(3500 Ft Above Sea Level)

Tamil Nadu | India
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Valparai is categorised as Wildlife / Bird Watching / Plantations

Valparai Plantations (Nivalink Trip Dated - 14 April 2011)
Solaiyar Dam (Photo Courtesy: Dilli2040)
Great Hornbill at Valparai (Photo Courtesy: Kalyanvarma)

Reasons to Visit
  • Valparai is a plantation area at about 100 kms from Coimbatore and 60 kms from Polachi.
  • Valparai area is surrounded by Indira Gandhi Wildlife Sanctuary and is teeming with wildlife and birdlife.
  • Valparai offer plantation estates bungalows that are visited for experiential getaways
  • Nature centric Destinations in Tamil Nadu offering Bird watching"Valparai (100 kms from Coimbatore) is spread over hectres of isolated tea plantations offering an exclusive experience. Valparai is home to a host of native and migratory birds such as Hornbills. Gaur is sighted commonly. Heritage Tea plantation bungalows for stay here and isolated location enhances the overall experience."
  • Destinations in South India offering Tea Plantation Experience"Valparai (3500+ ft asl, 100 kms from Coimbatore) is an exclusive Tea Estate area having a few tea plantation bungalows around it. The heritage bungalows have an offbeat character and offer walks, treks and bird watching around it. "
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Valparai has 4 Hotels approved and listed with Nivalink

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Airport Pickup or Drop

ServicesRates Starting From
Pickup/Drop between Cochin Airport and ValparaiRs. 8496
Pickup/Drop between Coimbatore Airport and ValparaiRs. 3521

Day Sightseeing

ServicesRates Starting From
Coimbatore to Valparai and Topslip day visit and backRs. 4107

Railway Station Pickup or Drop

ServicesRates Starting From
Pickup/Drop between Coimbatore Railway Station and ValparaiRs. 3521

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Destination Ideas

  • Bird watching and Wildlife experience in Valparai

Stay Ideas

  • Stanmore Bungalow – Plantation Bungalow experience

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  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    Upper Solaiyar dam is situated 20 kms from Valparai. It is a large dam and a popular picnic option for guests to Valparai and Polachi.
    Lake or Riverside
    Aliyar reservoir located near Pollachi town. The dam is located in the foothills of Valparai. The dam offers a park, aquarium, play area and a mini Theme-Park. The backdrop is scenic and drive is excellent with plantations around. Boating is also available.
    Lake or Riverside, Rides
    Reservoir, Boating
  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    Valparai is one of the major tea plantation area bordering the reserve forest at about 100 kms away and excellent for bird watching. Over 250 species of birds have been identified in the area.
    Bird Watching

Destinations within reach from Valparai

  • Pollachi ( 64 Km )

    Pollachi is situated 40 kms from Coimbatore on the foothills of Annamalais. The Jaggery Market in more

  • Topslip ( 70 Km )

    Topslip is 2 hours drive uphill from coimbatore and is part of Anaimalai mountain range and Indira more

  • Palani ( 118 Km )

    Palani or Pazhani is home to one of the most sacred temples of Lord Muruga and is the third more

  • Coonoor ( 120 Km )

    Coonoor is the tea plantation area located at an altitude of 5000+ ft asl, at 19 km to the south more

  • Trichur ( 123 Km )

    Trichur is 4th largest town in kerala and has a large number of known temples i.e. Thiruvambady more

  • Munnar ( 170 Km )

    Munnar is a premier hill station in Kerala. It is situated at about 6000 ft above sea level and more

  • Dindigul ( 175 Km )

    Dindigul located 66 km from Madurai and lies on the foothills of the Palani Hills, visited for the more

  • Marari ( 180 Km )

    Mararikulam near Alleppey is one of the best beaches in Kerala offering idyllic beach stay more

  • Pala ( 180 Km )

    Pala is located 22 kms from Kottayam and is set around rubber Plantation highlands. Pala is home more

  • Kotagiri ( 190 Km )

    Kotagiri is a colonial era plantation area, at about 30 km.east of Ooty, 23 km. from Coonoor and more

  • Ooty ( 192 Km )

    Ooty (7500 ft asl) is one of the premier hill stations of India. It is known for its colonial more

  • Karur ( 193 Km )

    Karur is situated around 70 km west of Trichy. Karur is a stopover as a part of Coimbatore - more

  • Teekoy ( 195 Km )

    Teekoy is a plantation area 43 kms from Kottayam enroute to Vagamon and home to some plantation more

  • Peermedu ( 230 Km )

    Peermedu is a local getaway and known to be very misty and windy and visited for a nature centric more

  • Madurai ( 237 Km )

    Madurai today is one of the busiest towns in Tamilnadu. The Meenakshi temple is awe-inspiring and more

  • Calicut ( 240 Km )

    Calicut is a major town in North Kerala and a preferred access point for most North Kerala more

  • Kolar ( 450 Km )

    Kolar is situated 75 kms east of Bangalore on the Bangalore - Tirupati route and known for India's more

  • Bangalore ( 460 Km )

    Bangalore (now also called “Bengaluru”) is the state capital of Karnataka and one of the largest more

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Nearest Airport in Valparai
  • Peelamedu Airport ( CJB ) , Coimbatore-107 Kms
Nearest Railway Stations in Valparai
  • Coimbatore Junction ( CBE ), Coimbatore-107 Kms
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