Top 5 places for sightseeing in Munnar that you must visit

Munnar is most attractive and famous hill station in Kerala. There are several places to explore in and around Munnar. Here we will give full details of 5 of them. The tiny hilly city located at 1700 mt. above sea level, distance roughly 130 kms. from capital city Cochin. Minimum two days needed to explore Munnar, this small hill town also famous for spices gardens.

Mattupetty lake munnar

  1. Mattupetty Dam and Lake

This dam and lake located just 14 away from Munnar, the lake surrounded by lush green hills. The atmosphere so nice and charming, also there is chance see some en-route wild animals, especially elephants. There is boating facility in lake with speed boats as well as normal boats.

kundala lake and dam

 2. Kundla Dam and Lake

This dam and lake is don’t missing point if you are visiting Munnar, this is awesome place for boating, horse riding with stunning beauty. The Kundla dam located just about 24 km from Munnar.

 3. Munnar Tea Factory & Museum

The factory cum museum located just end of the valley, get an experienced of making tea from tea leaves. Your kid or younger members will love the sorting machine. There is a film show, which will describe you the history of locality and tea factory.

Also See: Munnar itinerary including Thekkady, Alleppy, and Cochin

 4. Top Station

As name suggest this is top point of Munnar, take a look surrounding fog covered nature and its beauty. Top station is ideal place for all types of travelers, you can enjoy heavenly experience within clouds. After buying ticket you need to go about 110 meters stairs down to the view point, from here you can enjoy fantastic views of nearby.

eravikulam or rajamalai park

 5. Eravikulam National Park

The green wrapped forest on mountain is also called as Rajamalai Sanctuary, try to reach as early as possible in the morning to get tickets for bus. The forest department conducts a tour by their buses. You can enjoy great sceneries and splendid views come across on the way. If you are luck then you may see Nilgiri tahr (ibex) while touring by tour bus.


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