Munnar is one of the most popular hill stations in South India. Set at an altitude of 6000 ft in Western ghats, Munnar was the favored summer resort of the erstwhile British rulers in the colonial days. Unending expanse of tea plantations, Mist and cool weather, pristine valleys and mountains, exotic species of flora and fauna in its wild sanctuaries and forests, aroma of spice scented cool air makes anyone fall in love with this place. Munnar got its name from its strategic location at the confluence of three rivers – Muthirapuzha, Nallathanni and Kundala Rivers. 'Moonu' means 'three' and 'Aru' means 'river'. Apart from the superb resorts established here, visitors must tour below important places in Munnar.
Madupatty Direction -
Coimbatore Direction -
Kochi Direction –
Thekkady Direction -
Munnar Town is located in Devikulam Taluk, Idukki district of Kerala state, India - 685612.
Hotels and Resorts in Munnar range from budget to 5 star with all the facilities.
Munnar offers all types of cuisines for the tourist. There are many restaurants and small eateries that offer good food.
Shopping at Munnar should include tea and spices.
August to March. The summer months of April and May are also pleasant with temperatures ranging from 15° to 25° Celsius. During the winter season the temperatures are lower with crisp mornings and bright blue skies and the nights being chilly. For those who love the rains, Munnar would be an ideal place in the monsoons with lush greenery and rolling mists everywhere.
Heavy woollens and adequate protection should be taken against the cold.