Devikulam Hills Munnar
Devikulam Hills in Munnar is a wonderful picnic spot located 8 kilometers away from Munnar. Its green lawns and a vast range of exotic flora and fauna have made it a must-visit picnic spot for all who come to Munnar. The nearby Sita Devi Lake is visited by visitors throughout the year. Its pristine waters and scenic surroundings make it a beautiful location to unwind. This area is also perfect for fishing.
The name Devikulam is a union of the words Devi, from the goddess Devi and Kulam, meaning pond. According to legend, the goddess Sita Devi of the Ramayana epic bathed in the beautiful Devikulam lake waters surrounded by lush, green hills, now named Sita Devi Lake. The lake attracts tourists not only because of its sacredness but also for the healing powers of its mineral waters. Most of the residents in this town speak Malayalam and Tamil. Nearby, are the spectacular Pallivasal Waterfalls, thick, green tea plantations, and the natural vegetation of slim red and blue and yellow gum trees.
So, people visiting Munnar will definitely visit Devikulam hills because of the sacredness and links with Ramayana.
How to reach Devikulam Hills Munnar
Nearest railway station: Aluva, about 112 km and Nearest airport: Cochin International Airport, via Aluva-Munnar Rd, about 111 km
Where to Stay
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