Located at a distance of 75 km from Palakkad at an altitude of 467m to 1572m above the sea level Nelliyampathy is one of the most sought after hill station of Kerala. The hill comprises a chain of ridges cut off from one another by valleys of dense evergreen forests and orange plantations. The hill station of Nelliyapathy has immense potential for trekkers. The entire hill ranges are dotted with tea, coffee, orange and cardamom plantations. Nelliyapathy is perhaps the most beautiful, unspoiled hill station of the Kerala with Nellikota as its highest peak. One can access the hill station of Nelliyampathy from Palghat. The whole route is so amazing where the visitors can come across several curves, crisscross trails and fascinating jungles of Sahya Ranges. Seethakundu at Nelliyampathy offers fantastic view of the valley below-a wide-angled vision of the entire Palghat area.
Best Time to visit Nelliyampathi
The best time to take a tour to Nelliyampathy is from April to September.
Prime Attractions of Nelliyampathi
Jungles of Sahya Ranges:- These Sahya Ranges are famous for its evergreen forest ranges which are famous for trekking.
Padagiri:- The highest peak of Nlliyampathy is Nellikotta which is also called Padagiri. The hills dipped in the pristine beauty of nature which is sprinkled with tea, coffee, cardamom, vegetable and orange plantations. Nellikotta is a delight for adventure freaks.
Seethakunda:- It offers the fantastic panoramic views of the valley which is about one third of Palakkad.
How to reach Nelliyampathi
By Air:- Coimbatore is the nearest airport of Nelliyampath which is 140 km from Nelliyampathi.
By Rail:- Palakkad, is situated at a distance of 75 km from Nelliyampathy which is the nearest railway station to it. Palakad Junction is an important station where the train stops and from here visitors can take taxis to reach Nelliyampathi.
By Road:- Nelliyampathy is also well connected to almost all its neighboring districts. A number of bus services also provide service to the region.
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Kerala hill stations
|Devikulam Hill Station||Nelliyampathi Hill Station|
|Peermade Hill Station||Ponmudi Hill Station|
|Vagamon Hill Station||Wayanad Hill Station|
|Kottancheri Hill Station||Munnar Hill Station|