Munnar – Mattupetty
Mattupetty in Munnar – Otherwise spelled as Madupetty is among the must-visit destinations in the tourist hotspots of Munnar. It is a beautiful picnic spot that always attracts visitors and part of any tour packages. People love touring the dam and lake here and families can regularly be seen enjoying a fine afternoon in the area. The view of the valley from here is breath-taking and one gets to simply relax and enjoy the beautiful weather. The Kundala tea plantations and the Kundala lake are other attractions in the neighborhood.
The place got its name after the famous Indo-Swiss farm project was launched in the area in 1963. The area has a substantial population of high-yielding cattle on the farm. Visitors are permitted occasionally only based on the management decision.
The lush green tea plantations and forests in and around Mattupetty are ideal for trekking and host a large number of unique bird species. The District Tourism Promotion Council (DTPC), Idukki provides boating facilities at Mattupetty Dam that is loved by all our visitors. The drive up the location itself is loved by all who embark upon it, as the mist-covered valleys rising to meet you are a truly remarkable sight.
How to reach Echo Point in Munnar
Nearest railway station: Changanacherry, about 93 km and Aluva about 108 km from Munnar and Nearest airport: Cochin International Airport, about 115 km; Madurai in Tamil Nadu, about 140 km
Where to Stay
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Tour packages to Mattupetty in Munnar
Wheather in Munnar – Summer (April – June), Winter (October – Mid March), Monsoon (June – September)