SALEM - Land of Mangoes
Yercaud - Hill Resort
Another quiet hill resort in Tamil Nadu is Yercaud, situated in the Servaroyan Hills of Salem District. The hills provide panoramic view. Yercaud has a mild climate and is pleasant throughout the year. It is only an hour's drive from Salem.
A good picnic spot. The dam built on the river Cauvery is a major water-body of Tamil Nadu, Hydro Electric Projects, Thermal power station, the park and hill on all sides make Mettur a good tourist attraction. Mettur Dam is one of the largest dams in South India.
Hogenakkal - Waterfalls
Hogenakkal, 131 Kms from Bangalore and 90 km from Salem, a lively picnic spot where the stream sanath kumara river meets the river Cauvery. Here the major attractions is the falls, dropping vertically from a height of 60 feet.