Munnar

Situated 1600 meters above the rush of city life, this South Indian hill station is a must-visit. Or even worth repeat visits, we would say.  Located in Idukki District of Kerala, Munnar has a lot to offer from emerald-green tea plantations, pristine water bodies, spice plantations, cattle breeding farms and so on. As you drive along Munnar’s winding road that cuts through miles of tea gardens, keep your eyes wide open and your camera ready. There’s so much to capture. Breathe in the crisp air and feel freshness filling your lungs. A feeling you will experience during your entire stay in Munnar.  

Getting There:

Munnar is well-connected by air, road and rail. The nearest airport is the Cochin International Airport, 110Km away; the Madurai Airport is 140Km away. Travelers can hire cabs or board buses heading to Munnar from these cities.

 

Things to Do

Anamudi

Anamudi, the highest point in India (outside the Himalayan Mountain Ranges) is located in the core area of Eravikulam National Park.Standing 2,695 metres high, this peak is a top trekking spot.

Mattupetty

Mattupetty

A 13Km scenic drive from Munnar town will take you to Mattupetty hills. Enjoy a time of pedal boating in the lake while the lush green rolling hills make for a perfect backdrop to your selfies.

Eravikulam National Park

Spread over 97 sq km, Eravikulam National Park (13Km from Munnar) is home to rare flora, fauna and wildlife. The Nilgiri Tahr, an endangered species of mountain goat can be spotted here.

 

Where to Stay

Club Mahindra Mount Serene

Club Mahindra Mount Serene#DC73

"It was a beautiful stay at Club Mahendra.. food was awesome and people are really friendly and the service was extremely good"

– Raghav

Sterling munnar

Sterling Munnar#3720

"Sterling Munnar is beautiful hotel in the hills away from the main munnar town.The location is great and good views of tea plantations and scenery. "

–  Chintan Patel

The Tall Trees, Munnar#3470

"Tall trees is one of the best resort in Munnar. The name itself suggest the entire resort is completely surrounded by dense tall tress in 66 acres."

–Manoharcs

 

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