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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 top things to do
Cheyappara waterfalls

Munnar tourism Guide and Top 10 Munnar tourist places

1.Cheyappara waterfalls

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.

Munnar tourism
spice garden

2.Spice gardens

Kochi to Munnar we can see many spice plantations. Visit contains spices, herbs & floral varieties.

Munnar tea eatates
Tea estates

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.

Eravikulam national park,Kerala
Nilgiri Thar

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.

munnar point of interests
Top station view

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.

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rose garden

6. Mattupetty dam, Rose garden & Photo point – Munnar top places

Mattupetty dam is 13 km from Munnar & popular for it’s water storage.

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matupetty dam

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.

top tourist places to visit in Munnar
Kundala lake
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.

Munnar top things to do
Munnar traditional village
10.Traditional shows -Munnar top things to do

Punarjani, Kalari Kshetra traditional show centres have daily performances of Kathakali dance

Munnar tourism guide
kathakali dance show

& Kalari payattu martial arts. Mastering of handling swords make us thrilling.

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kalaripayattu

Pallivasal falls&hydro electrical project,lock heart&Pothmedu view points, valara&Lakkam waterfalls,elephant arrival point are in Munnar point of interests.

 

Gayathri Sharma is travel enthusiast from India. Adventure lover, Travel blogger by profession.
She loves to write on Indian tradition and culture and always fascinated by Indian temples.Read some
good articles about Travel around the world from her website YatrasBlog.

12 Comments
  1. May 19, 2018 at 11:44 pm - Reply

    Nice information about Munnar 👍
    Thanks for sharing 🙂

  2. May 20, 2018 at 8:16 am - Reply

    I have visited many South places but Munnar has been a distant dream so far . After reading your exciting blog post , I am eager to book the Munnar ticket soon.

  3. May 20, 2018 at 10:29 am - Reply

    I’ll plan a trip surely to munnar shortly

  4. E.pavani
    May 20, 2018 at 12:40 pm - Reply

    Beautiful man.keep it up.

  5. Sujatha Sankara
    May 25, 2018 at 6:33 pm - Reply

    Good info, beautiful photos

  6. June 25, 2018 at 7:58 am - Reply

    Tahnks for sharing very detailed information.

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