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Munnar

Area: 72.2 mi²

Elevation: 5,026 m

Population: 68,200 approx. (2018)

Weather: 70°F (21°C), Wind W at 11 km/h, 73% Humidity

Munnar is a town in the Western Ghats mountain range in India’s Kerala state. A hill station and former resort for the British Raj elite, it's surrounded by rolling hills dotted with tea plantations established in the late 19th century. Eravikulam National Park, a habitat for the endangered mountain goat Nilgiri tahr, is home to the Lakkam Waterfalls, hiking trails and 2,695m-tall Anamudi Peak.

Nearest Airport: Cochin International Airport located 110 kms away.

Nearest Railway Station: The nearest railway station from Munnar is at Aluva, which is at a distance of 110 kilometres from Munnar. The Ernakulam Railway Station is 130 kilometres away while the Madurai Railway Station is at a distance of 135 kilometres.

Places of Tourist Attractions: Thekkady Tea Gardens, Kalari Kshethra, Anamudi Peak, Lock Heart Gap, Kundala Dam Lake, Pothamedu Viewpoint, Photo Point, Attukal Waterfalls, Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park, Chinnakanal Waterfalls, Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary, Thoovanam Falls, Muniyara Dolmens, Mattupetty Dam, Pallivasal Falls, Power House Falls, Chokramudi Peak.