Top 5 Famous Hill Stations in Kerala…
Munnar is also called the KASHMIR OF SOUTH INDIA. There is a reason behind this phrase because of its greenery and the main reason it is situated in the Idukki district above sea level at approx. 5200 ft. The place is mainly famous as the honeymoon destination and also for the tea plantations. Munnar should be visited once in your life to enjoy the pleasant environment here.
The place is on the western ghats which is fully covered with greenly forest which makes the place quite natural and worth visiting. There are also many trekking sites here like CHEMBRA PEAK which is the highest in the district and also BANASURA HILL is slightly similar to the chembra peak which are the main attractions here.
The hill station here is rich land for flora and fauna. The place is situated 4,500 Ft. above sea level. It is also main tourists spot for trekking. The distance of the trek to the peak of the hill is approx. 6 kilometers. This all you can find in the district of Kannur.
The hill here is the place of rare medical herbs and is considered to be the ancient historical site. Rumor is Lord Buddha once visited here. This place was one of the major battle fields in the 11th century. To visit this place would be very educational as well as enjoyable because of the environmental sites.
The ponmudi is the place for adventurous trekking and mainly to visit here you have to travel by the thrilling Hairpin turns which can be very exciting and adventurous before getting to the trekking point. Ponmudi also has the two main waterfalls which are KALLAR FALLS and MENMUTTY FALLS these two falls are the popular attractions here. You can refresh your mind by diving into the crystal clear waters of this falls which will be an amazing experience of all.
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