Sanjeevi Hills is situated 3 km from Rajapalayam
on the way to Chatrapatti
. The calm and serene ambience makes it a favorite spot for tourists. Tradition recounts that in order to save the unconscious Lakshman
, the monkey god carried the entire Sanjeevi Hill with the herbal plants to Sri Lanka and threw it away afterwards. It is said that the thrown down hill is the Sanjeevi Hills.
The nearest railhead is Sivakasi and the closest airport is at Madurai.