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Pagoda Point - Details

Pagoda Point

  • Pagoda Point is also another viewpoint, which is worth visiting.Pagoda point or pyramid point is a viewpoint located on the eastern part of Yercaud hills.
  • This has four piles of stones arranged so as to form a pyramid shape.
  • It is said to be built by the local tribes and now there is a Rama temple located between the piles of stones.
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  • The place got its name because of its pagodas that are built with stone.

Pagoda Point - Details

  • Tourists come here at the point to have a view of the beautiful cliffs around, especially in early mornings or evenings.
  • One can get a thorough view of the town of Salem and a little village called Kakambadi from this hill.The spot also has towering cliffs that would prove to be any rock climber's delight.
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  • Around the ridges of the crest are four cairns stones resembling temple towers (Pagodas). In the centre of the open space is a shrine dedicated to two anionic stones held sacred by the local Malayalis.
  • Sometimes called Gent's seat it has a better view than the Ladies seat but is very risky to reach and is a Government protected area.


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