Yelagiri is a small hill station in Tamil Nadu near Chennai and Bengaluru. At an altitude of 1100 meters, this place does not become as cold as the other hill stations. It could get a bit sunny and hot during summer months. Yet, Yelagiri manages to stay a good 5 or 6° C below Chennai. This place is calm and any city dweller would appreciate the worth of fresh air. There are many attractions in Yelagiri such as Punganoor lake, nature park, an aviary (Fundera park), Velavan temple and many trekking routes. This hill station is suitable for all seasons as it would not get unbearably cold even during winter months.