Munnar Travel - Famous Hill Station Tour in Kerala South India
(Virgin Munnar)Munnar is situated at the confluence of three mountain streams namely Mudrapuzha, Nallathanni and Kundala.
This hill station, located at an altitude of 1600 m above sea level, was once the summer resort of the erstwhile British government in South India. Sprawling tea plantations, picture book towns, winding lanes and holiday facilities make this a popular resort town. Among the exotic flora found in the forests and grasslands is the 'Neelakurinji'.
How To Get There
By AirNear by airports are at Kochi (130 kms) and Madurai (142 kms)
By RailNearest railway stations are at Kochi and Kottayam.
By RoadThe place is well connected by a well developed network of road transport.
Local TransportLocal buses, cycles.
Places To StayWindermere Estate.
Periyar Mist Valley.
Royal Retreat. Elseem Garden.
Marthoma Rest House.
Misha Tourist Home.
Idukki Tower, Thodupuzha.
Gemini Tourist Home, Thodupuzha.
LocationIdukki District, Kerala.
Altitude1600 m Above Sea Level.
Best TimeSeptember To May.
LanguagesMalayalam, Tamil, Hindi And English.
Area26.2 sq. kms.
Tourist Information CentresTourist Information Centre: District Tourism Promotion Council (DTPC) Information Centre, Old Munnar; District Tourism Office, Kumily.
Banks and Money Changers: State Bank Of Travancore, State Bank Of India.
Post Office: Main Post Office, Munnar.
Hospitals: Tata General Hospital, Matha Hospital, Arun Hospital.
Ayurvedic Massage Centre: Surya Ayurvedic Health Resorts.
Spices And Fresh Strawberries: DTPC, Munnar.
Prime Attractions of Idukkimore..
Kuthumkal WaterfallsThe misty waterfall provides a picturesque view of the water, cascading down from scintillating heights. The sheer beauty of the place allures thousands of visitors every year.
Observatory HillsThis is a beautiful hill located at Nedumkandam. It's a perfect location for people who are interested in watching the heavenly bodies, as the sky here is free from pollution.