Munnar is a picturesque hill station which is characterized by its vast Tea & Cardamom plantations. It was the British summer resort during the British rule in India. It is a very luxuriating place because of its plush Green hills covered with tea & spice plantations. Mountains layered with dense clouds is a visual delight here.
Munnar History: The people of Muthuvan tribal community were the earliest inhabitors of Munnar. John Daniel Munro, a British resident introduced the world to Munnar. Hence, this beautiful place was also the resort of the British kingdom in India. A.H. Sharp planted tea in 50 acres of land at Parvathy, Munnar. Since then, Munnar is known for its vast tea plantations.
Popular Attractions: The best season to visit Munnar is between October & March, after the monsoon. The greenery takes a boost during this time. However, the atmosphere remains cool & pleasant throughout the year. It is one of the most perfect destinations for Honeymoon goers. People here are highly educated & speak Malayalam and Tamil as the regional languages. However, you can converse in English with them.
The meaning of “Moon-aar” is 3 rivers. Madupetti, Nallathanni & Periavaru are the rivers which flow through this town & then join some distance away. If you think that this place is perfect for your getaway, then book Munnar Tour with Footloose Holidays now!