Welcome to the Tea Garden of Munnar. It is an ideal retreat for all those who want to enjoy nature. Explore the miles of lush tea gardens filled with rich, scented fragrance of tea. Walk through picturesque landscapes on your own and let your senses wander. Experience the beauty of Neelakurinji, a flower that blooms every 12 years. Prepare to swirl, sniff and sip your way through days of wonderful tea
Water Body, Waterfront, Dam
Be whisked away to a sanctuary, a sprawling green space abundant with swelling forests. The Mattupetty Dam is rimmed by a beautiful lake and sprayed with rolling grasslands and lush tea estates. Mattupetty offers many captivating sights to enjoy and is ideal for trekking. It is home to a variety of birds and rivulets and cascades crisscross the terrain here. Embark on nature walks to rewarding viewpoints.
National Park, Nature
Go through the park, and experience an esteemed walk through wildlife encounter. The animals roam around freely and often venture up close before shying away. Watch playful Bonnet and Lion tailed macaques loop around trees and sturdy Nilgiri goats dart to and fro. Hang out with species of bats and civets, which are small cats. The more predatory animals such as elephants, tigers, panthers and the sloth bear are viewed from afar. All this and much more at the Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park.
Eravikulam National Park
View Point, Valley, Nature
You are at the top of the world at Top station. Feel profound silence while you get tuned to nature. Investigate this wonderful place on the edge of Keralas prime tea growing region. Walk to Observation point from Anitas tea stall at the bus stop and explore untouched beauty. Top Station is the uppermost railway station located in the Kundala Valley. Stretch out your hand and feel the cloud, it is so close and eerie. The air is crisp and the views sheer and dramatic. The craggy laterite peaks of the Western Ghats, the rolling plains and immaculately laid-out tea plantation surround Top Station.
Witness rich and varied tradition and cultural heritage of Kerala at the Punarjani Traditional Village. Listen to the percussion instruments used for Kathakali. Watch dancers perform magic on stage in unison. Kathakali is the most well-known dance drama from Kerala. The word Kathakali literally means “Story-Play”. It is known for its large, elaborate makeup and costumes. The elaborate costumes of Kathakali have become the most recognised icon for Kerala. The themes of the Kathakali are religious in nature. Kathakali has a long tradition dating back to the 17th century
Punarjani Traditional Village
Garden, Park, Nature
After an exhausting day trekking in Munnar, head over to the Rose Garden and unwind. Breathe deeply and smell the sweet aroma of the spice scented air. Wander through the endless span of cardamom, rubber and tea plantations. From roses to zinnias, something is always in bloom. Welcome to the Rose Garden home stay. The Farm house is owned and managed by Tomy Joseph & Rajee Tomy. They belong to a traditional agricultural family and reside in the farm house along with 3 children.
Mountain, View Point, Hiking Trail, Nature
If you are looking for a perfect spot to get the best views of the green face of Munnar, Echo point is your destination. Located around 13 kilometers away from the city, this point is one of the most popular tourist site of Munnar, especially for those who love trekking. This Echo Point falls on the way to Top Station.
This scenic place got its name from the natural echo phenomenon that exists here. The best part about this place, as you reach the point you get to cherish the mesmerizing beauty of the surrounding green hills covered with mist and the waterfalls. Spend some time over here and inhale the clean air that is almost invisible in the crowded city down there.
Outdoors, View Point, Hill, Nature
Leave the bustle of Munnar behind and discover a world of natural beauty at the edge of town. On a trip to Mattupetty Dam experience the roaring magic of Photo Pont. Take ride by bus or car and explore the mountains and thrilling rural place. Photo Point is also known as shooting point. Get away from the citys sophistication to the simple pleasures of a forest retreat. Choose to break away from the hustle and bustle of Munnar and have fun here
Waterfall, Picnic Spot, Nature
Hear the roar of the waterfall from a distance. The mist rises from the depth and blankets the fall. This picturesque place, Attukal Waterfalls, is ideal for nature lovers and tourists. It has a panoramic view and adopts a cascading beauty during the monsoons. Visit this for its charming sceneries, glittering waterfalls and rolling hills. The place is also ideal for long trekking and hiking
Garden, Estate, Nature
Munnar and picturesque tea gardens go hand in hand. Without these lush greeneries, Munnar would have become a dull place. Hence, when you are in Munnar, visiting a tea estate is a must. And for that, Kolukkumalai tea estate stands out as the best one. Known as one of the highest tea estate in the world, Kolukkumalai promises to offer a memorable tour laced with adventure and relaxation. As you walk through the rocky paths and come across the green scenery, the charming beauty of the place will tempt you to spend hours over here
Kolukkumalai Tea Estate
Water Body, Waterfall, Picnic Spot, Nature
This is a must do adventure. Head out to Lakkam Waterfalls for the time of your life. Experience the exhilaration of getting up close and wet in the cascading waters. Its a five minutes drive from the Munnar town and the waterfall is surrounded by Vaga trees. Vaga trees are widely found in Kerala and the forest is home to local birds and animals. The waterfall originates from the Eravikulam Plateau and pours down, creating a lot of mist. Hear the crashing water and enjoy the spectacular views. Listen to the thundering roar of gallons of water falling every second right before your eyes. Feel the mighty rush of the mist on your face. Soak up every moment of this amazing adventure. Indulge in nature’s beauty and bounty at these pristine waterfalls, situated amidst Munnar hills