Ravishingly romantic valleys veiled in fabulous floral carpets stepped in lush green � that's Munnar for you. Tucked away at a height of 1,600 meters above the sea level, Munnar is straight out of some nursery-book picture with its long winding hill tracks passing through miles of spice and tea plantations and thatched cottages in subdued gray and brick-red. Once the summer resort of the erstwhile British Government in South India, Munnar stands at the confluence of three mountain streams -- Mudrapuzha, Nallathanni and Kundala.

Places To Stay in Munnar

Munnar has a wide range of accommodation options on offer for the tourists. Club Mahindra Lakeview Resort, Tea County, The Siena Village, Sterling Resort, Fort Munnar are some of the finest resorts of Munnar .

Things To Do in Munnar

• Visit Anaimudi which soars over 2695 mt., the highest peak on the Western Ghats. Anamudi is a perfect spot for trekking.

• Have a fun-filled day with your family as you go for a picnic on the banks of the serene lakes that lie cuddled amidst the high Munnar hills.

• Discover the wild side of Munnar as you enter the jungles which are home to quite an amazing range of wildlife and avian species. Marvel at the variety of the colorful butterflies that bring on riots of color on the hills.

• Calling all you adventure-lovers, Munnar hills offers excellent conditions for mountaineering, hill climbing and nature trekking and also a range of other activities.

• Among the exotic plant life found in the forests and grasslands here, catch a glimpse of the rare Neelakurinji flowers which swash the hills in beautiful blue in every 12 years.

How To Reach Munnar

Munnar is easily accessible from any corner of the world. Cochin International Airport, the nearest airport is 130km. away. The closest rail connection is Kochi. Munnar is well connected with most part of the state and India by motor-able road.