National chairman extended his gratitude to his excellency Shri Pranab Mukhetjee,


It is a pride moment for YHAI that His Excellency Shri Pranab Mukherjee, Hon’ble Presidentof India had given an opportunity to our National Chairman, Shri S. Venkat Narayanan to meet him on 12th March, 2015 along with Shri Ajoy Adhikary, Vice-President, West Bengal State Branch & Secretary of Central Howrah Unit, Shri Rabi Shanker Paul, Chairman, Asansol Unit and Falguni Ghosh, Vice President, Central Howrah Unit.

National Chairman extended his gratitude to His Excellency by presenting a Memento for giving them this opportunity. He further explained the Hon’ble President of India about aims, objects and activities of YHAI and requested him to extend his support for further upliftment of Youth Hostelling movement.

His Excellency Shri Pranab Mukherjee, Hon’ble President of India showed his interest in YHAI. His Excellency also extended his wishes and blessings for the growth of the movement.


National Kodaikanal Munnar Winter Trekking Expedition - 2015

The purpose of the programme is to offer the youth new trekking regions in the Kodai – Munnar  Hills  and providing a healthy outdoor activity during the week end.


HOW TO REACH THE BASE CAMP:  Greenland Youth Hostel, Kodaikanal (Near Kodaikanal bus stand)


HOW TO JOIN:  Participants can directly apply on registration form with medical certificate along with demand draft of Rs.5,500/- in favour of Youth Hostels Association of India, Tamil Nadu State Branch and payable at Chennai to the State Office at the following address


Date 18th Dec, 2015 7D(Fee Rs.5500+Online Bkg Chrgs Rs.275) 
Simple vegetarian food, accommodation, supervision, expert guidance and equipment for seven days and sight-seeing expenses by Jeep at Munnar.
to 27thc, 2015 Rs.5775.00/-

Western Ghats and Mudumalai wild life Sanctuary Mountain Biking Expedition - 2015

Contact us

    Youth Hostels Association of India

    Tamil Nadu State Branch

    2-D Viswas Flats,

    Pillaiyar Koil Street


    West K K Nagar

    Chennai 600 078

    Mobile no:09445022312

    Tele :044 - 24890976



Our bank

    Name : ICICI Bank,    

    Branch K K Nagar,

    Name : Youth Hostels

    Association of India,

   Tamil Nadu State Branch,

    Ac No : 007701017051

    IFSC Code : ICIC 0000077





Our team

    President ( M - 9444183783)

    Shri S. Panchapakesan

    Chairman, ( M - 9445022312 )

    Shri S.Venkat Narayanan

    Secretary ( M - 9789013818 )

    Shri C D Vivekanandan

    Treasurer ( M - 9841095205 )

    Shri Jeevanandam


    Shri M Chandrashekar 9449816139

    Mrs Girija sashathari

Encourage youth travelling, education & understanding through personal experience.