Avail Munnar Holiday Packages for an Enjoyable Holiday in the Picturesque Hill Station!

by Forum Fernandis I am Writer
Munnar is a beautiful hill station in Kerala offering visitors an exquisite view of velvet green mountains and valleys, mist descending into the valley and vast rows of tea plantations stretching endlessly into the horizon. One can plan a trip to this picturesque holiday destination for a wonderful holiday in the heart of nature.

Munnar is one of the most beautiful hill stations in the south. This popular tourist spot in Kerala, close to Eravikulam National Park, is situated between 1600 meters and 1800 meters above sea level and has temperatures between 22 degrees centigrade and 38 degrees centigrade. Pleasant all year around, this hill station is lovely during the monsoon season when flora and fauna are flourishing and lush green after the rains. Those looking forward to a fun-filled adventurous trip to Kerala can book Munnar holiday packages through many of the popular travel portals that offer affordable tours covering a good number of places with the right balance of adventure, sightseeing and relaxation pursuits.

This picturesque hill station is located at the confluence of three mountain streams - Nallathanni, Mudrapuzha and Kundala. Munnar was once the summer retreat of the British Government in the South. This hill station served as the tea hub of South India in the times of the British continues to cater to the South to this day. There are vast tea estates in this lovely town, and there is nothing more refreshing than walking through these estates, watching the dew roll gently off the tea leaves, strolling through in the midst of rows and rows of cultivated tea plants and taking in the rich aroma.

A treat for a few lucky visitors to Munnar is the exotic Neelakurinji flower that blooms once every twelve years! Only a precious few tourists have ever seen this flower bloom, bathing the hills of Munnar in hues of blue! This hill station has the highest peak in the South - Anamudi at a height of 2,695 meters offering adventure buffs exciting activities like rappelling, trekking, rock climbing, mountaineering and other adventure activities.

Other places one can visit in and around Munnar include Kannimalai estate with a tea factory; Rajamalai mountains near the Eravikulam National Park, where the mist descends to hill level and one can walk through the mist for a breathtaking, unique experience; the Chinnar wildlife sanctuary for those who are nature and wildlife enthusiasts; Marayoor sandalwood forest and plantations; Madupatti dam built by the British and offering boating and other water sport activities in season; and the Sethu Parvathy dam. Interesting tourist destinations in Munnar include Madupatti Indo-Swiss project where rare hybrids like Indo-Swiss cattle hybrids are bred here. A beautiful sightseeing spot is Top Station where one can view Tamil Nadu and beautiful mountain scenery.

Traveling within Munnar is convenient and affordable by jeep or rented cars. To get to Munnar, one can alight at the nearest railway station in Ernakulam or the nearest airport, Cochin International Airport and take a bus or jeep to Munnar. So, book a package that suits you best from the list of Munnar holiday packages and enjoy a memorable trip to this hill station.

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