Vellore Travel Guide
Vellore is a small urban city in the Vellore district in the state of Tamil Nadu. It is famous for the leather export on a large scale. Vellore Institute of Technology and Christian Medical College and Hospital are well-known institutions that attract a multitude of medical and IT students. The star attraction of this city is the Sri Lakshmi Narayani Golden Temple.
This is a beautiful temple with detailed architecture and manicured gardens. Other notable places of interest are the Vellore Fort built around the 16th century, Golden Temple, Jalakandeswarar Temple, the Government Museum and many more. A number of vegetarian and non-vegetarian restaurants are available for the lovers of South-Indian delicacies. The climate of the city is tropical, so it is best to visit in the months of October and February. It is advised to keep water at side always and stay hydrated.Read More Read Less