Idukki is one of the most mesmerizing hill stations of south India and the second largest district of kerala.
Main attractions are Thattekad Bird Sanctuary (Important birds found here include falcon, jungle fowl, water hen, hornbill etc.), Eravikulam Wild Life Sanctuary (The famous Neelakurinji grows here and It has a flowering cycle of 12 years).
It is known for its panoramic view points and the Idukki dam, which is world’s second and Asia’s first arch dam.
The district is accessible only by road. Rail and Airlink is not available.
Munnar is a town and hill station located in Idukki district in Kerala.
The temperature ranges between 15 °C and 25 °C in summer.
Main attractions are Eravikulam National Park (home to several species of rare butterflies, animals and birds, great place for trekking), Anamudi Peak (Highest Peak in South India), Mattupetty (for its storage masonry dam and the beautiful lake,which offers pleasurable boat rides), Pallivasal (immense scenic beauty and as a picnic spot), Chinnakanal & Anayirangal,Top Station, Tea Museum.
Munnar is famous for its vast tea plantations, many of them started by British.
Malayalam and Tamil are main languages spoken here.
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