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Best Time To Visit munnar

Munnar is a go-to destination for honeymooners, nature enthusiasts and leisure seekers. It is a year around tourist destination. Know the best time to visit Munnar for a wonderful holiday.

  • October to February - For tourists, these are the best months to visit Munnar. The temperature goes as low as 10 degree Celsius. Cool winds blow throughout the day. Sightseeing becomes a pleasant experience. Also, adventure seekers can indulge in activities like rock climbing, trekking, and rappelling. We suggest you book your hotels in advance to avoid any last-minute hassles owing to the peak season.
  • March to June - It is the beginning of the Summer season in Munnar. The temperature ranges between 19 degree Celsius to 35 degree Celsius. Though the days get hot but it is an ideal time for tea estate visits. We suggest that you carry light cotton clothes, sun screen lotion, and an umbrella while visiting Munnar in this season.
  • July to September - It is the best season to visit Munnar for a peaceful retreat. In July and August, heavy rainfall greets the town. However, the price of hotels goes drastically low due to offseason. So, it is best to plan a budget holiday to munnar during this time. By September, the effect of Monsoon had cast its spell on the entire valley. Cascading waterfalls are seen across the valley. Also, there is a lush green cover making the landscape beautiful.

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  • Theme of Munnar [Hill Station]
  • You'll love Munnar for [Landscapes, Greenery, Peace, Spices, Lakes, Flora and Fauna, Food]
  • Watchout for [Crowded places, Humidity]
  • Best Time To Visit
    March - May
  • Altitude 5,577 ft. above sea level

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    Rs.5,100
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Places to stay in munnar

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Popular Flights To munnar

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    • Indigo
      6E-7975
    • 18:20 19:25
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    • 01h 05m
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    • Rs.3,022
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      I5-1451
    • 06:05 07:10
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    • 01h 05m
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    • Rs.3,333
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      SG-605
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    • 01h 10m
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      6E-7256
    • 21:25 22:10
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    • 00h 45m
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    • Rs.3,744
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    • 07:10 08:55
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    • 01h 45m
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Best Time To Visit munnar

A former summer vacation home for the elite of the British officers, Munnar is a scenic hill station in the Western Ghats of India situated in the state of Kerala. Its verdant tea plantations spread across vast lands, meandering misty lanes, and the beautiful cloud-kissed hills make Munnar a spectacle, no less. A haven for honeymooners, the place attracts a number of tourists from across the country.

The summer season, between March and May, is the best time to visit Munnar. The temperature remains between 19 ⁰C and 35 ⁰C and is the best season to visit Munnar when the city sees an influx of visitors seeking refuge from the summer heat. This is the time when the hotels get to host a deluge of travelers visiting the hill spot with exciting Munnar holiday packages. It is always recommended to book Munnar hotels in advance to avoid any last minute hassles. You can do so by searching through travel portals online.

Light showers are also common during this time, so carry an umbrella with your luggage. The winter season in Munnar sets in by December and lasts till the end of February. The temperature hovers around 10⁰C and the cool mist that envelopes the valley, especially in the evening, is perfect for a honeymoon with your beloved. The pleasant weather also makes it the best tourist season in Munnar when you can nurture a spirit of adventure and go rock climbing, rappelling, and trekking. The evenings can get quite cold, so come prepared with necessary woolens.

Munnar enjoys nature’s beauty in abundance with its many natural attractions and touristy spots. Some of the bestMunnar tourist places are Idduki Arch Dam, Anamudi Peak, Eravikulam National Park, Hill View Park, Atukkad Waterfalls, Cheeyappara Waterfalls and Lakkom Waterfalls.

There is always more to a place than its hot selling points, places and experiences. When in Munnar try exploring the offbeat to experience the place differently. Visit the Punarjani Traditional Village located 8 km from the quaint town of Munnar. It is a venture run by a group of artistes in Munnar. Discover the culture and unknown customs of these people and how they are trying hard to maintain and preserve the true heritage of Kerala. Visit Marayoor, 42 km from Munnar known for its sandalwood forests. Marayoor Sandalwood Forests, houses a variety of trees and is protected under Forest Department of Kerala Government.

Explore the devastatingly beautiful Muniyara Dolmens which are megalithic burial chambers in Marayoor. Most of them belong to the early Neolithic Age built with huge slabs of stone, also called megaliths. This is a very rare site which shouldn’t be missed. You can also try visiting the nearby beautiful town of Chithirapuram, which is an ideal picnic spot famous for its postcard beauty. Its charming summer cottages and bungalows lure many tourists. Moreover it is also dotted with tea and spice plantations.
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