Conceivably the most astounding crest around and the best place to go on a stunning trek is Swamimalai. It’s a simple trek along a sloppy way beginning from the eastern side of the lake, which is around 3 kilometers in length and really beautiful as well. Most guests to Yelagiri Hills, who have trekking personality a primary concern, frequently ascend Swamimalai. Ensure you have enough water and light snacks before you set-off up the hillock.
The rich greenery of Swamimalai tumbles along a trail that proceeds into the wilderness, as trekkers advance along this identifiable way to Swamimalai – Yelagiri’s (Yellagiri, Elagiri) most noteworthy slope. A spot where common happiness and magnificence is standing by.
This hour-long trek starts at a town called Mangalam. Taking you through what was once thickly lush backwoods that has now dispersed as a result of the mining exercises that go ahead along the slope. The trail is six kilometers forward and backward, simple and a flat out breeze to trek through.
For those of you bad-to-the-bone trekkers who may be baffled with what you consider an absence of a test, you can extend your Swamimalai trek to an entire day of trekking alternate slopes in the area. Not to be mistaken for the Swamimalai close Kumbakonam, Javadi and Pallamathi are alternate crests that you can endeavor to trek. On the whole, you can spend a whole day trekking and investigating around Swamimalai.
The slope is formed like a towering cake, with a solid base that steadily contracts toward the top. It is from here that you are dealt with to awesome perspectives of Yelagiri. Since it is the most noteworthy slope of the district, it makes for a perfect vantage point to absorb the displays of the encompassing slopes.
Timing of Swamimalai Hills :
• Timing : During Sunrise
• Time Spent : 3 hrs.
• Entry charge : No Entry expense
How to reach Yelagiri :
By Air : The closest air terminal to Yelagiri is Bangalore International Airport which is roughly 145 km far from this radiant slope station. The airplane terminal has a decent availability with all the significant urban areas of India and in addition abroad.
By Railroads : Situated at a separation of 21 km, Jolarpettai railroad station is the closest rail line station to Yelagiri and it is normally utilized by the explorers. The station is very much associated with all the fundamental urban areas of the nation.
By Street : The slope station is all around associated with a percentage of the significant urban communities through street. One can get a regular administration of the KSRTC transports which will bring you different urban communities without hardly lifting a finger. Successive administrations from Tiruoathur to Yelagiri (27 km), Bangalore (140 km), Chennai (250 km), Krishnagiri (40 km) and Vanayambadi (20 km) are accessible.