Beautifully cuddled on the lap of Western Ghats, Munnar is one of the most beautiful and popular hill-stations of Kerala. The ethereal beauty of the scenic valley, rolling hills, virgin forest, and waterfalls will definitely give you an enchanting experience.
Munnar also proves to be a hotspot for numerous activities. Whether a nature lover or a thrill seeker, a history digger or wildlife enthusiast, this hilly abode never ceases to amaze its visitors.
Here are some of the activities or things to do in Munnar that will surely fill your travelogue with exciting and enthralling memories:
Camping In Munnar
High mountains of Munnar are a treat and an irresistible camping destination for the travelers who love camps and bonfire. The thrill of staying a full night in the forest with a relaxing campfire, soothing music, and delicious food is indeed going to be a memorable one.
You can enjoy international standards of campaign inside with the utmost tranquility that is completely fenced as well as secured. For camping, destinations like Suryanelli, Shantanpara, and Chathurangapara in Munnar cannot be ignored by any means.
Experience the peaceful environs of Munnar and gaze at the beautiful stars on your wonderful stay here!
Trekking in the forests of Munnar
Top Valley Trekking in Munnar is one delightful trip that you certainly do not wish to miss while relaxing in this beautiful hill-station. This is a wonderful mountainous spot that has some eye-catching spots to trek in.
The trek provides a great view of grasslands, tea plantations and also the majestic Munnar city from the top. Trekking till high elevations like Echo Point and Top Station is one of the most preferred things to do in Munnar.
So, take a break from the hustle-bustle of daily life and come to rejoice yourself in the adventurous and natural beauty of Munnar.
Go Mountain Biking
Even cycling enthusiasts have a chance to rejoice in the tea estate town of Kerala. The Western Ghats will give you amazing trails to bike on from Munnar, ideal for an expert cyclist as well as an amateur.
Mountain biking is a casual way to discover your surroundings while in Munnar. The roads will take you to tea gardens, cardamom estates, and shola forests, so you can get a stunning view of the Kerala countryside.
With the use of protective gears and by abiding the guide’s instructions carefully, the mountain biking activity will be exciting and a fun-filled one which could be completed safely.
Rock Climbing And Rappelling
Munnar’s hilly landscapes provide the perfect terrain for rock climbing and rappelling. For those who enjoy the engaging in the thrills of a daring adventure, the rock climbing activity in Munnar is an unavoidable one. With the use of good quality climbing gears, the rock climbing activity is sure to give all the thrills to all the brave hearted.
While preparing for rappelling, boost your adrenaline as you prepare yourself to descend through a sheer vertical drop such as a rock face while clinging to a rope for your safety.
Rappelling and rock climbing are the activities that are mainly preferred by the young blood. Such adventurous activities are performed under the complete supervision of the experts as these are too dangerous for your life.
Tree House Stay
This is undoubtedly one of the best things to do in Munnar. Staying in a house surrounded by lush plantations and dense forests while being above several feet above the ground will be an unforgettable experience.
This is a place where you wake up to the noise of waterfalls and sleep in peacefully admiring the quietness of nature. This is the perfect spot for guests who wish to live in close quarters with Mother Nature
Various resorts in Kerala offer a comfortable stay in treehouses for tourists visiting Kerala. Most of the tree houses come with the basic amenities and facilities, so undoubtedly you will enjoy the stay.
Nothing can be as romantic as a shikara ride in a picturesque lake. While gliding on the crystal clear water of Lake Kundala, you could admire the stunning hills carpeted with tall trees. Also, you will get an additional option to spot the exotic ‘Neelakurinji’ flower that blooms once in 12 years.
The Shikara ride is unbelievably romantic and those visiting Munnar for their honeymoon trip should definitely go for this.
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.