Parvathamalai - Tamilnadu

Parvathamalai, also known as Parvatha Malai or Parvatha Hills, is a sacred mountain located in the Thiruvannamalai district near the city of Polur. The mountain is covered with lush greenery, rocky terrain that offers panoramic views of the surrounding landscape. Get a thrilling experience of trekking on the steep pathways of the Parvathamalai Hills. Trekking to the top is considered challenging but rewarding. Along the way, travellers can enjoy the quiet environment, see various animals and plants, and witness the excitement. The Full Moon is one of the most beautiful events to occur during the Moon's glow from Earth's point of view.


Parvathamalai is the best place to watch moon during the full moon day. It is a beautiful sight and has fascinated people throughout history. Watching the full moon is so peaceful and beautiful, especially in a place like this. Parvathamalai Hills offers religious and natural attractions as well as opportunities for outdoor activities such as camping and bird watching. One of the highlights of visiting Parvathamalai Hills is the Siddhar Cave, and the Shiva temple apparently 2000 years old.

How to Reach:

The nearest airport is Puducherry airport which is about 87 km away. Reach Parvatha Malai from Thiruvannamalai by 50km.

Top places:Arulmigu Jalagandeeswarar Temple, Siddhar Cave, Pachai Malai.

Activities:Trekking, Hiking, and Picnicking.

Best time to visit:September to February.