Rose Garden is a well maintained flower garden situated on Munnar.It is a popular destination located in Mattupetty which is about 13 km away from Munnar town at an altitude of 1700 m above sea level. Munnar Floriculture Centre, popularly known as Munnar Rose Garden.It has hundreds of rare varieties of flowers and herbal plants. It is a place where different varieties and colours of roses can be found. With large tea plantations in the background, this is place is definitely worth a visit for everyone who enjoy flowers.
Munnar Floriculture Centre is operated by Kerala Forest Developerment Centre (KFDC), a Govt. of Kerala undertaking. Spread across a few acres of land and located along the Munnar – Mattupetty road, this place has an amenity centre for tourists and a sales outlet, in addition to hundreds of rare varieties of flowers, cactus, shrubs, creepers and herbal plants.
Rose garden often open to the public, used to present and grow various types of garden roses or rose species. Designs vary extremely and roses may be displayed alongside other plants or grouped by individual variety, colour or class in rose beds.
Besides being a feast to the eye, it is also a place for bird watching and trekking. Different varieties of birds can be spotted here. Tourists also visit the rivulets and waterfalls in and around Mattupetty while paying a visit to Rose Garden.
Munnar’s Rose Garden is a charming location to capture the beauty and elegance of nature’s miracles and beautiful enchanting works. The wholesome beauty of this place can best be expressed through the attractive and richly-coloured flowers that dot the garden in huge numbers. In fact, the rose garden is apt for all photo fanatics’ .The surrounding hills and waterfalls act as a perfect backdrop for the amazing photographs and make the entire location incredibly scenic.
Munnar, being full of wavy mountains and tea gardens, makes for a perfect trekking spot, and is in fact highly regarded as a trekking destination in south India. It is then not unlikely to expect an ideal trekking spot in the Rose Garden itself. The grassland terrain of the garden might be ecologically fragile but makes for a perfect trekking trail. During these treks, you will come across the natural beauty of the wilderness. So, outdoor enthusiasts be prepared for some marvellous trekking and walking opportunities and give your adrenaline a boost.
The visitors were greeted by the hundreds beautiful flowers in the very well maintained garden. This place is really beautiful as everyone would love those flowers even if they were not a botanist or nature lover. During last week of February, which is sort of dry season, every plant was looking awesome with all sorts of flowers. Since it’s along the way to many other attractions in Munnar, it is easily accessible without taking a lot of time from your journey. If you are on a short trip and in a hurry to see as much as you can, then you can quickly run through the entire garden in less than 30 minutes. You may just need to push some true nature lovers aside who are adoring the beautiful flowers all along the narrow paths throughout the garden to make your way. If you are in Munnar to relax and enjoy the beauty of nature, you can spend 1 to 2 hours relaxing in the garden.
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