Kerala Hill Stations
Western Ghats, rising to an average altitude of about 1550 metres features
some of the best hill resorts in the state of Kerala. The hill stations of
Kerala constitute typical tropical forests and some fascinating peaks lined
up with uniform tree line. These places provide for a clean and clear
atmosphere, one that is very beneficial for the health. That makes them
ideal health resorts in the state. Complemented further with rich biological
diversity, mounatins Kerala for some of the best places to spend vacations
The hill station in Kerala are known for their plantation lands. Tea,
coffee, rubber and cardamom are very popular here. Introduced at many places
by the Dutch and English colonial rulers, the plantation lands portray
beautiful landscapes. You can find all the prominent destinations highlighted on Kerala hill staions map.
The plantation lands also support diverse wildlife and
as such add to the nature and very charm of the place. Several Wildlife
Sanctuaries can be found bordering the famous hill station Kerala. With
some beautiful waterfalls at several places the hill stations picture an
abode of Gods.
The hill stations of Kerala are also known to provide numerous adventurous
tours. The low lying hills also feature some amazing treks that lead to a
different kind of an experience. The trails along the ridges and edges is
breathtaking with numerous scenic spots dotting the Ghats.
Kerala Hill Stations List :
The erstwhile hill resort of the British Government feature the highest
peak of South India, Anamudi, some 2695 metres above sea level. The place is
bestowed with lush grasslands and adventurous treks. Munnar is one of the
most visited hill stations of Kerala.
Lying in the vicinity of Munnar, some 16 kms from it, the features are
quite similar. The hill station has a lot of gum trees lining its edges.
Devikulam is also an important pilgrimage place. The lake, called Sita Devi
Lake is a great attraction and visited by thousands of pilgrims and
Kerala Hill Stations Tour Packages
Features : The tour package
provides for a true nature and wildlife tour through some popular
destinations of Kerala. A hike through Munnar and its adjacent hills
unfolds the beauty of the nature. The tour further leads to the beaches,
historic places and backwaters of Kerala. The places covered in the tour
include Cochin, Periyar, Kumarakom, Kovalam and more.
Features : The trail begins
from popular hill station of Kerala, Munnar and proceed further to other
destinations. There is a hike from Anamudi, Silent Valley, along the
Western Ghats and into the coastline destinations. The places visited
consist of Trivandrum, Thekkady, Cochin, Alappuzha, Kovalam and Munnar.
Features : The package
intends to cover most at Kerala, encompassing the natural beauty,
experience of backwaters, spice towns, hill stations, wildlife and some
popular shrines. The treks in the at Munnar and nearby hills makes it an
exciting tour. The destinations explored include Quilon, Alleppey,
Cochin, Munnar, Madurai, Periyar, Kumarakom and Kovalam.