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  • Munnar – A place that was once the summer resort for the British Government is now a well known honeymoon destination for the newlyweds. Located at the Kannan Devan Hills, this also has the highest peak in South India, Anamudi (2,695 m.) and is also ideal for trekking.

    Many well known travel agencies from across the nation, offer customized and special Munnar Honeymoon Packages. This idyllic hill station is known for the tea estates and picturesque location with a wide range of flora and fauna. 

    The Munnar is divided into two areas: Old Munnar and Munnar. The Old Munnar as the tourist information office, while the new Munnar location has most of the guest houses and bus station. This is among one of the best tourists spots to visit in Kerala for Honeymoon

    It also has some of the amazing tourist stops like Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary, Eravikulam National Park and some of the tea plantations. Let us look these tourist spots in details

  • Romantic Places To Visit In Munnar

  • 01Eravikulam National Park

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    Situated on the Western Ghats, the Eravikulam National Park has a massive area of 97 km2, is at the Idukki district of Kerala and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site for its abundance collection of flora and fauna. This, in fact, is the first national park in Kerala. The national park is administered by the Kerala Department of Forests and Wildlife.

    There are approximately of 26 species of mammals in the park, which includes the largest population of Nilgiri tahr. Other than this, there are gaur, Indian muntjac, sambar deer, golden jackal, jungle cat, wild dog, dhole, leopard and tiger, Nilgiri langur, stripe-necked mongoose, Indian porcupine, Nilgiri marten, small clawed otter, ruddy mongoose and dusky palm squirrel. Elephants do make a season visit.

    Address: The Wildlife Warden Munnar PO, Idukki, Kerala, 685612, India

    Area: 37.45 mi²

    Phone: +91 4865 231 587

    Established: March 31, 1978

    Nearest town: Munnar

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  • 02Devikulam

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    This is a small hill station ahead of Munnar. Legends say that Goddess Sita took bath in a lake here, which is now called Sita Devi Lake. This, thus, attracts various Hindu travelers who consider the lake water to be sacred and pure. Furthermore, it is said that the lake water has medicinal properties. Apart from the sacred Sita Devi Lake, there are few other lakes and waterfalls.

    The Mattupetty Lake, which is located around 26 kms away from the main city, is worth a visit. It is covered by lush green forests giving out a picturesque view. The Keezharkuthu Falls, one of the best places to visit in Kerala, is also known as the ‘rainbow falls’. Located at the height of 1500 m this is the home to many medicinal and therapeutic plants. It’s popular amongst rock climbers and mountaineers.

    Likewise, the Thoovanam Falls, located at the Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary, has the river Pambar flowing through the entire reserve. The sanctuary isn’t open to tourists, but the fall surely is and you can witness wildlife at its best environment. 

    The Kundala Lake is popular amongst tourists for boating, gardens and flowers they have. One can also enjoy the Blossom International Park as well that offers facilities like roller skating, water cycling and rides. Children have tree-houses, ropeways and rides. With nominal fee you can have a fun-filled family day. You can also check out Kerala Backwater Tour.

    Area: 83.01 mi²

    Average Weather: 22°C, Wind at 5-9 mph, 80-95% Humidity

    Location: DEVIKULAM P.O.,IDUKKI-685613
  • 03Mattupetty Dam

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    The Mattupetty Dam was constructed between 1949 and 1953 with a purpose to store water and generate hydroelectricity. The dam has the catchment area of 105 sq km and is an important source of hydroelectricity and provides substantial revenue for Kerala.

    Many birds and wild animals can be seen around the dam due to the availability of water. Tourists can get involved in water sports, which are organized by the District Tourism Promotion Council, Idukki.

    Address: Munnar - top station highway, Mattupetty, Kerala 685616, India

    Opened: 1953

    Hours: 8:30AM–5PM

    Phone: +91 1800 425 4747

    Construction began: 1949

  • 04Anamudi Mountain

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    At 2,695 meters, Anamudi is the highest peak in South India and the Western Ghat. The mountain got the name because of its resemblance to the elephant’s head. The word ‘Anamudi’ translates to the ‘elephant’s forehead’. It is located at the junction of the Anaimalai Hills, the Cardamom Hills, and the Palani Hills at the southern region of the Eravikulam National Park.

    The hill is surrounded by the Asian Elephants, Nilgiri tahr, gaur, Nilgiri Marten and Bengal Tigers. A newly discovered species of frog, Raorchestes resplendens, is found in the surrounding areas and is limited to only three km2.

    Elevation: 8,842?

    First ascent: May 4, 1862

    Prominence: 8,133?

    Mountain range: Western Ghats

    Age of rock: Cenozoic (100 to 80 mya)

    Contact for permission:
    Forest Information Centre
    Wildlife Warden's Office
    Munnar PO, Idukki, Kerala, India - 685 612
    Tel: +91 4865 231587
    E-mail: roywlw@eravikulam.org

  • 05Pothamedu View Point

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    The Pothamedu View Point is majestic and known for tea, coffee and cardamom plantation along with the picturesque nature’s beauty it offers. It is famous amongst those who love adventure sports, hiking and trekking. The Pothamedu View Point is visible from the Idukki Dam, which is at 60 kms from the dam.

    From the viewpoint one can enjoy the panoramic view of the nearby areas and the river Muthirapuzha. For photographers and leisure travelers, this is a perfect place to visit. The idea season to visit the Pothamedu View Point is between August and May. This is a must visit place on your trip to Kerala.

    Address: Kerala 685565, India

    Hours: Open 24 hours

    Munnar To Pothamedu Distance: 14 min (4.5 km) via NH85 and Bisonvally Rd

  • 06Attukad Waterfalls

    This place is ideal for picnics and trekking and gives out the wonderful view of the waterfall along with the rolling hills. The Attukad Waterfall is located between Munnar and Pallivasal and is nothing but a feast to the eyes of the travelers. One can have a memorable walk on the wooden bridge surrounded by the lush green and dark jungle.

    The best season to visit this picturesque location and enjoy the most of it is monsoon, when the waterfall is at its full force. For trekkers, trekking through the green surrounding is easy yet memorable.

    Nearest Airport: Cochin Airport (101 Kms)

    Nearest Railway Station: Aluva

    Address: Attukad Waterfall Rd, Pallivasal, Kerala 685565, India
    Hours: Open 24 hours
    Phone: +91 4865 230 683
  • Things To Do In Munnar

  • 07Walk Through The Aromatic Tea Gardens

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    Munnar is always connected with tea plantation. The Munnar trip will be incomplete without having a visit to these tea plantations. Munnar is a place known for its wonderful tea cultivation and estates. Nobody will return home without tasting or shopping the tea of Munnar.

    Do pay a visit to the Tea Museum at Munnar and get to know a lot about the long history of the tea plantation in the region. The Kannan Devan Hill Plantation, also known as KDHP, is the India’s first tea gallery, and is located at Nallathanni Estate in Munnar. Here one can take a voyage through the tea history and the journey towards become a famous tea plantation estates of the South India. Come and take a dive into the history and the beautiful journey of.

    Location: Kanan Devan Tea Museum, Munnar, Idukki, 685612, Kerala

  • 08Spot Giants At Elephant Arrival Spot, Munnar

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    While you experience a tremendous scope of lime green tinge area covered in lavish green terrain, you can witness the elephant trails as well. These are the most common sight and are called as the Elephant Arrival Spot. 

    Located at a distance of 18 kms from Munnar, you get to encounter the delight of riding the greatest warm blooded creature - a lofty elephant. It is a fun trip for kids and additionally excited for the grown-ups. The elephants are very much prepared and agreeable to ride. 

    A mahout goes with each elephant while holding your well being under control. The ride is modest and very reasonable. This fascination ride will be a memorable trip of your life and will leave you asking for more of similar experiences.

    Recommended Hours - Min. 2 hours

    Address: 18 kilometres from Munnar, en route to Top Station
  • 09Talk To Yourself At Eco Point

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    This exquisite place gets its name from the regular echo phenomenon. Echo Point, is a stop-over point for tourists travelling to the top station from Munnar. Since people love the phenomenon of echo, tourists spend their maximum time here enjoying this nature’s wonder. Visit this place and enjoy the maximum at the Eco Point. If you a planning a trip to Kerala then you must add this place in your bucket list for making your Kerala Tour amazing.

    Address: Munnar-Top Station Highway, Idukki District, Kannan Devan Hills, Kerala 685616, India

    Nearest railway station:  Changanacherry, about 93 km and Aluva about 108 km from Munnar  

    Nearest airport: Cochin International Airport, about 115 km; Madurai in Tamil Nadu, about 140 km

    Latitude: 10.124442, Longitude: 77.24448

  • 10Rock Climbing & Trekking

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    Get involved with the nature whilst you enjoy the rock climbing and trekking at Munnar. The nature has a lot to offer to those who love it, and this can be witnessed here, in the God’s Own Country. If you’re making a trip to Munnar, do make it a point to visit the Anamudi hills, which is the best place for those who love trekking. Many campers and travelers visit this spot every year and spend some quality time close to the nature.

    Along with rock climbing and trekking, one get to enjoy the variety of flora and fauna, many of which are only find in this area. Looking at the exceptionally great surrounding you feel like settling here only.

    Our Suggested Rock Climbing Location-  Manale Rock, Lockhart the mistea land,Munnar, Devikulam, Kerala, India

    Trekking Locations In Munnar- 

    1. Chokramudi - Bison valley, Munnar, India

    2.  Idukki - Thodupuzha, Idukki, Kerala 685581, India

    3. Kannan Devan Hills - Munnar

  • 11Explore Blossom International Park

    A special attention nature lover, Blossom Hydel Park is the best place for you wherein you can drench yourself to the nature’s wonders. Located at around 3 km away from the Munnar Town, this outlandish has amazing collection of flora and fauna, like beautiful butterflies and migrated waterbirds attracts tourists’ attentions. The area has a vast landscape full of garden and artificial waterfalls.

    Address: Aluva - Munnar Highway, Moolakadai, Munnar, Kerala 685612, India
    Hours: Open today · 9AM–7PM
    Phone: +91 4865 231 470
    Size: 16 acres
  • Resorts In Munnar For Honeymoon

  • 12Mountain Club

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    The Mountain Club is an impeccable mix that offers 5 star features and is advantageously located close to Munnar. This Club is keyed to be, at any given point, arranged to serve its visitors with completely serviceable facilities, gourmet food and earnest administration.

    The club is surrounded by lush slopes of the Annamalai Ranges, with the towering heft of Anamudi, which is peninsular India's most elevated top, at 2695 mts.

    Facilities: Conference Hall: Amphitheatre, Doctor on call, Site seeing trip, Camp fire and Trekking experience

    Address: Chinnakanal, Chinnakanal Suryanelli Rd, Munnar, Kerala 685618, India

    Phone: +91 94460 53040

    Average Price: 90$-110$

  • 13Camellia & Elettaria Twin Resort

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    Camellia & Elettaria is the twin resorts located at 17 kilometers from Munnar. The nearest airport is the Cochin International Airport, which is 98 kms from the resort. The place is spread in the 22 acres of land and is a perfect place to relax and enjoy the nature at its best. The place is best to restore your souls with the sparkling excellence of the Chokramudi slopes and the Kannan Devan ranches. You can also check out Best Munnar resorts for honeymoon here.

    This resort will be the best choice for the individuals who are going to Thekkady in the wake of investigating Munnar. The resort is designed in the European Architecture style and has Eight A/C Wooden Cottages, Eight wedding trip Suites and Eleven suit rooms with sit out, Drawing room, room with the view to the wide valley and mountain, extensive European Standard washrooms and gallery (around 600 sq ft).

    Facilities: Currency exchange, Doctor on call, Fishing   and Bird watching

    Address: Pottenkade p o ,Rathnagiri,Bison Valley Road,, Munnar,idukki dist., munnar, Kerala 685565, India

    Phone: +91 99612 50009

    Average Price: 60$-80$

  • 14Tea Country Resort

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    Tea Country Resort is a unique resort that is designed meeting all the necessary requirement of a family resort. This is located in the backdrop of beautiful contours. Designed in an unconventional style, it gives out the memorable experience; from the entry till you leave the resort.

    Facilities: Private Garden with Scenic view

    Address: Thattathimukku, Chithirapuram, Idukki District, Munnar, Kerala 685565, India

    Phone: +91 90723 15330

  • 15The Fog Resort

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    The Fog resort is located at the running slope slants and the snuggling mist of Munnar, and is 96.3 kms away from the Cochin International Airport. The Bison Valley is 11.5 kms away from the resort. The rooms and villas are elegantly worked with the sublime perspective of scene providing variety of activities like billiards, Foosball, chess, caroms, cooking show, pit fire, sari/dhoti exhibit, b-ball loops and swimming pool with the children zone. 

    Other than these indoor exercises the resort likewise offers activities of exercises to the visitor; the exercises incorporate tea/cardamom field visit, delicate trekking, elephant safari, flavor manor visit, kathakali/military martial art show, jeep safari and a lot more. If you adventure freak then these activities in Kerala will leave you awestruck.

    Features: Camp fire, Trekking, Bicycle ride, Kathakali show

    Address: Eatty City Road, Chithirapuram, Munnar, Kerala 685565, India

    Phone: +91 4865 263 810

  • 16The Leaf Munnar

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    Covered in the misty nature, the Leaf Munnar is located just 12 kms away from the Munnar Town. One can enjoy a lovely walk around the herb garden and listen to the melodies of wind. The villas offer a perfect blend of enchanting ambiance and luxuries. You can create beautiful memories with facilities and activities like swimming pool, multi-cuisine restaurants, children’s play area, basketball court and others. Take your Sweetheart to an intimate romantic vacation and enjoy romantic activities that Munnar Offer!

    Facilities: Club house, Basketball court and Plantation walk

    Address: Chithirapuram PO, Anachal - Amakandam, Munnar, Kerala 685565, India

    Phone: +91 4865 263 677

    Average Price: 85$-100$

  • 17Whispering Meadows

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    The Whispering Meadows has all the facilities that one would need for a comfortable stay. It is around 2 kms away from the Pallivasal, around 8 kms from the Munnar bus station and around 140 kms away from the Cochin International Airport. It is a perfect summer hill station as it is located at the hillside overlooking garden and blue mountains. The resort has 21 single/deluxe cottages. Picked the best All-Inclusive Resorts In Kerala Just for you.

    Features: Camp fire, Badminton court and Doctor on call

    Address: 2nd Mile Palivasal, Kochi - Dhanushkodi Road,Idukki, Munnar, 685565, India

    Phone: +91 484 259 0151

    Average Price: 30$-40$

  • Romantic Restaurants In Munnar

  • 18Saravana Bhavan Munnar

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    For those who always look for authentic South Indian cuisine should surely visit this restaurant. It has more than 100 restaurants in India and serves signature local cuisines at an amazing price. One has various options to choose from, like traditionally prepared parathas, appam, puttu, sambar-vada, a wide range of doas and amazing filter coffee. It is advices to make a prior-reservation.

    Address: Munnar Market, Nullatanni, Munnar, Kerala 685612, India

    Phone: +91 4865 232 115

  • 19Rapsy Restaurant

    This restaurant is famous for the varieties of food it offers. One of the oldest restaurants, it serves omelettes, beef-fry, shakshuka, Mexican salsa and Kerela biryani. Though small, this restaurant has a huge reputation and attracts food-lovers throughout the year. The restaurant has an ambience of a hole-in-the-wall, but the tasty food makes up for it.

    Address: Main Bazaar, SH 17, Munnar, Idukki, Kerala 685612, India
    Hours: Open today · 7AM–10PM
    Phone: +91 4865 230 456
    Price: 2$-4$ (Per Person)
    Famous For: Paratha (Indian-style flaky bread) or biryani
  • 20SN Restaurant

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    This is an in-house restaurant and is one of the oldest one in Munnar. It serves both vegetarian and non-vegetarian cuisines from various parts of the nation, like Rajasthan, Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh, Punjab, and others. They are known to serve the huge thali meals from various regions. Some of the must-haves are appams, saag with bajra roti, doas, Gujarati kadhi, sea food and others. It’s a perfect place for family-dinner.

    Address: A.M. Road, Munnar 685612, India
    Phone: +91 4865 230 212
    Dining Options:  Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
    Famous For: M
    asala Dosas

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  • 21Tree Top Restaurant

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    This holds a good reputation amongst the few good restaurants in the town. This is known to have a good ambiance surrounded by lush greenery. They do offer a variety of cuisines, but their speciality is Kerala food; Kerala fish curry, Malabari curry, coconut thoran, and others. It has a tiny café, perfect for a calm evening with the loved ones.

    Location:  Hotel Autumn Trees, Opposite Forest Range Office, NH 49, Devikulam, PO – Munnar

    Recommended Dish: Fish Curry
  • Special Activities To Do In Munnar

  • 22Stay In A Tree House

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    Tree houses are quite familiar in the area. They’re eco-friendly and they use single nail using materials like coir mats, bamboo poles, hay straws, live trees and others. In local language it is called ‘Erumadam’. Traditionally, the tree houses were built by tribal people to hunt wild animals, but today are used for refreshments and to enjoy the nature. There are many tree houses in Munnar:

    Dreamcatcher Plantation Resort – 22 kms from Munnar

    Address: Ratnagiri, Tea Company, Bisonvalley Road, Idukki District, Munnar, Kerala 685565, India
    Phone: +91 4865 285 362
    Average Price: 30$-50$

    Nature Zone – 12 kms from Munnar

    Address: Pulippara, Pallivasal, Nullatanni, Munnar, Kerala 685612, India
    Phone: +91 97454 33330
    Average Price: 60$-90$

    Ela Ecoland Nature Resort – 16 kms from Munnar

    Address: Mankulam Road, Kallar - Vattiyar PO, Kallar Valley, Munnar, Kerala 685611, India

    Phone: +91 94009 46800

    Average Price: 40$-50$

    Kaivalyam Retreat Treehouse – 12 kms from Munnar

    Address: Moolakada, Pallivasal, Near Pallivasal Tea Factory, Munnar, Kerala 685612, India

    Phone: +91 4865 232 628

    Average Price: 60$-80$

    Jungle Jive Treehouse – 13 ksms from Munnar

    Address: Muthuvankudi, Mary Land Road, Near Anachal, Munnar, Kerala 685565, India

    Phone: +91 83018 81171

    Average Price: 65$-100$

  • 23Enjoy Shikara Ride In Kundala Lake

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    If you enjoy or want to enjoy Shikara ride, then come to Kundala lake in Munnar. It offers similar experience which can be enjoyed with scenic tea gardens and hills. The Shikara rides are among romantic things to do in Kerala on honeymoon and it gets even more beautiful when you have such mesmerizing surrounding.

    Address: Mattupatti Dam to Top Station Rd, Kundala, Kerala 685615, India

    Average Boating Time: 2-3 Hours
    Cost for the trip up to 7 adults – $35-$50
  • 24Safari At Carmelagiri Elephant Park

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    The Carmelagiri Elephant Park is a private park, located at the Top Station highway. They offer elephant safaris, for a short duration, in the uneven paths of the hills and forest. Whilst on the safari, you can see mesmerizing view of the giant mammal taking bathe, eat and spend time with their family. Furthermore, you can learn how the guides control and communicate with these elephants. Riding on the back of an elephant is memorable.

    Address: Mattuppetty Road, Munnar, Kannan Devan Hills, Kerala 685612, India

    Hours: Tuesday 9AM–5PM

    Phone: +91 94478 27696

    Average Price: 15$-20$ for 15-20 minutes ride

  • 25Get Relaxed With Ayurvedic Spa

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    Kerala State is known for its Ayurvedic treatments and spas. Whilst you’re holidaying in the God’ own country, you are bound to enjoy the Ayurvedic spas. This is known to provide an immense peace and is good for your health as well. There are many Ayurvedic spas in Munnar that you can surely enjoy. Thus, not only find the peace on the lap of the Mother Nature, but also get relaxed through these Ayurvedic spas.

    Mayura Ayurvedic Centre 

    Address: colony road, Munnar, Kerala 685612, India  

    Phone: +91 80861 14737

    Aura Ayurveda & Spa (Broad Bean) 
    Address: Chithirapuram p.o ,Chithirapuram Power house Road, Munnar, Kerala 685565, India
    Phone: +91 99958 04223

    The Grandspa Ayurvedic Wellness & Research Centre
    Address: Moolakadai, Munnar, Kerala 685612, India
    Phone: +91 4865 233 777

    Ushus Ayurvedics Munnar | Massage Center In Munnar
    Address: Ushus Ayurvedics, Chithrapuram South, Munnar, Kerala, India
    Hours: Open today · 8:30AM–8:30PM
    Phone: +91 90616 62956
  • 26Visit The Tea Museum

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    Yes, you read it right. There is a tea museum in Munnar where you can know the history of the tea plantation in India and Munnar. The city has a rich history of tea plantation and that all can be witnessed in a tea museum. Walk through the history, relive the past and take back with you an exceptional experience for the lifetime. The prominent one is the Tata Tea Museum, which is dedicated to the Tata Tea lovers. If you’re the one, then this is a paradise that you should never miss.

    Address: Nullatanni, Munnar, Kerala 685612, India

    Hours:  9AM–5PM

    Phone: +91 4868 255 000
    Founded: April 1, 2005

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