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Nice Drive but google map does not work through out

It is a nice drive but be sure to have an offline map since you may not have GPRS connectivity... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Beautiful drive !

The road winds up from the city of Salem towards the hill station of Yercaud. The 20 hair pin bends... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bengaluru, India
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All reviews hair pin bends hairpin bends both sides beautiful drive entire stretch less traffic be careful driving skills google maps scenic beauty fresh air tall trees yercaud lake salem city enjoy the view beautiful view early morning
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a nice drive but be sure to have an offline map since you may not have GPRS connectivity through out. While it is fairly simple route, being connected might just give you some comfort. Many locals also do not know of this route,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank asingh25
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The road winds up from the city of Salem towards the hill station of Yercaud. The 20 hair pin bends are numbered and as you climb up the difference in the temperature is very easily felt. The valleys down below start yielding place to greenery...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went for a scenic drive on this road. Enjoyed some nice view points. Road is very narrow in some places and difficult if a bus came. Actually it did came. Worth a drive.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank narensachinb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Road conditions are too good and sure enjoy the hill curves drive with getting the fresh air. Not much of traffic and you can ride with out any hurry. Decent with of ghat road for small vehicles can pass on both sides.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank babupb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A pleasant and quiet ride through the woods. Can stop over for short visits to some view points and temples.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Enthutraveller27
Reviewed January 16, 2019

This road is from Salem to Yercaud. There are 20 hairpin bends on the way but the roads are well maintained and wide. You don't really get enough view points on the way and traffic movement is usually non-stop till Yercaud. It will take you...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Anish_Barjatya
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

It is a very good drive through this road. The roads are very well maintained and broad . No potholes or rough patches any we're along . Nice views and good experience driving

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Srisri2013
Reviewed January 11, 2019 via mobile

This probably has to be the best hill station apart from ooty in south. The roads leading to yercaud are any auto enthusiasts haven. The 32km loop road is very fun to drive when there is less traffic. Don't expect a lot apart from nature...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank amnsbharath
Reviewed January 7, 2019

Very good drive except for few taxi walas, who thinks that of they are not going ahead, their life is waste. Due to them there were few trouble, A bus who was near the narrow bridge and gave signal, taxi still went ahead from opposite...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank SomenathG10
Reviewed December 30, 2018

it was very nice drive. you will love if you are nature lover. Dont expect anything special. its just drive through forest. Road is very good. Road starts at Yercaud lake & ends at same lake.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Sai K
February 9, 2019|
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Response from babupb | Reviewed this property |
Only boat house you can spend some time, remaining places are not much of attractive if you already visited Ooty.
April 29, 2018|
Response from Akash S | Reviewed this property |
Hello basheer. It will rather be warmer side during May. take some light cotton clothes. Keep an umbrella handy as it often rains there.
March 27, 2018|
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Response from VelZOne | Reviewed this property |
There is no closing time for Yercaud Ghat road.