Nature at its best, Munnar in Kerala is the perfect place for those who look for an ideal holiday destination. With its pleasant climate and abundant natural splendor, Munnar remains an ideal holiday destination almost throughout the year. Though there is a month wise break up of the weather of Munnar so that you can plan your trip accordingly.
Munnar is one of the easy escapes for weekenders as well as nature lovers anytime round the year. Read on to find the best season to visit Munnar:
Summer season in Munnar
In the summer season, between March and June, Munnar gets slightly warm. As temperature here seldom exceeds 20 degrees it offers you a pleasant stay. This place will be a solace from the scorching summer, and thus it makes an ideal time to visit Munnar.
Summer in Munnar is a perfect time to enjoy sightseeing and visiting tea estates. Also, it is perfect for families looking to spend some quality time during school vacations. You will have all the tourist fun around here.
You should carry light woolens if planning to visit Munnar during this time and also don’t forget to carry umbrellas as there may be occasional rains.
Winter Season In Munnar
This is also the best time to visit Munnar as the weather is pleasantly cold. The winter season starts from December and continues till February. At this time, temperature stoops down to the ranges of 8–10 deg and is perfect for vacation or honeymoon.
For anyone looking for thrills and excitement, this will be a great time for adventurous activities such as rock climbing, trekking, and rappelling.
Remember to pack woolens when you visit Munnar as the temperature can get quite low.
Since altitude of the hill station varies from 2,000 meters (6,562 ft) to 2,600 meters above sea level, it experiences extreme winters with the temperature dropping as low as three degrees from December to January. A lot of tourists celebrate Christmas and New year in this enchanting hill station. It is not a good time for those who are hesitant to cold temperatures.
You must carry heavy woolens if you are planning to visit Munnar at this time of the year.
Monsoon season in Munnar
Visit Munnar in monsoons if you are looking for a relaxing vacation. Monsoon season in Munnar starts from the month of June and lasts till September. Downpour may hamper the local sightseeing around the town. However, the monsoon is still a good time to visit Munnar.
Munnar becomes misty and marvelous in monsoon as the rain gives a whole new look to the endless green cover on all sides. It will be a great time for nature lovers and photographers. Also, you’ll get great deals on hotels and resorts in the rainy season.
No matter which season you visit Munnar, you will have a fun holiday among the natural beauty and charm of this hill station. So, pack your bags and get ready to enjoy an exciting holiday in this lush green land.
Mountain Trail Resort is built with a unique ethnic design that blends beautifully with the scenic surrounding of Munnar. The resort is nestled against the milieu of Western Ghats, offers a magnificent view of Sahya Mountain Ranges and the meritorious view of the misty valleys. It offers a memorable stay with unmatched hospitality. It is an ideal place for honeymoon couples because of its excellent location.