About Salem

Salem is the fifth largest city of Tamil Nadu and is surrounded by hills of the Eastern Ghats such as Shevaroy Hills and others. The region is rich in mineral deposits such as bauxite, magnesite and iron ore, and consequently has some major steel and aluminium manufacturing industries. Mettur dam, the largest dam in the state of Tamil Nadu, is located a few hours drive away. So is the hill station of Yercaud on the Shevaroy Hills, which is barely on the outskirts of Salem. The temperature is moderate throughout the year.  

When you're in Salem

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