Yelagiri Hills

A cluster of small villages spread around its hills, Yelagiri is a beautiful place in Southern India. The whole of Yelagiri was earlier the property of the Yelagiri Zamindar Family whose house still exists in Reddiyur to this day. The area was taken over by the Government of India in the 1950s. Famous for its trekking options, paragliding and rock climbing, it comprises of 14 hamlets and a number of temples scattered over its hills. Yelagairi has always been home to hundreds of snakes. The weather in this area is always cool and comfortable with less rainfall in winter than in summer which makes it comfortable for Yelagiri sightseeing. The district administration here has now taken up the task of making Yelagiri a tourist destination and there are many tourist places in Yelagiri.The native people of Yelagiri are called Vellala Caunter and Malayali, which means people who live in the mountains. They are also called karalar which means one who rules the clouds. The Malayali people are from the Kanchipuram district of Tamil Nadu. The Vellala Caunter people are a group of cultivators who were part of the warring factions of Tipu Sultans army in the seventeenth century. Another native tribal group here are the Irular. Things to do in Yelagiri include the famous Yelagiri Summer Festival which is held every May by the Tamil Nadu Tourism Development Board. Dog shows, flower shows and various cultural programs are a feature of this festival in which people from all over the State and other parts of the country participate. Sightseeing in Yelagiri is also very popular.      Book Now

Zeenath Taj Gardens

As soon as you enter the gateway of Zeenath Taj Gardens,Yelagiri, you can feel that you have stepped into a nature spa where the sheer greenery and the freshness takes you into a different world. The 11 acre estate with its homestay resort has beautiful rose gardens, vast stretches of lush lawns , cobbled walkways and fruit orchards that rejuvenate your senses for an ideal holiday . Zeenath Taj Gardens is an ideal weekend getaway as it is accessible by road and rail within 3-4 hours from Chennai or Bangalore. Our Rooms are having a nice architecture which makes the guest to enjoy their stay as a more pleasant and remarkable visit to our hotel. Our aim is that you are well satisfied with your stay here and fully rejuvenated with energy when you get back. The Resort has been meticulously planned to integrate nature with the most contemporary facilities to bring you a uniquely-different experience. Its here that you can unwind and make every moment worthwhile, in the midst of nature, lush green flora.      Book Now