Must visit 7 places in Munnar

Who hasn’t heard of the scenic tea plantations of Kerala? Everyone has seen pictures of the gloriously green stretches of tea, with a foggy blanket over it and gorgeous mountains as the backdrop. How is one not going to be enticed to visit this picturesque location at least once in their lifetime? Who isn’t attracted by the thought of leaving the cramped and smoggy cities and breathing the freshest air in a quiet and serene environment?

Well, those green goodnesses that you see in pictures are in Munnar, a hill station so breathtaking that it is called The Switzerland of South India. Come take a trip to Kerala, rejuvenate yourself, and leave with a heart full of happiness. 

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7 Must-Visit Places in Munnar

Tata Tea Museum

Everybody loves to start their day with a cup of hot tea and what if you get to enter the world of tea making and tea tasting? A heaven for tea enthusiasts, Munnar is home to the best tea estates in the world and also the most top-notch tea brands, too. Learn the art of tea production at the Kannan Devan Tea Museum. A gift from the British colonizers, this museum has a rich history and essence of the pre-colonial era. Enjoy different varieties whilst also savoring the stunning sights around you! 

Location: KDHP House, NH 49, Nullatanni, Munnar, Kerala

Entry Fees: Adult Rs. 75, Children Rs. 35

Best Time to Visit: December - February 

Blossom Park

For the adventurous souls, Blossom Park is a real treat. Surrounded by hundreds of species of flora and fauna, you can engage in cycling, rollerskating, and boating at this place. The picture-perfect landscape and the scenic views are a delight for photographers. Visitors can also camp overnight under the star-studded sky and quiet environment. A true fantasy park for children, this is a great pick for your Kerala travel package

Location: Aluva-Munnar Road, near KSRTC, Moolakadai, Munnar, Kerala

Entry Fees: Adult Rs. 10, Children Rs. 2

Best Time to Visit: December - February 

Pothamedu Viewpoint 

A paradise for photographers, an adrenaline boost for adventurers, and a learning tool for knowledge seekers, the Pothamedu Viewpoint is a gem of Munnar. See the infamous spice and tea plantations of Kerala, click pictures with the best backdrop of the sunset, or just go on a hike or trek, the choice is yours.

Location: Bisonvally Road, Idukki, Kerala

Entry Fees: Nil

Best Time to Visit: Sunset Hours

Attukal Waterfalls

A spectacular site for your trip to Kerala, The Attukal Waterfalls are all the rage. Cross a wooden bridge to reach the waterfalls surrounded by a jaw-dropping view of the landscape and the mountains. A scene straight out of heaven, this place is thriving with tourists flying from all over the world.

Location: Attukad Waterfall Road, Pallivasal, Kerala

Entry Fees: Nil

Best Time to Visit: June - September 

Kundala Lake

The renowned Shikara ride is available in Kerala, Yes, and the best part? It’s not cold! Built for a hydroelectric project, the Kundala Lake is a dream come true for photographers with the most pictures of sunrise views.

Location: Mattupatti Dam to Top Station Road, Kundala, Kerala

Entry Fees: Shikara ride Rs. 200/2 persons

Best Time to Visit: Any time of the day, especially Sunrise. 

Eravikulam National Park

Explore this UNESCO World Heritage site on foot and see the endangered species of the rare Nilgiri Tahr. You can also find multiple other wildlife species including jackals, sambar deer, Indian Bison, and a variety of mongoose.

Location: Kanan Devan Hills, Kerala

Entry Fees: Adult Rs. 125/person, Children Rs. 95/person

Best Time to Visit: September - November or April - June

Photo Point

The name is a clear indication of what this place offers. If you want to return from Kerala with the most stunning images, visit the Photo Point. Capture the beautiful tea plantations, and luscious greenery or just use them as a backdrop for your selfies!

Location: Top Station Highway, Kannan Devan Hills, Munnar, Kerala

Entry Fees: Nil

Best Time to Visit: Sunset Hours