The breathtaking trekking trails in Munnar has some thrilling things to offer to the trekkers.

Things to do in Munnar

Are you planning your next visit to Munnar? Then get ready to experience all the wow moments. The breathtaking trekking trails in Munnar has some thrilling things to offer to the trekkers. The famous trails in this beautiful land are- Chokramudi- the trek to the highest peak is indeed a superb option. Another famous trek is the Idukki trek that is fantastic for nature lovers. During this trek, you will encounter the vast plantation of tea and cardamom in the misty mountain ranges. Chummar trek is one of the best treks, strolling through tea gardens is something you cannot miss.

Witness the marvellous views of the grasslands meadows and the shola forest. The hardest trek is to the Kannan Devan hills. An expert is needed to guide to stroll down the passage. Just walk through the tea plantation for about half an hour to reach the paramount of Lakshmi hill. The two other famous treks are the Chithirapuram trek where trekkers walk through the Chithipuram bridge through the tea estates and explore the Ramaswamy Dam waterfall, another is the Lakshmi Hill trek is one of the exciting treks. One needs to drive almost 3kms from Munnar towards Cochin and reach the starting point of the Lakshmi Hill trek. On this thrilling trek trekkers gets an opportunity to witness the highest peak of South India- Anamudi.

There are several fantabulous places to explore in Munnar. Head towards the Attukud waterfalls that is one of the four main waterfalls of Munnar. This stunning waterfall is nestled in the mountains of the Idukki district on the way from Munnar to Pallivasal. It is indeed a fantastic place to visit. Another famous fall is the Pallivasal falls, located in the village of Pallivasal. It is situated 8kms away from Munnar city. This stunning waterfall is surrounded by rich green forests. Rich in diverse flora, the area around the waterfall provides a superb setting for hikes and nature walks.

Head towards the Top Station that is the highest point in Munnar and is situated about 32kms from Munnar. It is indeed worth visiting. This Top station is around 5500 feet high that makes it a serene viewpoint for picturesque visuals of the Western Ghats and the pretty valley of Theni in Tamil Nadu. It is also renowned for its tea gardens where one can stroll and get an insight into the cultivation process from the locals. Pothamedu viewpoint is yet another famous spot worth trekking to. This viewpoint creates panoramic vistas to the valley.

One can witness the Muthirapuzha river and the Idukki Arch Dam from quite a height. It is one of the best places to explore in Munnar. The history buffs can take a tour to Tata Tea Museum and get an insight into the establishment and progress of the tea plantation industry in India. This museum is a place for researchers who can attain knowledge about the processing of tea leaves and the marketing of finished products. Do not forget to visit the demonstration room here as you will get to taste various types and flavours of tea.

Wildlife enthusiasts can head towards the Eravikulam National Park or Rajamalai Wildlife sanctuary that is situated at a drive of 45minutes from the city centre of Munnar. This national park is home to flora and fauna and accounts for itself amidst the other UNESCO world heritage site. One may spot here 132 species of birds, amphibians, mammalian species and yes animals too. Some to include are- Nilgiri Langur, Leopard, Lion and many more animals too. Explore the Wonder Valley Adventure and amusement park that offers various activities like- dashing cars, 12D Rider, Zipline, and Charlie Chaplin Walk. This is only an amusement park that is located at Anachal in Munnar. One can even enjoy rain dance, rock climbing, rainforest trek trails, bungee jumping.

Witness the Kundala lake on this wonderful trip. It is situated at an altitude of 1700 meters from the sea level. It is one of the loved places among travellers. This lake is the historical dam that shares its name with the lake. Enjoy riding on a Shikara boat on the pristine waters of Kundala Lake amidst nature. Get a chance to visit one of the topmost picturesque places- Anayirankal Dam. It is situated around 22kms away from Munnar.

The name of the Dam Anayirankal denotes the dam where elephants come down to drink water. This beautiful dam is located amidst tea plantations and dense green forests. Settele atop the back of an elephant and take a half-a day-long tour of rolling verdant slopes, tea plantation and beautiful park in Carmelagiri Elephant park. Sitting on the back of an elephant and exploring the park is truly an amazing thing to do. Explore the Photo Point that is a picturesque curve on the Nilgiri slopes that is situated at a distance of about 3kms from Munnar on the way to Top station and Mattupetti.

Driving through the undulating plains, taking a pause, coming out of one’s car and getting clicked here is one of the interesting things to do. Witness Blossom Park one of the ideal destinations to explore in Munnar. It is renowned for its natural flora. The USP of this park is the Muthirapauzha river that trespasses its landscape. Get a refreshing and picturesque view from Lock hart Gap that is the perfect escape located around 13kms from Munnar on the way to Mattupetti. The serenity, the expansive panorama of green tea slopes, the ultra-blue skyline the road makes this place a must-visit during your Munnar trip. The name of this place is referred to a gap between the two marvellous mountains that looks like a heart shape and can be witnessed from this vantage point.

Visit the Marayoor Dolmens as this place has 15 different types of Dolmens that belong to the Neolithic age and some other belongs to the iron age. This is located around 55kms from Munnar and is worth visiting. One needs to trek through Muniyara to see these fantastic burial chambers designed with four stones placed by the edges together and then covered by granite slabs that belong to a different age. There are other places too to explore in your Munnar tour.

Plan a visit to this fantabulous destination and witness the serene places and capture some wow moments for a lifetime.

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