Munnar is considered as “three rivers”, which is the union of mountains streams called videlicet Mudrapuzha, Nallathanni and Kundala. Munnar is located at an altitude of 1600 meters above the sea level. This is an ideal pace for weekend hide out, escape from heat & pollution and romantic honeymoon. Munnar tour Packages are help you to relax from the busy urban life to a peaceful laps of Nature. This is one of the well acknowledged hill stations in Kerala india with relatively high content of Oxygen in the air. The exquisite beauty of Munnar lies in the mist covered rolling hills, exotic plantations, colonial remains, panoramic views and immaculate wilderness. The beauty of Munnar is further emphasized by the exotic flora and fauna found in the region. Tea plantation is one of the great attraction in Munnar tour package, which cordially greets the visitors by rolling out the plush green velvet carpet.
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Mattupetty Dam is located at 13 km from Munnar city and situated 1700 meters above the sea level in Idukky District, Kerala. Mattupetty Dam is a storage Concrete Gravity dam built in the mountains of Munnar, Kerala, India . This mainly used to maintain water for hydroelectricity. This reservoir is a celebrated tourist spot to enjoy the serene nature and is included in many of the Munnar tour packages. The exotic view of lake and tea plantation to a wide area is breath-taking experience. Visitors can often see elephants gracing in the meadows and playing in the Mattupetty dam. Boating in the Mattupetty dam is an amazing experience.
This is a Swiss Dairy farm project established in 1963 as a part of the bilateral agreement between India and the Swiss government. This Livestock project is located near Mattupetty dam and intented to help the farmers to provide them with high yielding cattle . Many of the tourist like to visit this farm during their Munnar tour packages. You can see beautiful and mind-blowing views of cattle grazing freely on the hills. Kerala Livestock Development and Milk Marketing Board are the custodian of the project.
Kundala is an attractive place and this artificial reservoir is located about 20 kilometres from Munnar is a part of many Munnar tour packages. It is a small arch dam and considers as Asia’s first arch dam. You can enjoy the scenic beauty of catchment area by walking on the narrow road on the top of the dam. This is an ideal place for the Honeymoon couples as we can see many newly weeded couples walking one the top of the dam and posing for the photos. The boating experience at Kundala Dam is a magnificent experience beyond words for the. Different types of Boating facilities are available here, mainly pedal boats, Kashmiri shikkara boats and row boats. Munnar honeymoon Packages are enjoyable with peddling boating facilities in Kundala dam. Another rare attraction here is the Neelakurinji flowers which blooms once in twelve years in the hills and valleys around Kundala lake. Neelakurinji is expected to flowered again during the season August to December in the year 2018. Munnar tour operators will definitely include the visit to the hills where Neelakurinji are blooming.
Rajamalai is a part of Eravikulam National Park located 15 kilometres from Munnar city and situated 2695 meters above sea level. One of the main attraction of Rajamalai is the Niliagiri Tahr. Rajamalai is considered as the natural habitat of this rare species which is fast becoming extinction. many endangered species like Tiger, Leopard, Gaur, Indian Muntjac and Sambar Deer are found in Eravikulam National you can visit Rajamalai but authorities don't allow your vehicle up to the top of the Rajamalai. You and your loved one can have a wonderful walk over the rajamalai to experience the fresh air and the beauty of the lush green valley. If you are lucky enough you can see groups of Nilgiri Tahr.
Marayoor is the reminisces of the stone age of Kerala. This is part of the ancient stone age civilization dated back to 10,000 B.C. In Malayalam the dolmens are called as Muniyaras or dwelling places of the Sadhus. Dolmens were made by means of slabs of rock, three for the sides and the fourth slab positioned on top of these three as a roof. The Neolithic burial chambers are famous archaeological site in Kerala and are visited by several Indian and foreign tourists. Also revealed in the Hindu epic Mahabharatha, Pandavas were visited Marayur during their exile and is famous for its Neolithic era rock paintings. Visitors as a part of Munnar tour packages can also experience some great views sandal wood forests and lush green vegetation. Marayoor, Munnar is the only natural sandal wood forest in kerala.
This considered as a rare in world and first of its kind in India located at KDHP’s Kanan Devan Hills Plantations Nullatanni estate in Munnar. A half an hour video played in the museum showcasing the growth of more than a century old Munnar and its tea plantations. Whoever visits this museum as a part of their Munnar tour package will get a clear picture of how the tea is processed.
Cheeyappara Falls- a great view for the tourists on the way to Munnar and after Neriamangalam. This waterfalls have different steps flows down in making a great view from the road near the second step from bottom. Another water falls near Cheeyapara is Valara, enclosed by dense natural jungles. This is very mesmerizing experience for the tourists on the way to Munnar. Tourists travelling from Kochin international airport to Munnar Cheeyapara waterfalls is an ideal destination for break and rest. Visitors can enjoy the beauty of waterfalls and enjoy a break and have a hot tea before reaching Munnar.
Top station is situated 1700 meters above sea level and 32 kilometres away from Munnar on the Munnar-Kodaikanal road. You can view the panoramic view of the majestic Western Ghats from the top station. To Enjoy the scenic panoramic beauty, the sky should be very clear with out fog. Munnar tour packages will be designed such a way that during rainy season the visit to the top stations will be avoided due to poor visibility. The destination is famous for the Neelakurinji flowers (Strobilanthus), which used to bloom once in twelve years. You can definitely enjoy the long Drive to the top station. Beautiful sightseeing, tea gardens and two dams on the way.
Famous for its natural echo phenomenon situated at an attractive lake bank. Situated at a altitude of 600 feet 15 kilometres away from Munnar on the way to top station. When you shout or scream your voice will be returning to you.This is an adventure destination. Tourists always love to have a trekking here as it is bounded with mist shielded hills, waterfalls and fresh air. Munnar packages will definitely include echo point in their itinerary.
If you are person of Trekking and enjoy the Nature walk, the Meesapulimala trekking will be a good activity to do in Munnar as a part of your Munnar package. The trek starts from a place called silent valley and goes in between the tea gardens and forests. If it is a cloudless day from the top of Meesapulimala you can see the scenic beauty of Munnar Tea Gardens far and wide.
Very close to Mattupetty and know as the best place for adventure trekking and adventure activities. While trekking tourist can enjoy fresh mountain air and mist clad tea garden hills will help them to rejuvenate the body and mind.
The drive to the Pothamedu Viewpoint over an old bridge and narrow roads is very adventures and also enjoy the scenic green beauty of green vegetation. The view of Munnar green hills from the Pothanmedu view point is amazing by sipping a hot Munnar tea from the near by tea shop. Must include, Pothamedu Viewpoint in your Munnar tour package.
During your Munnar Tour packages Don’t miss to explore the several tea garden and spice plantations. Request for plantation tours to discover the lush green tea and spice gardens. Smell the aroma of excellent-quality tea and spices Visit the tea factories and interact with the workers.How to reach Munnar
Nearest railway station: Aluva, about 110 km Munnar.
Nearest airport: Cochin International Airport, about 120 km from Munnar.