Munnar, Kerala – Doorway to Heaven:Munnar is a hill station having waterfalls and azure lakes situated in the western ghats of Kerala. It is 6000 feet above the sea level. It is also known as ‘Moon-aar’ meaning convergence point of three mountains streams – Kundala, Mudrapuzha, and Nullathanni. This place redefines nature like never before. It is great in cultural and historical insight and is rich in its own biodiversity. It’s natural beauty and gesture of people shows Kerala’s idyllic life. The living and accommodation is very cheap. It is amazing to see the water in a lake which is tranquil, so the reflections are very clear to view. The monsoon clouds on the hills and mountain mists refresh the mind and soul with its magical beauty.
Munnar is also famous for its wildlife paradise. Its landscape is completely full of species, rubber and coffee plantations. Tea and spice gardens are very common to see here. The beauty of its hill station attracts a large number of travelers to visit here and spend some good time in the lap of nature.
‘Trip to Heaven’s Garden’ : Attractions of the beautiful Hill station – Munnar
Food In Kerala – Delicious Food in Munnar :
Munnar offers a good variety of places for delicious food and sweet mouth-watering desserts. Their dishes are ranging from traditional local south Indian cuisines to the world famous International cuisines. Most of the restaurants and food places provide very good ambiance with the magnificent view of mountains and few of them also have very beautiful gardens to enjoy the delicious food with magical beauty of nature. You can also enjoy the iconic traditional dish of Kerala served on banana leaf.
Devikulam is the green landscape having the tea gardens. The shape of garden signifies the shape of a fisheye. The natural beauty is covered by clouds with a cool climate and the melodies of the migratory birds are very sweet to hear and enjoy the beauty of magic of nature.
Wayanad is in the northern part of Kerala. The slopping plains are having spice plantations of cardamom, black pepper. And the fragrance of nature is very pleasant.
Kundala Lake is the en-route top station at Munnar. It is an artificial reservoir. During passage through the roads to reach the Kundala Lake, you can see the vast and beautiful spice gardens and its lush greenery. Boat riding is one good activity to do at Kundala Lake.
Tea Gardens – Tea Country
The tea gardens are covered with slopes of lush green tea plants. Its landscape is just amazing to watch. It enhances the beauty of the place. Kolukkumalai Tea Estate is world’s highest tea garden. Every tea gardens do have a small outlet in the factory itself for the testing of tea brands. The fragrance of aroma of the tea is just extraordinary.
Mattupetty Dam in Munnar is an amazing destination. The main purpose of this dam is to implement the storage of water, for different hydro-electric projects. Gesture and scenic view of nature are very beautiful to see.
Varieties of handmade chocolates, dry fruits, and species shops are available to have some good yummy taste in your mouth. And Kerala’s food is great as always.
Shikara Ride is famous backwater rides through the backwaters of Kundala Lake and Vembanad Lake and finally back to the destination. It is very pleasant to have a luxurious and relaxing stay in the backwaters of God’s own Country ‘Kerala’.