Monday, October 28, 2013

Munnar-The abode of beauty

Idukki -the beautiful High range district of Kerala is famous for its Mountainous Hills and Dense Forests.For the people who resides in  Kerala, it is always associated with Power Generation.Really its a God's own district.Munnar,which includes in Idukki district is one of the attractions that contributed to Kerala's popularity as a travel destination among domestic and foreign travellers.It is situated about 1600 m above sea level and  the hill station of Munnar once used to be the summer resort of the erstwhile British administration in south India.This beauty endowed  hill station is marked by vast expanses of tea plantations.One of the main attractions near Munnar is the Eravikulam National ParkwLocated about 15 km from Munnar, this park is famous for its endangered inhabitant - the Nilgiri Tahr.It is spread over an area of 97 sq. km., this park is also home to several species of rare butterflies, animals and birds andit is a suitable place for trekking.Munnar is really a legentary place and is noted for its origin and evolution of tea plantations.Munnar is really a boon to nature lovers who wish to visit this God's own abode again and again.

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