This article is all about Munnar, Munnar tourism , Hotels and resorts in Munnar etc.
Munnar- The Enchanting natural Beauty
Munnar is one of the mind thrilling tourist destinations which are exclusively known for its immense natural beauty. Munnar is certainly a hotspot for hill station tourism in Kerala. Munnar is widely known for its cold climate. We can even feel the aliveness of the cold with a gentle breeze that waves our body. Munnar is situated 6000 feet above the sea level. The tea and cardamom plantations in Munnar are very famous. Many tourists from different corners of the world are visiting Munnar to enjoy these exclusive sceneries. Munnar is certainly a heaven of peace
General Information About Munnar
Altitude : 1600m to 1800m above sea level
Best Time to Visit for the tourists : August to May
Temperature : Min 5 deg, Max 25 deg
Clothing : Warm Clothes, Woolen Clothes
Scope for Tourism in Munnar
Munnar is certainly a stunning tourist destination in Kerala. There are many places to visit in Munnar. Some of the major attractions are Mattuppetti Dam, Echo point etc. The domestic farm based on Indo Swiss project was also a n interesting place to visit. There is only 10 kms from the town to Mattupetti Dam. Boating and horse riding are also available here.
One can reach the echo point from Mattuppetti. It is only a walking distance of just 5kms. The top station is just 17 kms away from there. Then it is approaching to Tamilnadu forest. These forests are having ropeway facilities and also facilities for trkking trails. The tourism authority of Munnar is giving special care to these kind of activities.
The Chinnar wildlife Sanctuary is also nearer to Munnar, We can see deers, bisons, elephants etc. The mountain squirrel of chinnar sanctuary is also famous. Some of the other tourist destinations are Kundalelake, Devikulam Hill station, Anamudy view, Photo point etc. Munnar is also famous for Neelakkurinji, a flower which blooms once in 14 years.
Nearest Airport : Kochi International Airport, 120 kms away
Nearest Railway Station : Kottayam Railway Station and Eranakulam Rilway Staion
KSRTC bus services are always available from Eranakulam and Kottayam to Munnar.
Hotels and Resorts in Munnar
1. Munnar inn: located in Munnar itself ( Cochin Airport- 130kms)
2. Nature Zone Jungle park
3. The Siena Village: ( Cochin Airport- 140kms)
4. Poopada Resort: ( Cochin Airport- 170kms)
5. Abad Copper Castle: ( Cochin Airport- 140kms)
6. Club Mahindra (5 Star)
7. Hill View: ( Cochin Airport- 110kms)