Salem is a city in the state of Tamil Nadu in Southern India. Also known as the ‘City of Mountains,’ this city is embraced by beautiful mist-covered hills from all sides. Serving as the gateway to Yercaud Hills, this city is the perfect place to spend a peaceful vacation in Tamil Nadu. Apart from natural attractions, the city is peppered with a number of forts, temples and heritage sites, all waiting to be explored. A visit to the Kottai Mariamman Temple, Sugavaneswarar Temple and Sankagiri Fort must not be missed on any Salem tour. To interact with the locals, there is no better place than the local Farmers Market, from where tourists can also buy local produce and handcrafted items. Anna Park is the ideal place in this city to hang-out with friends and family or to simply enjoy a leisurely evening stroll. Dream Land Theme Park is an interesting place to indulge in fun and recreation, especially for those travelling with kids. History-lovers must head to the 300-year old fort of Attur to get a detailed insight of the city’s glorious past. Jama Masjid built by Tipu Sultan is another spectacular monument that holds a strong historical significance. Bestowed with an amazing wealth of natural and cultural attractions, this city is easily a travel destination of sheer interest. To make their stay in Salem worth remembering, tourists can get their hands on one of the many exciting travel packages from MakeMyTrip.