Munnar is a town and hill station located in the Idukki district of the southwestern Indian state
of Kerala. Munnar is situated at around 1,600 metres (5,200 ft) above sea level, in the Western Ghats range of
The name Munnar is believed to mean "three rivers", referring to its location at the confluence
of the Mudhirapuzha, Nallathanni and Kundaly rivers. Munnar town is situated on the Kannan Devan Hills village in
Devikulam taluk and is the largest panchayat in the Idukki district covering an area of nearly 557 square kilometres
(215 sq mi).
Eravikulam National Park
Eravikulam National Park is a 97 km2 national park located along the
Western Ghatsin the Idukki district of Kerala in India, .It is the first national park in kerala. The main body of the park
consists of a high rolling hill plateau with a base elevation of about 2,000 m. The terrain consists of high altitude
grasslands interspersed with sholas.Anamudi, 2,695 meters, the highest peak in India south of the Himalayas is inside
this park. Many perennial streams criss-cross the park. They merge to form tributaries of the Periyar river and
Chalakudiyar River on the west and the east flowing Cauvery River in Tamil Nadu.
Attukal Watter fall
Attukal Watter fall Situated between Munnar
and Pallivasal, Which is a panoramic view but assumes a cascading and roaring beauty during the monsoons. The fall looks
like a glittering silver line from a distance but as you come closer, you will see water cascading from a towering height.
The beauty of the waterfall is at its best during the monsoon season. Besides its natural splendour, the site is also ideal
for trekking and hiking. If the water level is low, one can splash in the water pool formed at the bottom of this fall.
The place is also ideal for long trekking and hiking but assumes a cascading and roaring beauty during the monsoons
Mattupetty Dam is a storage Concrete Gravity dam built
in the mountains of Kerala, India to conserve water for hydroelectricity. It has been a vital source of power,
yielding along with other such dams, huge revenue to the states. The large amount of perennially available water
allows wild animals and birds to flourish It is a very beautiful picnic spot.The sprawling Kundala tea plantations
and the Kundala lake are other attractions in the vicinity. DTPC Idukki provides boating facilities on the Mattupetty
Dam.Speed launch and motorboats are available on hire.