Description: Any traveler who has interest in gaining knowledge about different species of plants should definitely mark a visit to this garden. The Botanical Garden also houses a green house and an Orchidarium, which are worth visiting. This garden is adorned by different species of flowers which have been declared as an endangered species. The Kurinji flowers which bloom in plenty in this city have made the region famous. Located at a distance of about 2 km from Emerald Lake, National Orchidarium also attracts tourist’s attention. This Orchidarium includes 30 different species of orchids, which are exclusively present only here. This place is ranked as the third largest Orchidarium in the country. So while planning a trip to Yercaud, remember to keep this attraction on your must visit list.
Activities: Tourists can view different orchid species here. Apart from that, tourists can also mark a visit to different attractions which lie in the vicinity of Botanical Garden. Nature enthusiasts can visit Big Lake, Anna Park or the Killiyur Falls, in order to spend their day in a perfect manner.