Ever wondered why India is renowned all over the world for its tea and coffee plantations? If yes, then this is one of the best Yercaud places to visit and explore.
The 32-Km Loop Road is actually a 32 kilometre stretch, which begins from the Yercaud Lake and takes one through the much-appreciated roads and agricultural plantations of Yercaud.
This is one of the best tourist places in Yercaud, as it offers the taste of culture, the essence of lives, imprints of the heritage and the varied developments of the hill station.
Since its formation and inclusion in the Madras Presidency in the mid 19th century, Yercaud has been known for its coffee plantations and thick bamboo forests, which in turn support and flourish a wide variety of flora and fauna.
The hill station has retained its heritage for more than a hundred years and thus, one can get the various flavours of bygone era by visiting this Loop Road stretch. The Loop Road will fill your heart with mesmerizing views of the local people, their foods, languages and their way of living.
The 32-Km Loop Road also leads to the villages of Semmantham, Nagalur, Manjakuttai and Kaveri Peak. While travelling through these villages, one can taste varieties of coffee; the inviting aroma of the coffee beans will surely fill your senses.
This balmy experience will help you understand how coffee has played a pivotal role in the development of agriculture, economy and tourism in this region as well as in the other parts of the country. people interest in wildlife and flora can plan a perfect weekend getaway from Chennai here due to its close vicinity.