Kottachedu Teak Forest

Why to visit?
  • An unspoiled forest and great for quiet long walks in nature
  • Catch glimpses of Yercaud’s diverse wildlife, which include foxes, anteaters, swallows, paradise flycatchers, and bisons.
  • Stop by the Vaniar River and its nearby dam.
  • Place is famous for trek lovers, scenic beauty , nature photographers.
  • The hills tribes who cultivated these lands are said to have abandoned this area after plague struck the area.
  • These lands were than utilized by the Government for a Teak Wood plantation.
  • Place will take you back to Stone Age. See how evolution has changed the world.


  • 11 kms from Yercaud


Entrance Fees:
  • FREE Entry


  • Sunrise to Sunset (All days of the week)


Restaurants Nearby:
  • Carry your own food and water bottle.
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