Munnar is a hill station located in kerala ,About 1600 metres above mean sea level, in the portion of the western Ghats that lie south of the palakad Gap. It’s spelling exactly pronounced by “moon-aar”and it means the” Land of three rivers”.It is situted at the convergence of three mountain streams Mudra puzha, Nallathanni and Kundala.One of the main attractiveness of Munnar is Neelakurinji (Strobilanthes Kunthiana)that blossoms once in 12 years in the shola grasslands of Western Ghats. The hills turn blue and nature lovers come in large numbers to visit this view.Munnar is also Known as the best tourist destinations and the most romantic locations in the world. The Nilgiri Tahrs are stocky goats, seen in West coast of South India also a main attraction in munnar
Eravikulam National Park
This park is well known for its endangered habitant – the Nilgiri Tahr. Spread over an area of 97 sq. km.A Perfect place for trekking, the park offers a breath taking view of the tea plantations touch by blankets of mists. This park becomes home to some species of rare butterflies, animals and birds. when the hill Turns blue resulting the flowering of the Neelakurinji which blooms once in twelve years. in the Western Ghats.
South India’s highest peak which is located inside the Eravikulam National Park at a height of over 2700 m. Treks to the peak are allowed only with auothority from the Forest and Wildlife in Eravikulam.
Mattupetty situtated in town about 13 km from Munnar, at a height of 1700 m above sea level, Mattupetty is known for its storage masonry dam and the beautifull pond, enjoyable boat rides to enjoy the surrounding hills and landscape. Mattupetty’s fame is also assign to the dairy farm with different high yielding variety of cows run by the Indo-Swiss Livestock Project.
Pallivasal is the first hydro-electric project in Kerala,located at 3 km from Chithirapuram.This place is immense scenic beauty and becomes pinic spot for the vistors
Chinnakanal & Anayirangal
Popularly known as the Power House Waterfalls which lies Near Munnar Town , which cascade down a steep rock 2000 m above sea level. The spot is enriched with a scenic view of the Western Ghat ranges.Anayirangal is seven kilometers from Chinnakanal and it is loacted about 22 km from Munnar, is a lush green carpet of tea plants and is surrounded by tea plantations and evergreen forests.
It is the highest point on the Munnar-Kodaikanal road slanting at a height of 1700 m above sea level which is about 32 km from Munnar. There is a panoramic view for the Travellers can enjoy the neighbouring state of Tamil Nadu and Neelakurinji flowers blooming over a vast area.
The museum is situated at the Nallathanni Estate of Tata Tea in Munnar.It has a heritage of its own when it comes to the origination and growth of tea plantations. Museum exclusively for tea was opened by Tata Tea in Munnar. Houses artifacts, photographs and machineries in the museum which tells the story about the origins and growth of tea plantations.
Trek to Meesapulimala
It is second highest peak in the Western Ghats and highly adventurous treking area.. Travellers have the opportunities to enjoy trekking in meesapulimala . The package includes guide service, breakfast ,lunch,tea ,and dinner etc.