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It is one of the four main waterfalls of Munnar and is very popular among adventure seekers, as the dirt mountain path through the forest gives chills on every step towards Attukal Waterfalls. Take your swimwear as the pool at the bottom of the fall has enough water to dip and bath.
It is highly recommended that you visit Munnar during Monsoon season if waterfalls top the list of ‘places to visit in Munnar.’ Attukal waterfall is located between Munnar and Pallivasal and can be reached by crossing a wooden bridge. The waterfalls in Munnar witness hordes of tourist every year and Attukal is one of those famous waterfalls which is mystically beautiful.
Location: 2nd Floor, Mermaid Complex, Nadaiyar road, Munnar 685612
Timings: 9 AM to 7:30 PM
Price: One can pay INR 100 per person to a guide who can lead the trek through the narrow mountain path.
Drenched in the mist and greenery, Pothamedu viewpoint is a spot worth trekking to. This viewpoint enables a panoramic vista of the valley and if the day is clear, you can also see Muthirapuzha River and Idukki Arch Dam from quite a height. The view is made of a series of emerald hill slopes where tea, coffee, cardamom, and pepper make a blanket of green all over the hills.
While you are enjoying the mesmerizing view of the valley, take a sip of ginger tea from the only tea shop nearby and you would love spending your evening at Pothamedu. Watching the sun slide down the horizon in the vast expanse of the Sahyadri ranges is one perfect way of spending your vacation in this quaint town. Pothamedu is one of the many places to visit in Munnar which have a refreshing environ.
Location: Pothamedu, Munnar.
Timings: 9 AM to 7:30 PM
Entry fee: None.
If you are lucky enough to make it during the show timings, you will learn a lot that day. From the early history of Tea Plantation to how British brought Tea culture and cultivation in the region, the toil and hard work of the people who endured during those days, the machineries and tools, the entire process of cultivating, plucking, drying and final packaging of Tea; almost everything you learn in just a half an hour documentary that is played here.
You will also get to see the typewriters, magneto phone, the hand tea roller, and manual calculators and iron oven which have been very useful tools during the earlier days. This is one of the best tourist places in Munnar.
Location: Nullatanni, Munnar, Kerala 685612
Timings: It remains closed on Monday and opens from 9 AM till 5 PM on all the remaining days of the week.
Entry fee: The entry fee for adults is INR 75 per head and for children of a particular age group is INR 35.
This isolated elevated piece of a hill is a site that hooks you for hours. Chokramudi is situated at 7,200 ft above sea level in the Eravikulam National Park. It is short and easy trek which can be done in a day and since it comes under the national forest it is masked by lush green Shola forest.
Pothamedu is the trek base which is situated an hour drive from Munnar and the trek can be of 4 to 5 hours covering a distance of 10 KM upwards. Soak in the fresh air when you reach the top of the peak, if you do an early morning trek, you can also witness the fiery sunrise and herds of Nilgiri Tahr departing for livestock. Chokramudi is indeed a great experience and one of the incredible places to visit in Munnar.
Location: Idukki, Kerala 685565
Timings: All day.
Price: Prices may vary depending on the trek group you chose.
This national park is home to the endangered Nilgiris Tahr, which is located in Devikulam Taluk of Idukki district and covers a total area of 97 square kilometers. After the Nilgiri Tahr, Neelakurinji flowers are the second major attraction of this park because this flower blooms once after every 12 years. Anamudi (2695 m), the highest peak of south India also takes abode in Eravikulam National Park.
It is under the care of the Kerala Department of Forest and Wildlife, Munnar and is situated along the crest of Western Ghats. The subtropical moist broadleaf forest and evergreen tropical forest are commonly known as “Shoals” in the region which is layered on the high hill slopes. The tributaries of Periyar and Chalakudy rivers chisel down these slopes in the form of small rivulets and you can also see Lakhom waterfall within the Park.
Location: The Wildlife Warden Munnar PO, Idukki, Kerala, 685612
Timings: 7:30 AM to 4 PM on all the seven days of the week.
Entry fee: An entry fee of INR 65 for Indian citizens and INR 245 for foreign nationals.
Embark on a journey to Top Station and find this beautiful mirror-like lake after around 20 KM of a drive. The breath-taking backdrops of green hill slopes, the majestic sunrises, the unparalleled beauty of cherry blossoms and a blue blanket of the famous Neela Kurunji flowers which bloom only once every twelve year makes this place a dreamy location and is one of the main Munnar tourist places.
This artificial lake has Asia’s first Arch dam and the water engages the tourists in different kinds of boating experience such as rowboats, Kashmirishikara boats, and pedal boats. A vast golf course that belongs to Tata Tea Ltd and a nearby waterfall known as Aruvikkad Waterfall is also situated in proximity to the lake which can be visited in a single trip.
Location: Kundale Lake, Kannan Devan Hills, Kerala 685615
Timings: All day.
Almost 13 km off the Munnar town, Mattupetty Dam is a famous holiday spot for tourists. This beautiful hill station is hemmed in by Anamudi Peak covered with undulating slopes of tea gardens with an emerald lake in the middle of the place where people often indulge in speed boating.
Carefully watch the stillness in water; you would notice the rippling reflection of the lush tea gardens on the sides. The height at which Mattupetty is located is around 1,700 m which makes the Dam to be one of the highest Dams in Munnar.
This is one of the attractions in Munnar that goes on everyone’s to-do list because Mattupetty is dream destination Munnar and the Dam falls en route. Just a few kilometers away from the Dam lies the lake which is settled amid the tea gardens and Shola forest; one of the places to visit in Munnar that goes without saying.
Location: Mattupetty, Munnar, Kerala 685616.
Timings: All day.
Entry fee: INR 10
This is a picturesque curve on the Nilgiri slopes which is located at a distance of around 3 km from Munnar on the way to Top station and Mattupetti. Photo point truly justifies its name and if you do not think the location has nothing as such to offer while driving through the undulating plains, take a pause, come out of your car and get clicked here, you would notice how photogenic the place is.
The flickering leaves of the tea garden and the twittering brooks, the scenic hills, and the floating clouds; everything in one picture, it is really an amazing location to take out your camera which makes it one of the best Munnar tourist places.
Location: SH18, Kannan Devan Hills, Kerala 685612
Timings: 10 AM - 8 PM
Entry fee: None.
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Traveller Tales From Munnar
02 March 2017
We were a group of four friends and this was the first trip of ours to Kerala. We have heard a lot about Munnar but Kurangini Hills were an amusement for us. The pathways to the hilltop was really tou...
02 March 2017
I was happy with the service provided, the food as well. The guide was so familiar with the place so that I found the trekking quite easy though it was long.
02 March 2017
It was a long journey to the site from Bangalore and by the time we reached, we were tired but the hill top was calling us. A challenging trek till the top, but the views were amazing. Camped in the mi...
03 January 2018
“When the wind calls, you know, that somewhere in the mountains, it has found the answers that you were looking for. The pull of the horizon overcomes the inertia of reason…And you just have to go.” F
02 March 2017
The trek was really fun through the off roads and forests regions but the facilities were minimal because the location is completely an offbeat place. But calm surroundings and cold climate were the ma
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Munnar is also known for providing best of the some unforgettable trekking experiences in the country. The beautiful hill station provides you some of the best sites to explore and go trekking with your fellow mates or even can go tripping alone. If Kerala is a heaven then Munnar is the most glorious part of its. If you are looking for some fun filled trekking adventure with extreme thrills then Munnar is the place that will take you to the heights of adventure. The land of forests and hills provides many types of trekking adventure activities but some of them are more preferred as they are the best among them. Here are some trekking tours in Munnar:
The off beats path of the Munnar area provides a great thrilling experience for bike riding and exploring the wild. The place provides you some extreme bike riding adventure activities to make you go wild. Being a hill station bike ride in Munnar on the hilly slides and uneven paths is an amazing experience that a person who plans to visit the place for thrill and adventures should experience it.
Have you ever thought of resting under the beautiful skyline of sparkling stars? If you want to then camping in Munnar is one of the various activities that you should do. The land of Munnar provides you some exciting camping sites and destinations where you can have an enchanting evening and spectacular night. Camping in the forest areas of Munnar will give you a lifetime experience that you can never forget even if you try to. Some of the best places and sites that provides a unforgettable experience while camping in Munnar.
Do you want to go exploring the wild nature riding a jeep? Then Munnar is the best place to find such kind of adventurous jeep riding that will keep you amazed. Some packages in Munnar provide such kind of adventure activities for the fun and thrill seekers. The Munnar district also provides some amazing night safari trips to some sanctuaries and exotic places in Munnar which is worth going.
The forests of the district provide a safe and secure place for the animals to have a happy living. The wildlife parks and sanctuary provide a great place to explore the wild animals and their behaviours. The sanctuaries of Munnar will provide you a safe and amazing experience during the wildlife safari tour in the sanctuaries.
Being a hill station the land of beautiful forests and hills takes you to many different places and destination where you can get lost in the bewitching nature. This place will provide you not only beauty of nature but also peace and harmony to your soul.
Walking around the curved paths of Munnar needs energy and adrenaline rush as it contains many ups and downs, while walking towards your destination and engrossing in the wild. Trekking and walking tours in Munnar is a sure treat for the travellers and explorers as it contains some breathtaking scenarios to make you go oh!
Munnar the land with finest cycling trails in India provides some best unforgettable cycling experience. There are a lot of cycling packages and tours that are available for the thrill lover. A traveller or a adventure lover would love to explore the wildest nature by riding down the uneven paths of the hills and mountains. Apart from a huge number of cycling routes we have two most exciting and most adventurous cycling tours for the visitors in Munnar.
The state of Kerala is also famous for its finest breed of elephants that are portable both for riding and transportations. Elephant riding is a great adventure to do while your stay in Munnar. There is only one most exotic elephant ride tour that provides the best of the package.
Being a hill station the place is quite famous for honeymoon with its exotic packages that provide a romantic experience in the land. There are many romantic things available in Munnar that a newly married couple can go for. The town contains numerous exotic restaurants and hotels where the couples can relax while enjoying a beautiful romantic time together.
Do you want to make your own cup up tea and relax while gazing the beautiful meadows of tea? Then Munnar is the best place for getting the best out of the tea gardens. The land of Munnar is the best place where you can find the best tea plantation gardens to relax and wander the nature.
When it comes to adventure Munnar never disappoints you. The place will give you some best experience of rock climbing and rappelling.
The Rhodo Valley is a great treat for the travellers and explorers who are looking for adventures and fun filled adventurers. The valley is a beautiful treat to the eye for its unforgettable ancient structure and also for its high altitude tea gardens. The beautiful calm and quiet place along with a moderate climate is a place more suitable for a better day trip. Being the highest hill of the town Munnar stands for its glorious natural beauty and magnifying estates. A trek of two or three days in Rhodo valley is a must do adventure thing while your stay in Munnar.
The Rhodo valley is not only just for trekking and sightseeing but also the beautiful and enchanted valley of Munnar area is most suitable for camping and rock climbing. Amidst of forest covered areas sitting around the camp fire makes the night a memorable one. People mostly think that trekking in the Rhodo valley is a difficult task to carry on with but the valley itself is easy way to to explore the real scenic beauty of Munnar.
There is no doubt that the town of Munnar contains a number of waterfalls to bask on. The land of beautiful tea gardens also has a package of beautiful and various scenic waterfalls. If you are a visitor, traveller or even a explorer the exotic waterfalls of Munnar will leave you mesmerized. The land of Munnar contains numerous waterfalls to treat your eyes but among them there are some must visit waterfalls that you never want to leave.
Munnar is mostly known for its famous art and craft materials. Being an historical place Munnar gives you some of the best historical and angelic images and paintings. You may not find many shopping destinations in Munnar but if you are looking for art and culture then Munnar is the best place. You will find various forest essentials and healthy forest products freshly exported from forest will make your day.