Munnar Wiki

Munnar is a hill station in Idukki District, Kerala which is one of the major tourist destination of South India . Even from the ages of British rule in India Munnar is famous for its scenic beauty and exotic collection of flora and fauna. Munnar is a small town located at an altitude of 1700m above the sea level and the regions around this town makes it a must to visit tourist spot. The region in and around Munnar varies in height from 1,500 m (4,921 ft) to 2,695 m (8,842 ft) above mean sea level. The place got the name Munnar (meaning three rivers ) from the three rivers flowing in the area which are Madupetti, Nallathanni and Periavaru.  The town is divided into two parts as Old Munnar, where the tourist information office is, and Munnar, where the bus station and most guest houses are located.

Around Munnar

Around Munnar

There are a large number of tourist spots in and around Munnar. Near Munnar Town Attukkad Waterfalls : Attukkad waterfall is a popular tourist destination located between Munnar and Pallivasal. The sight of panoramic waterfall and rolling hills...
Best Time to Visit Munnar - Seasons of Munnar

Best Time to Visit Munnar - Seasons of Munnar

The best time to visit Munnar is from October to April. Winter hits Munnar by the end of October and prevails for around 3 months. The temperature usually reaches negative degree Celsius by the month of December. During summer temperature varies from...

Distance chart

Distance from different places to Munnar Madurai- 135 km Cochin- 130 km Aluva- 110 km Aleppy- 180 km Kumarakom- 140 km Thekkadi- 106 km Pollachi- 120 km Coimbatore- 160 km Calicut- 337 km Coimbatore-248 km ...

History

Munnar is a hill station in Idukki District , Kerala which is one of the maor torist destination of Kerala which is from even from the ages of British Empire. Munnar became known to the outside world during the reign of British Empire in India. It was...

How to Reach Munnar

Reach Munnar By Air Unfortunately, Munnar doesn’t have an airport of its own. The nearest airport, the Cochin International Airport, is 110 kilometres away by road. It is followed by the Madurai International Airport which is 140 kilometres by r...