Munnar

Munnar-5

Excellent summer hangout situated on Western Ghats and at a height of 1500 m above sea level. Place is famous for Tea, Coffee, Cardamom, and other spices. Three rivers (Madhurapuzha, Nallathanni, Kundali) are flowing here. Munnar name has its origin with these three rivers, in Tamil munn (three) ar (rivers).

Eravikulam National Park: 15 km away from Munnar. Houses largest number of Nilgiri Tahrs.Munnar-Nilgiri-Thar

Devikulam Lake with couple of water falls make the place lively.

Famous Neelakurinji flowersNeelakurinji_(Strobilanthes_Kunthiana) blossom here on every 12 years make the place most attractive.

Other attractions are Echo point,munnar echo point Dam, Old Roman Catholic Church.munnar church Anaimudi peak (2695 m)munnar-anaimudi peak is located at about 10 km from Munnar and is the highest peak in Annamalai hills of Western Ghats. Hills are above the clouds most of the time in munnar.munnar-landscapes

Connectivity: Nearest Airport is Cochin which is about 100 km. Nearest Rail head is Kochi and Kottayam. Ofcourse, good road network is there take nature lovers to Munnar.

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