HISTORY OF MUNNAR: The hill resort of Munnar is one of the most popular tourist destinations in India. Munnar lies in the God`s Own Country of Kerala. Besides being a hill resort Munnar is known a center for tea trade too. There are over thirty tea gardens in and around Munnar. Get going on a bicycle at your own pace and unwind. Let the magic of Munnar bewitch You. The hill resort of Munnar derives its name from the fact that it lays at the confluence of three mountain streams. Literally in Tamil Munnar means "three rivers". The marvelous hill resort of Munnar lays at the confluence of three mountain streams namely Mudrapuzha, Nallathanni and Kundala, Since the British rule Munnar has been thronged by tourists. The lovely landscape, the teagardens and the pleasant weather make it a picture perfect destination. The hill resort is situated at an altitude of 1520 meters, i n the eastern part of Kerala. The Western Ghats of Kerala stand close to Munnar. The highest peak of Anaimudi is quiet close to the hill resort. The hills neighboring Munnar present a spectacular sight only once in every twelve years. The Neelakurunji plant grows on the hills and bloom to cover the entire mountain range. Munnar sight seeing places are many.
Location : Munnar 70 km from Theni (3 hrs drive)
Altitude : 1600 -1800 m
Best Time to Visit : September to May
En-route : Theni -Bodi- Pooparai - Munnar
ONE DAY PACKAGE
Day 01: Morning pick up at Theni and take a jolly ride to Munnar have breakfast and get ready for sightseeing you can feel and see mist around the mountains spend the day with a lot of fun, have lunch and can store lovely memories about the place and shoot the locations in your camera and after a wonderful day you can have a great dinner and get ready to drive back to Theni.