places to visit in munnar in the forested high ranges of kerala there is a valley watered by three rivers. The slopes that rise out of it were once covered by dense jungles where elephants and ancient men who built stone burial chambers, once lived. Echo point is one of the places to visit in munnar.places to visit in munnar places today includes the mountains that hunch out of the valley are covered in manicured slopes of Tea.And the little town in the valley is dedicated to growing,harvesting,curing and selling the drinks that cheers but does not inebriate.
EXPLORE IN MUNNAR:
1.ECHO POINT: This is at the river side with beautiful trees on one side of the banks and the other side is covered with green grass, during monsoon the clouds caress the mountains.
2.Devikulam: This idyllic hill station, situated about 8 km from Munnar, with its velvet lawns, exotic flora and fauna and the cool mountain air is a rare experience. The Sita Devi Lake, here, with its velvet lawns, exotic flora and fauna and the cool mountain air is a rare experience. The sita Devi Lake , here, with its mineral waters and picturesque surroundings is a good picnic spot.
3.Pothamedu :Take a trip to Pothamedu , a hill top site where you can enjoy fine views of the surrounding mist -clad hills and green valleys in the embrace of cool winds amidst the vast plantation of tea, coffee andcardamom..
4.The Nilgiri Tahr : Eravikulam National Park, home of the hansome Nilgiri Tahr (ibex),a Goat in dire need of the protection given by the state forest department and the company which owns the tea estates in Munnar.
5.Trekking and Camping: Munnar offers a moderately challenging 3 hours trek, through teacovered slopes,to the peak of the highest mountain in Southern india,the2,689 metre high Anaimudi, the Elephants Head. The estate where the trek starts is Nyamakad.