The important sight seeing places are Telescope House (at Solakadu), Government Herbal Farm, Botanical Garden, View Points at 34,35,36 and 37 hairpin bends. Picturesque vies point at Solakkadu, at Akasa Gangai, Selur Nadu view point, Boat lake at Vasalurpatti, view point at Seekkuparai. Arappaleeswarar temple, Kolli Paavai Temple, Jain temple and ofcourse a pleasent never ending landscape crisscrossing 441 Kilo meter Kolli Hills range.
The Boat House at Vasalurpatty is located at Km 9/2 of Solakkadu – Thinnanurpatty road. It is one of the most beautiful spot with small natural island in the lake covered with huge rocks and greenery on all sides. Perennial water source available in the lake throughout the year. At present 4 fiber boats are available and for the conveyance of tourist a boat parking bay has been constructed.
A Botanical Garden is formed at the old TAMPCOL site located some 3 Km from Semmedu . Inthis Garden area a Park, Rose Garden, Herbal park , Eco friendly cottages and a view point is located. The Children Park is located just above the fountain in the Botanical Garden. Statues of animals , One see saw double (Four seater ), One wave slide, one deluxe circular swing, one merry go round and one six seated Children. A Gallery room for flowers show is also available.