Must see places in your Munnar Tour Package -Part 1

Tea Plantation Munnar

Want to stay away from your busy  and hectic schedule and polluted urban environment ?

Munnar is the ideal place to rejuvenate yourself. The most popular destination in Kerala. Munnar is considered as the confluence of  three mountain streams and situated 1600 meter above the sea level. It is the misty mountains around make munnar make your Munnar Tour packages more beautiful.

There are many poplar places, you can visit in Munnar , Rajamalai, Mattupetty Dam, Echo point, Gap road, Kundala Dam, Tea plantation etc. But I suggest you to stay a minimum of 3 days and 2 nights  in Munnar. Minimum 3 day is required to enjoy the serene beauty of Munnar. Usually check in time will be 12 AM . So you can check in to your hotel or resort in Munnar and head to visit Rajamali afternoon.

Rajamalai- Eravikulam National Park-munnar

Rajamalai- Eravikulam National Park-Great Indian Holidays

Rajamalai is very near to Munnar,  only 15 km away,  and can reach in one hour. You need to Buy tickets to visit the Eravikulam  National Park a famous wild life sanctuary in Kerala and India. The District Tourism Promotion Council (DTPC) Idukky is issuing the ticket and they will take you in their bus to the top of the Eravikulam National Park. On the way they will stop the but  a certain point  from there we need to walk. The point where Bus stops will have the facility to refresh yourself. Toilets and plenty of cold  water are available here. Here you can refreshment items like tea coffee and Juice etc. Also you can buy souvenir related to the Eravikulam National Park as memory of your Munnar tour Package.  Tea shirts, Mugs, Caps, and other handicraft items can be brought to home after your Munnar Package.  From this point vehicles are not allowed, this precaution is taken not to disturb the wild life Nigiri Tahr  in the Eravikulam National Park   So need to walk for 1.5 kilometers.  This will be a rejuvenating experience by seeing the beautiful lush green  valleys of Munnar . If you are lucky enough, you can see Nilgiri Tahr one of the endangered species. Also one of the Main attraction is the neelakurinji which will bloom once in 13 years. You can see the plants of Neelakurinji. I guaranty that you Should plan for a Munnar tour package when the neelakurinji blooms expected to be on 2019.  On the top of the Eravikulam National Park you can rest for some times enjoying the cool weather and fresh air. The view  from the top of the Eravikulam National Park is Amazing and Mind boggling .. I have seen many of the honeymoon couples taking photos focusing the lush green background. I believe Honeymoon Couple visiting Rajamal is the right choice definitely need to include i the Kerala Honeymoon Package.

Mattupetty Dam- munnar

Mattupetty Dam
Mattupetty Dam

On Day 2 of your Munnar Tour Package, you can start the sight seeing morning it self to cover the major destinations. Mattupetty Dam can be your first destination. Mattupetty Dam will provide you with greener ambiance with the tea plantation and rare species of trees in the forest .  District Tourism Promotion Council (DTPC) Idukky is offering boat service through the Mattupetty lake. You need to come early to take the ticket for the boat ride in Mattupetty Dam. Riding in a speed boat through the Mattupetty dam is a breath taking experience during your Munnar Package. While doing the boat ride don’t forget to look on the banks. You may see elephants on the banks. I am lucky enough to see an elephant. After The boat ride in the Dam you can walk over the Narrow road of the Dam.  I have seen many newly wedded couples walk over the Dam. This is also a hot destination for the Kerala honeymoon Packages.  So the couples can walk over the Dam and pose for the photos with Mattupetty Lack on the Background. One of the rare seen  are the elephants coming to Mattupetty Lake to drink water during the summer season. Some times we can see large group of elephants also.

Kundala Dam

Kundala Dam- great indian holidays
Kundala Dam

After the Boating and sight seen over the Mattupetty Dam we can travel to Kundala Dam  which is very near. Kundala is an artificial Dam which is the first Arch dam in Asia a major attraction in Munnar for their Munnar Tour Packages. This artifical Lake is located 2m km away from Munnar and 1700 meter above the sea level. One of the rare attraction Neelkurinji which blooms once in 12 years also can be seen around the Kundala Dam. You can have a different boating experience in Kundala dam than the Mattupetty Dam during your Munnar Packages.  IN Mattupetty Dam we have speed boats where in Kundala Dam slow moving and self peddle ling Boats.  The pedal boats which are two seat and more seats are available. You can hire the boat from the tourism department hourly bases. Boating in the Kundala Dam is adventurous and exiting experience. If you are a newly wedded couple and in your Kerala  Honeymoon package you should definitely visit Kundala Dam and minimum of one hour boating with your loved once.  After the Kundala Dam You can visit the Top Station. Ensure the weather is allowable to view the entire Tamilnadu from the Top Station.

Devikulam and the drive through the Gap

Devikulam and the drive through the Gap
Devikulam and the drive through the Gap








Devikulam very near to Munnar and 7 Km away from Munnar. Main govt offices are located in Devikulam. The weather of Devikulam is more cooler than Munnar. The exotic flora and fauna of Delikulam is a rare experience. Devikulam is on the way to Lock heart Gap. This is an ideal pace for adventure sports activities in Munnar. Kannan Devan tea plantation is on the both sides of this road. And this road is beautifully maintained by the Kannan Devan tea Company. Dive through the Lock Heart Gap is an amazing experience. You can see tea plantation on both the sides like Small mountains of tea plantations. You can see tortoise mountains on the way. The experience through the gap is breathtaking and you can relax on the way by taking a small break by drinking Munnar Tea from the way side hotels by enjoying the mists. Lock Heart Gap will definitely an experience during your Munnar tour Package.


CONTINUE .. Must see places in Munnar tour package– Part 2


2 Comments on “Must see places in your Munnar Tour Package -Part 1”

  1. This article is very useful, those who visit munnar. Here it is clearly mentioned the places to be visited or places needed to be added in your Munnar tour packages. This is a very helpful article for newly wedded couple looking for munnar Honeymoon packages

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