Thekkady

Thekkady

Thekkady is gateway to Periyar National Park. Periyar National Park is spread across over 700 sq km, and is covered with thick forests. Periyar also has an artificial lake that is formed due to Mullaperiyar Dam. The forest department provides various activities for wildlife enthusiasts. The most famous activity of them all is a River Safari where you will be seated on a boat, and […]

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Munnar

Munnar

Munnar is a picturesque hill-station at an altitude of 1600m whose beauty is enhanced by tea plantation that spread across several square kilometers. Munnar is also blessed by several seasonal and non-seasonal waterfalls. Places to Visit Some of the places that can be visited are listed in the links below, and many other places that are worth exploring are at the bottom of the page. […]

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Tea Garden

Tea Garden

The beauty of Munnar is enhanced by tea gardens. You can find tea plantations all over Munnar, and even several kilometers before and after Munnar. It is an absolute delight to watch the tea gardens spread over hills, valleys, roads, waterfalls, anywhere and everywhere. You will be thrilled to watch several tea plantations, where workers will be plucking the tea leaves manually. Although many advanced machines […]

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Mattupetty Dam

Mattupetty Dam

Mattupetty Dam is at an elevation of 1700m and is constructed to conserve water for the generation of electricity. The dam is located in the middle of Shola forests on one side, and tea plantations and grasslands on the other side. Due to the constant availability of water in the area due to this huge dam, the area is surrounded by various wild animals and […]

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Kuthumkal Falls

Kuthumkal Falls

Kuthumkal Waterfalls is located at around 30 km from Munnar on the Rajakkad road. This picturesque waterfalls is formed when the water drops down at multiple levels. The falls is located on the road side, and hence access to it is very easy.   A small trek from this falls upstream will lead you to a more spectacular and bigger waterfalls also called Kutumkal Waterfalls. […]

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Chinnakanal Falls

Chinnakanal Falls

Chinnakanal Falls (also called Power House Falls) is located 15 km from Munnar, on the route to Thekkady. The falls lies very next to the road, and hence is very easily accessible. It is surrounded by green tea plantations and is visible even from a long distance. Unlike other waterfalls, the water here does not drop down directly, but gently passes through a not so very […]

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Echo Point

Echo Point

Echo Point is another scenic location at about 15 km from Munnar. Echo Point has a natural lake with the backdrop green hills. Located at an altitude of 600 ft, what makes Echo Point more interesting is a natural phenomenon of the voice that gets echoed back to you. When you scream loudly here facing the hill/lake, you can hear an echo of your own […]

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Kundala Dam

Kundala Dam

Kudala Dam is located at about 20 km from Munnar and is at a height of 1700 m above sea level. The dam was constructed as part of a hydro-electric project, and preserves water which forms a beautiful Kundala Lake. It is an absolute delight to watch the dam, surrounded by water, in the backdrop of green hills formed by eucalyptus, pine trees and tea […]

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Attukkad Falls

Attukkad Falls

Attukkad Falls (also spelled Attukkal Falls) is located at a distance of 8 km from the town of Munnar. It is one of the many waterfalls found in this area, and the monsoon enhances the beauty of this waterfalls. The route to the falls is amidst the tea plantations, and that makes the drive to the falls much more memorable. In fact, the best view […]

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Gavi

Gavi

Gavi is a hidden jewel located deep inside Periyar National Park. It is an ideal place for all nature lovers who look for serene and soothing surroundings. A lake, a small waterfall, small trek inside the national park, bigger trek onto the neighboring hills, Gavi has everything that can keep you engaged. If not for the activities, you can sit and relax by just watching […]

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