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Ponmudi Hill Station

Ponmudi (Golden Crown in Malayalam), is a picturesque hill station in Western Ghats housing tea gardens, spice plantations, gurgling brooks and wildlife. Situated at an altitude of over 1,100 m above sealevel, the winding streams with their cool green waters and the verdant woods set in the midst of serene surroundings, is sure to attract any visitor to Ponmudi Hills.

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Tourist Attractions

  • A picturesque hill station in Western Ghats
  • Tea gardens, spice plantations, gurgling brooks and wildlife
  • Road to Ponmudi offers a scenic view all along the way
  • Golden Valley with a wonderful views, rivulets and rapids
  • Plenty of wildlife, Bird and butterfly watch
  • Meenmutty waterfall
  • Agasthyarkoodam peak offers trekking and hiking
  • Peppara, Neyyar Wildlife Sanctuaries

Address of Ponmudi

Ponmudi hills are located in Nedumangad Taluk, Thiruvananthapuram district of Kerala state, India - 695563.

How to Reach

  • Nearest City:Thiruvananthapuram - 50 km
  • Distance From: Kollam - 100 km, Kottayam - 167 km, Nagercoil - 105 km
  • Nearest Airport: Trivandrum International Airport
  • Nearest Bus Station: Ponmudi
  • Nearest Railway Station: Trivandrum Central
  • Transport: Ponmudi hill station is well connected to Thiruvananthapuram and Kerala by a wide network of roads. Kerala RTC buses run to Ponmudi from Thiruvananthapuram city.

Where to Stay

There are couple of beautiful resorts facilitates for wonderful stay at Ponmudi.

Where to Eat

The restaurants and cafeteria in the resorts.

Best Season & Time to Visit

September to January

Visiting Places near Ponmudi