Valparai Plateau, Near Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
Valparai is often described as a quaint hill station with kush green tea plantations as far as the eye can see. Decades ago the entire stretch of the Valparai plateau was covered with rainforests - large parts of which were converted by the British into sprawling tea plantations. Valparai is roughly about 100 kilometres from Coimbatore and would take about 3-4 hours to reach by car. How to reach Coimbatore?