Famous Treks in the Area in Munnar
Famous Treks in the Area in Munnar

Chokramudi

AverageTimeToSpend3-5 hours
BriefChokramudi stands as a unique piece of Elevated Mountain at an altitude of almost 7200 feet
DistanceFromOtherPlace33 KM from Mattupetty Dam, 36 KM from Eravikulam National park
ExtraChokramudi trekking in Munnar provides you with best panoramic views of the well-acclaimed landscapes of the region.
FactsGoing through the breathtaking landscape lined eith coffee, tea and spice plantations, this trek is ideal for trek lovers
OpeningHoursOpen all day
PeopleLoveForPlaceQuite isolated from the range but provides a fabulous view of the surrounding valleys & mountains covered with stunning dense forestation and the lush green tea plantations
TicketPriceFree
TipsBest time to visit is anytime during the year except Monsoon
TrekInfo10 Km

Idukki – Nature’s Calling

AverageTimeToSpend4-5 Hours
BriefIdukki trek is for perfect for nature lovers who admire serenity
ExtraThe forest walk amidst the mystical beauty of the cinnamon hills is mesmerizing
FactsTrek lets one explore the vast plantation of tea and cardamom in the misty mountain ranges.
PeopleLoveForPlacePicturesque landscape and the scenic countryside while trekking in Munnar
TipsVisit with a local guide as this trip takes you through the forest

Chummar – Through The Tea Plantations

BriefTrek provides the magnificent views of the grasslands meadows and the Shola forest.
FactsOne can see miles covered in lush green tea gardens and get a whiff of the peculiar fragrance of tea leaves
TipsInteract with the locals, learn more about the tea plantations & immerse yourself in the beauty around.

Mathikettan Shola Trek

AverageTimeToSpend7 hours
BriefTrek through Mathikettan Shola National Park gives a unique opportunity to experience the biodiversity of the plants and animals endemic to the region.
ExtraThe walk begins in the shola forest which are high altitude rain forests known for its unique biodiversity of plants and animals
FactsThe name of the park has been derived from a Tamil expression which literally refers to 'confusing the mind'
OpeningHours8.00 AM- 5.00 PM
PeopleLoveForPlaceAdventurous forest trip, can stay in the forest with the help of guides.
TicketPriceIndian - INR 40 Foreign Nationals- INR 500
TipsBest time to visit will be between April to May

Chithirapuram

BriefChithirapuram is located in Munnar Hill Station. It is only a few kilometrers away from the city of Munnar
DistanceFromOtherPlace12 KM from Chokramudi peak, 8.8 KM from Attukad waterfalls
ExtraHilly slopes with mountains filled with greenery and plantation
FactsPepper, betel nut, Guava, Vanilla are some of the planting species that one can encounter while strolling through this beautiful trek
OpeningHours6.00 AM- 8.00 PM
TicketPriceFree
TipsGuide is important as the ways are confusing and carry a camera for sure!

Lakshmi Hill Trek – The Most Popular Trek In Munnar

AverageTimeToSpend6 hours
BriefLakshmi Hills aka Letchmi Hills is a series of 4 peaks
DistanceFromOtherPlace32 KM from Anamudi, 17 KM from Chokramudi peak
ExtraThe rugged path uphill is characterized by several undulations that make the trekking all the more exciting and thrilling
FactsOne can see the highest peak of South India – Anamudi, while trekking through the rocky ways of the hills.
PeopleLoveForPlaceBeautiful green meadows, imposing hilltops, mystic mist clouds and the chilling Munnar breeze is mesmerizing
TicketPriceFree
TipsOctober to February is a good time to visit the Lakshmi Hills.
TrekInfo12-15 Km

Anamaudi

AverageTimeToSpend2 hours
BriefOutside the Himalayas, the 2695 m long Anamudi Peak is the highest point in India. Lying in the southern region of the Eravikulam National Park in Munnar.
DistanceFromOtherPlace8.4 KM from Eravikulam National park, 12 KM from Kdhp tea museum
ExtraTrekking Anamudi is a bit tough assignment and needs prior trekking experience.
FactsThe literal meaning of Anamudi is “Elephants Foreheads” arising from the fact that the peak is home to largest surviving population of Asian elephants, Gaurs and Nilgiri Tahrs.
OpeningHours7.00 AM- 4.00 PM
PeopleLoveForPlaceBeautiful Hills, water fall, green and high, entire trek is amazing
TicketPrice"Indian Adults – 120/- (Children – 90/-) Foreign Nationals – 400/-"
TipsBest time to visit is from November to May
TrekInfo2 Km

Meesapulimala Trek

AverageTimeToSpend6 hours
BriefThe densely covered terrain has eight peaks that together resemble a moustache and is, therefore, called Meesapulimala
DistanceFromOtherPlace35 KM from tea museum
ExtraMeesapulimala is a fusion of three words ‘meesa’ which means moustache, ‘puli’ which means a tiger and ‘mala’ which means mountain in Malayalam
FactsThis trek traces a route through the Western Ghats, to one of the highest peaks in the area - Meesapulimala.
OpeningHours7.00 AM- 7.00 PM
PeopleLoveForPlaceBlooming Rhododendrons, charming tea estates and gurgling brooks.
TicketPrice"Indian Adults – 120/- (Children – 90/-) Foreign Nationals – 400/-"
TipsAvoid monsoon season as the place would turn slippery making it difficult to trek.
TrekInfo8 Km