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.

  1. 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.

    You will get a chance to see various flowers and flower plants. It is a good place at Old Munnar to relax with your family.

    There is an entry fee and parking fee for Tourists.

  2. Rajamala (Eravikulam) National Park
    It is one of the most important must-see places near Munnar Town. If you visit Munnar in the best season, you will get a chance to see Nilgiri tahr in Rajamalai.

    It is hardly 11 Kilometers from Munnar Town. You can see the route to Rajamala from the map below.

    Kerala Forest Department closes entry to the public during the calving season of Nilgiri Tahr.

    So, I recommend you to check in advance whether the public can enter the park before you make the trip.

    And it is a shame to leave Munnar without seeing a Nilgiri Tahr and Waterfalls near the town.

  3. Munnar Tata Tea Museum, Nalluthanni Estate
    Another good spot to visit in Munnar is the Tata Tea Museum at Nalluthanni Estate.

    You can Purchase Tea, Spices, etc.. from here.

    Monday and Good Friday are holidays, and the museum is open for all other days between 9 am and 4 pm.

  4. Mattupetty
    You do not want to miss Mattupetty dam situated 13 kilometers from the Munnar town.

    This place is famous for its Indo Swiss farm project and the speed boating facility offered at the dam.

    If you are in a mood to go for a boat ride while in Munnar, I suggest you go Mattuppetty.

  5. Kundala Dam
    Pedal Boat service is available at Kundala dam which is about 19 Kilometers from Munnar.

  6. Top Station
    As the name says, it is the highest point near the Kerala Tamilnadu border situated in Munnar Kodaikanal route.

    Just a 32 km drive, you can reach this spot. This place gives the best view of the geography of both Kerala and Tamilnadu.

  7. Devikulam Lake
    Just 6 Kilometers drive from Munnar town will get you a wonderful lake in Devikulam.

    This beautiful lake is very popular among couples. If you are on a honeymoon trip, do not forget to visit this lake.

These are some of the handpicked must-see places in your Munnar trip.

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You cannot say you explored your tour without visiting the places listed above.