Munnar tourist places
Munnar is beautiful hill station in idukki dist, Kerala, India. Munnar tourist places play best role in Kerala Tourism. 3 streams Nallathanni,Kundale& Mudrapuzha 3 streams is Munnar. Tea estates, Anamudi hiking(South Indian highest peak), Neelakurunji flowers that blooms once in 12 years, waterfalls and picturesque villages beautify Munnar. Majestic Munnar mesmerizes nature lovers & honeymooners in all seasons. National parks, dams, traditional shows & gardens it has every thing, to get lost in nature from our busy life.
How to reach Munnar
Airport- Kochi – 130 km.
Railway station – Aluva-110 km, Ernakulam-130 km, Madhurai-135 km.
Munnar weather- Best season is Oct – May. Round the year Munnar is pleasant as temperature is below 25 degrees.
Munnar tourism Guide and Top 10 Munnar tourist places
Cheyappara waterfalls is 50 km from Munnar. we can see on Kochi Madhurai high way. Mesmerizing waterfalls cascades in steps and looks like coming from heaven heights. It is also famous for trekking in misty green hills.
Kochi to Munnar we can see many spice plantations. Visit contains spices, herbs & floral varieties.
3.Tea Estates – Top Munnar Tourist places
Lush green well organised Tea estates are feast to our eyes. Excellent views with clouds over curvy hills & green square mats make you fall in love with them. Walking in green Valleys of tea plantations with small streams is great experience. Enjoy Sun raise &sunset. Visit tea museums & buy samples.
4.Anamudi peak – Munnar Tourist places
Rajmalai or Anamudi is inside of Eravikulam national park. It is the highest peak of south India with foggy views. Nilgiri Thars are rare species to spot in this park. In season waterfall is attraction, on 1 km trek to peak.
5. Top station
It’s Tamilnadu & Kerala border in mountain region,32 km from Munnar. Breathtaking foggy panoramic views & Neelakurinji flowers that blooms in a wide area are attractions.
6. Mattupetty dam, Rose garden & Photo point – Munnar top places
Mattupetty dam is 13 km from Munnar & popular for it’s water storage.
Lake offers boating in mesmerizing surroundings. Photo point is on the way with backdrop of beautiful Tea gardens. Rose garden is special attraction in the same way,we can see local flowers of colorful varieties.
7. Echo point
10 km from Munnar. Special feature is we can here our scream in return near beautiful mountain views.
8. Kundala lake dam – Munnar tourist places
It’s famous for boating in Kashmir Shikara style. Arch shaped dam has awesome views.
9.Power house or Periyanakal waterfalls
It is 17 km towards Thekkady. Scenic beauty of western ghats are enriched by steep cascading Periyanakal waterfalls that generate power.
10.Traditional shows -Munnar top things to do
Punarjani, Kalari Kshetra traditional show centres have daily performances of Kathakali dance
& Kalari payattu martial arts. Mastering of handling swords make us thrilling.
Pallivasal falls&hydro electrical project,lock heart&Pothmedu view points, valara&Lakkam waterfalls,elephant arrival point are in Munnar point of interests.
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