Munnar is a town located in the Idukki district of India, the name Munnar usually refers to the whole tourist area of the Idukki district of which the town forms only a small part. The name Munnar is believed to be derived from the Malayalam and Tamil.The region in and around Munnar varies in height from 2,000 meters (6,562ft) to 2,600 meters (8,530ft) above mean sea level. Munnar enjoys a salubrious climate. The temperature ranges between 10 oC and 0 oC in Winter and 8 oC and 16 oC in summer. The tourist season in Munnar is from August to May. However, even the monsoons are lovely with many streams and rivulets in the area and post drizzle the dew drenched tea gardens looking majestic and heavenly enshrouded in light mist.
Munnar is a town in the Western Ghats mountain range in India’s Kerala state. A hill station and former resort for the British Raj elite, it’s surrounded by rolling hills dotted with tea plantations established in the late 19th century. Eravikulam National Park, a habitat for the endangered mountain goat Nilgiri tahr, is home to the Lakkam Waterfalls, hiking trails and 2,695m-tall Anamudi Peak.
Territories of Outstanding Natural Beauty a characteristic World Heritage Site and a Biosphere Reserve . Western Ghats is a one of a kind and uncommon mountain chain, brimming with history and legacy, with a system of strolls simply holding up to be found and delighted in. Munnar, roosted on the top of the Ghats is outstanding for its cool atmosphere, pristine magnificence, peace and peacefulness, there are strolls to suit everybody – through tenderly moving field, over high meadow, along waterway valleys or close to a portion of the finest extends of rain forest and stunning perspectives to be discovered anyplace in South India.
There is an assortment of dazzling and pleasant trekking trails in Munnar level, some with high field, tea and zest estates, rain forest, untamed life and testing bluffs and craters.Many of the trails interface up to shape a system of trails for various days trekking, likewise giving chances to do a shorter day or half day walks.Many of the trails connect up to frame a system of trails for numerous days trekking, additionally giving chances to do a shorter day or half day strolls. A few trails are with noteworthy and scholarly associations. Munnar is an early settlement of Colonial grower. Munnar is a known Neolithic settlement.