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Special Things to Buy From Munnar

When you visit Munnar, you will find out soon that it is a bit more than a normal hill station. You cannot complete your tour without purchasing special items offered by Munnar. It is a shame to leave the town without buying special tea leaves. In addition to the variety of Tea, you can buy quality spices, homemade chocolates, exotics fruits cultivated in the peculiar climate of the region, etc.. Let us check each item one by one.

My Munnar shopping suggestions go below.

Munnar Special Tea
Munnar is popular for its Tea plantations. Now the tricky question.

Where to buy authentic Munnar Special Tea?

The Kanan Devan Hills Plantations Company owns most of the Tea Plantations.

They run the Tea Museum, one of the must-see places in Munnar.

There you can shop for different variations like Factory Fresh tea, flavored tea, etc..

You cannot find many of the Tea variations outside the Munnar town market. They are available in the local market only.


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Which is The Most Famous Waterfall in Munnar?

After I started writing about Munnar, many of our readers asked whether there any waterfalls near Munnar town. My answer is yes, and many of them are actually very popular among tourists. As I wrote in my previous articles, Munnar is more than its Tea plantation. There are many things you have to explore. Waterfalls are one among them. Let me suggest some of the best waterfalls very near to Munnar.

Lakkam Waterfalls, Kannan Devan Hills Near Munnar Town
I recommend Lakkam Waterfalls for every visitors. It is very near to the Kannan Devan Hills.

24 km drive towards Marayur from the Munnar town is enough to get you there.

You must be careful if you want to take a bath there. I recommend you to visit this place in winter or just after the monsoon.

Look at the route map below to find out the best and shortest road to reach Lakkam Waterfalls from Munnar town.

Lakkam Waterfalls is the nearest waterfalls in Kannan Devan Hills, and you should not miss it on your next trip.

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Which Are the Must See Places in Munnar?

Munnar, one of the finest hill stations in Kerala, blessed with the view of green Tea Plantation owned by Kannan Devan Hills Plantations Company, attracts a lot of tourists. Apart from the finest climate, this Tea Plantation gives the visitors a wonderful experience. There are many places you have to spend time in Munnar. This travel guide will give you an idea of the best places to hang out with your friends and family in Munnar.

Let us check the best places to visit in Munnar.

List of Must Visit Locations Near Munnar
This place is not just popular for its Tea Plantations but also for the vicinity of other beautiful tourist spots.

Here is the list of some of the popular Tourist spots near the Munnar Town.

The Blossom International Park
A Rose Garden situated at old Munnar very near to the KSRTC bus stand. If you visit at the time of Flower Shows, this Park is a must see place.

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Which is The Best Time to Visit Munnar Hill Station?

Munnar is one of the most popular hill stations in India. This place attracts a lot of visitors from western countries every year. This article explains the best season to visit Munnar to explore the most places at this hill station. I had been staying in Munnar for four years, and I know the best season for tourists. The climate of the Munnar changes with the season. We can narrow down the seasons in Munnar into three.


Winter, Summer, and Monsoon are the three major seasons in Munnar. Let me explain the effect of each season on tourists.

Things to Remember While Visiting Munnar in Winter
Winter starts from November last and ends in February. In my personal experience, it is the best time to Visit Munnar.

You can experience cool weather on both day and night. December last to January mid, you might experience the coldest weather.

The temperature at night will fall below Zero degree Celsius. It is the best time for Honeymoon trips to Munnar.

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Even though the salary of an IAS officer is not very attractive, it is not very bad too.

When we compare the facilities and social privileges of an IAS officer with his counterparts in the private sector, he enjoys good monetary benefits.

Let us check the monthly salary of an IAS officer based on the latest Pay Revision.


Calculate The Total Monthly Income Of an IAS Officer

To calculate the monthly income of an officer in Indian Administrative Service, use the formula below.

Total Income = Basic Pay + DA + HRA + TA

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This article helps you understand your chances of getting the job by analyzing the current Secretariat Assistant Rank List with past years appointment pattern.

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You might see the error message Failed -Network Error on Chrome browser while downloading a big file from the Internet. So the download process would end up on failed, and if you are lucky, you will see a Resume button to resume the download. Even though the resume button will help, you might not feel good if the download interruptions are too frequent. You will tire with pressing the Resume button every time.

There is a solution provided by Google Chrome to deal with the frequent download error.

We can set an auto-resume option on the Google Chrome browser to continue the download without further issues.

Why Am I Getting Frequent Download Error On Google Chrome Browser?
Let me explain, in most of the times it is not the browser's fault.

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