Munnar basically means three rivers” referring to confluence of 3 rivers – Nallathanni, Kundaly, and Madhurapuza rivers. One of the best hill stations of Kerala; it was established long back in the Western Ghats. There are many places to see around Munnar. And so, you will begin with the sightseeing with Tea Plantations which are the heart of Munnar.
Early in the morning after a delicious breakfast, you will be picked up from your hotel and will be transferred to Munnar via road. On the way, you will get mesmerized by seeing the scenic beauty of nature. The name Munnar basically means three rivers” referring to confluence of 3 rivers – Nallathanni, Kundaly, and Madhurapuza rivers. One of the best hill stations of Kerala; it was established long back in the Western Ghats.
There are many places to see around Munnar. And so, you will begin with the sightseeing with Tea Plantations which are the heart of Munnar. In the year 1976, these plantations were taken over by TATA’S – one of the biggest manufacturers of tea in India. Here we will take you around to see a factory, where the entire process of picking, segregating, drying, threshing and aroma packing is done.
You lunch is arranged at an exclusive South Indian Restaurant so that you can enjoy the flavours of south Indian delicacies. Later in the evening, you can take a walk down the Photo Echo Point. A picturesque place to see, explore and settle down – here you can take snaps and explore the natural beauty!
Return back to hotel for dinner and overnight stay in Munnar.
Today you will see nature at its best, as we said before, Munnar is filled with beauty and wildlife; there live hundreds of animal and plant species! Have a delicious breakfast at hotel. Get ready to visit Rajamalai Wildlife Sanctuary or Eravikulam National Park (whichever is open). Here you can see various Indian Species including Tigers, Panther, Elephant, Gaur, Sambar, Champak squirrel, Spotted deer, Giant squirrel, and so on. A number of birds too can be seen!
Later in the evening you will be taken to Mattupetty Lake, a man – made lake formed by hydro – electricity dam (Mattupetty Dam). Overnight stay and dinner shall be the hotel only.
This day you just need to relax yourself by seeing the scenic beauty. You will visit two wonderful waterfalls of Munnar –Attukul and Nyayamakad. Nature bestows upon them and its peaceful to sit down and see the water falling. Lunch is arranged for you at an exclusive restaurant on the way to next destination.
After lunch, the next big attraction you will visit is Indo – Swiss Cattle Breading Centre Cum Dairy Project. After sightseeing, you will be depart for your onward destination and Munnar trip ends with Happy Memories.