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Top 9 Places to Visit in Valparai

5. Balaji Temple

This temple is one of the famous temples in Valparai, situated at a distance of 10 km in a village named Karamalai. It is owned and managed by Karamalai Tea Industries. This temple is the best place to receive spiritual rejuvenation. It also has a beautiful and well-maintained garden inside the temple block.

6. Indira Gandhi Wildlife Sanctuary

Anaimalai Tiger Reserve, previously known as Indira Gandhi Wildlife Sanctuary and National Park, is a protected forest area that houses various kinds of fauna and tribal settlements. The endangered animals found in this reserve are Bengal tiger, Nilgiri Tahr, brown mongoose, sloth bear, sambar deer, etc. Timings are 10.00 AM to 06.00 PM.

7. Grass Hills National Park

This national park is a protected area in Western Ghats and it is a part of the Anaimalai Tiger Reserve. Permission is needed to visit this area. It forms the border with Eravikulam National Park in Kerala.

8. Karamalai Annai Velankanni Church

Situated at a distance of 10 km from Valparai, this church is dedicated to Velankanni Matha. It was constructed in 2003 and has festivals celebrated on the 8th of every September. This is the ideal place for those looking for a peaceful escape.

9. Chinnakallar Waterfalls

Well-known for a popular Tamil song, this waterfall is wonderful to spend quality time with your family and loved ones. If you are looking for good picnic spots, then this is the ideal place to go.

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