Kerala proudly flaunts one of its stunning loveliness in form of Munnar. Munnar is one of the most popular required after tourist destinations of south India situated in the Indian state of Kerala. Munnar is situated at an elevation of about 5000 - 8000 ft above sea level in Idukki district. The name Munnar is derived from two Tamil words Munu (three) and aaru (river). The name refers to the location of Munnar at the confluence of three rivers namely Muthirappuzha, Chandavurai and Kundaly.Munnar has enormous extension of tea plantations, mesmerizing valleys, mountains and promises a lot extra.
Munnar is a small hill station set among the Kannan Devan hills. It is well-known for its lush green surroundings, lakes, reservoirs, forests, and tea estates. The quiet environs of Munnar attract the traveler to relax in the lap of Mother Nature. Munnar also beacon the adventure-seeking traveler, who is interested in paragliding. It has some of the top tea estates in the world.
The place was once a desired summer way out for the British during their rule in India. Traces of their decision are still to be establish in form of beautiful colonial bungalows. The attractive hills of Munnar offer you much more than scenic beauty. Visitors can also enjoy trekking, mountaineering and mountain biking.
It is a hill station, which predict magic on visitors and stimulate their senses during the vacation. Domestic as well as foreign tourists like the green belt and scenic pleasures offered by this south-Indian hill station. Munnar is located at the gathering of Nallathanni, Kundala and Muthirapuzha. There are three mountain streams that add glory to the beauty of the region. Munnar is also famous for its tea plantations. It is a favorite holiday destination in southern India with a cool weather and natural attractions like waterfall and rivulets.