‘The Gods Own Country’ have been attracting tourists with its many attractions like adventure, nature walks, multiple sunset points, breathtaking beaches and much more. Munnar is the most tourist visiting place in Kerala which has expensive, rich coffee and tea plantations this hilly station is spell bounding with its lush green landscapes, misty atmosphere,peaceful nature,and cloud-kissing mountains in the Western Ghats. The hiking, trekking routes leading to the top of the mountains, the colonial building that is at the foot of the mountains are wonderfully attractive for tourists to come and stay in the weekends at this mystic place.
Munnar is one of the best places to visit in Kerala at any given point of time in the year. Munnar can be visited along with family, friends and with loved ones to have a fantabulous and memorable holiday. Munnar enthralls the tourists with its beautiful valleys with hairpin curves,revitalizing breeze, mud roads and mountains covered with mist. If you are looking for a perfect Christmas weekend trip, Munnar is the best place to have it. You can also book hotels in Munnar of your choicethrough online books beforehand to have a comfortable trip.
Youcan observe the blend of local flavors in the grand Christmas celebrations in Munnar. Many days before this festival of love, most of the households, shops, offices, malls would decorate with Christmas tree, crib, and stars of various sizes. People visit their friends and families and have a customary Christmas feast in the daytime along with lots of carol groups visiting the countryside houses.On the Christmas Eve, all the churches of Munnar have evening prayers and carol singing followed by havinga midnight mass, attended by people of all age groups.Christ Churchand Christian Shree are some of the churches you can visit during Christmas.
Along with the Christmas celebrations, you can visitwonderful and populartourist spots in Munnar.
With the weather dropping down to five degrees Celsius, you can keep yourself warm with a cup of tea in Tea Museum. The Tea Museum at the Nallathanni Estate will leave you in awe. You can go through the history of tea and its origin along with tasting sessions of various teas.
Eravikulam National Park
One of the major attractions of Munnar is the Eravikulam National Park, is famous for the NilgiriTahr. The park also has many species of colorful butterflies, birds, and animals. This park has the mystical flower that blossoms every 12 years,i.e. the Neelakurinji amidst of the rolling grasslands. The Anamudi Peak, which is at the height of 2700 meters, the highest peak in South India is in this park.
At a distance of 13 kms from Munnar, this is a favorite picnic spot and spending time in the chilled weather of December and spending the Christmas weekend here leaves long-lasting memories. The nearby forest, Shola has many trekking paths which are easily trekked by any age people. Mattupetty is also famous for the Indo-Swiss Farm. This farm is a highly specialized farm which is formed under Indo-Swiss Livestock Project. Hundreds of high-quality cattle are reared in this farm with high-end technology.
Kundala Lake is an artificial reservoir constructed in huddle shape between the mountain ranges at a distance of 20kms from Munnar. Shikara boat ride is a must when you visit there.
Once you book hotels in Munnar, do not miss to visit Echo point, Attukad Waterfalls, Blossom Park, Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary,Carmelagiri Elephant Park, Hydel Park, Devikulam, tea plantations, and much moreand have a fabulous Christmas weekend trip.