Cairn Hill Reserve Forest - Tamilnadu

Cairn Hill Forest Reserve is a popular tourist destination in Tamil Nadu. It is known for its rich biodiversity, stunning scenery and important culture. The private forest offers nature enthusiasts and explorers a unique opportunity to see a variety of animals and plants, enjoy a variety of recreational activities. This beauty is located on Nilgiri Mountain, which is part of the Western Ghats. Cairn Forest Reserve is famous for its wildlife diversity, where one can spot rare species of animals and birds. Trekking is a popular activity in Cairn Forest Reserve as it offers beautiful views of the hills and valleys. Many trails are available for both beginners and experienced trekkers.


The most famous trekking is the trek to Doddabetta Peak which is the highest peak of Mount Nilgiri. There are many waterfalls scattered all over the forest and add to the beauty of the place. Some of the famous waterfalls are Katherine Falls, GlenMorgan Falls and Elk Falls. These waterfalls are not only a sight for tourists but also offer new activities to tourists. This Forest also organizes jeep safaris, allowing visitors to explore the forest and see wildlife up close.

How to Reach:

Nearest airport is Coimbatore airport. Drive from Coimbatore to Nilgiris by 100 km, then reach cairn hills from Nilgiris by 20 km.

Top places:Cairn hills reserve forest.

Activities:Trekking, camping.

Best time to visit:May June, or September to November. Avoid July and august visit because of rain.