Hill Stations In Kerala


Nestled amidst the amazing and flourishing natural beauty Kerala is perfect tourist hub for all natural enthusiasts. The state is surrounded by the amazing Western Ghats to its east. One can enjoy famous farms of tea, coffee and spice along with the dense green forests which are filled with exotic species of flora and fauna that will make your holiday experience pleasing.

With this the state houses with many hill-stations. Huge hills, cloud-capping mountains and lush green landscape. Here are the major hill-stations in Kerala that are known for their pure beauty and pleasant weather.

1. Munnar –

The most significant hill-station of south India, Munnar is also featuring as the most beautiful hill-station which is located 1600m above the sea level. The place is filled with shades of green, rotating tea plantation hills with mystique fog and perfect tourist attraction to rejuvenate from daily schedule.

Major tourist attractions in Munnar are Pothamadu, Devikulam, Pallivasal, Attukal, and Mattupetty which are filled with grace, charm and wonders of nature like waterfalls, trekking trails and lakes.

2. Thekkady

It is a perfect place to get refreshed and rejuvenated from a hectic schedule of daily life. Nestled away from the hustle and bustle of the city, the tourists can enjoy peaceful holiday experience amidst the rich flora and fauna that is warped around this beautiful place. Though Thekkady has many things to offer to sightseers but it is the very amazing Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary that attracts travellers towards itself the most. Then there is Periyar lake where you will enjoy the boat ride. Trekking is always a great option to indulge in Thekkady. Some other major tourist attractions in Thekkady are Mangla Devi temple, Vandiperiya and many more.

3. Vagamon

This place has emerged as a best location to spend your summer vacations. Vagamon is located at the height of 1200 m above the sea level. One can enjoy and experience the calmness, comfort and peace in the tranquility of the place. The place is generally famous for plush green mountains, waterfalls, dense forests and many more things that will make this a perfect place for performig meditation. Some of the other major hill-stations are Ponmudi, Lakkidi and Vythiri which are just to name a few.