Valparai blissful and 3500 km above sea level on Annamalai Hills in Tamil Nadu is an ideal vacation spot to beat the heat the summer. With the best times to visit Valparai the Cherapunji of the South, being between the months of May to September, heading out to catch a glimpse of interesting wildlife and a whiff of cold air is something that can definitely feature on your holiday plans. You might probably want to begin your journey by visiting the well known Monkey Falls.
The easiest way to get to Valparai would be to take a train up to Coimbatore, the nearest rail head, and then take a cab or bus uphill to Valparai which is about a 110 km away. The drive is truly a pleasant and exotic experience the 40 hairpin bends along the way.