Planning a Holiday to Munnar? These are the Best Times to Visit Munnar
Munnar is a popular hill station located in the Idukki district of Kerala, India. Thousands of tourists visit this scenic destination every year to witness the majestic sprawling green hills, the historic tea plantations, beautiful waterfalls and the rare flora and fauna that is home to this magnificent piece of land in God’s own country.
Ideally, the best time to visit Munnar is from the months of December to February. These are probably the fogg, coolest and most peasant months, with temperatures going as low as 10 degree Celsius. Yet this period has a lot to offer honeymooners, adventure and trekking enthusiasts as the weather allows for a lot of activity based sightseeing. It is recommended that you carry your woolens when you visit Munnar during this time of the year.
Next, we have the months of March, April and May which are typically the warm months that Munnar witnesses. The days are bright and sunny while the weather turns pleasantly cool during the evenings. This period is ideal for tourists looking for a leisurely sightseeing experience. One can indulge oneself by visiting the Tata Tea Museum to catch glimpses of the history of tea cultivation in Munnar and also visit popular attractions like Top Station which is known for its picture postcard views. It is recommended that you carry light cottons during the duration of your visit in these months.
Then there are the monsoon months of June, July and August. Typically, the month of June begins with the advent of the South West monsoons that arrive to offer relief to the scorched hills and plains of the state of Kerala. The monsoons give Munnar a charm of its own. It tends to bring out the romantic in each of those who visit the region during these months. The mist laden mountain tops and the lush green meadows and flowing rivulets could make many a heart sing in joy.
Finally there are the months of September to November. These moths witness a bit of rains too with the onset of the north east monsoons. The weather is mostly pleasant with a few drizzles. Tourists can take in the pleasant misty climate as they can enjoy the beauty of the mist laden hills of Munnar.
The best time to visit Munnar would depend on your preference as a traveler with regards to the kind of activity ort holiday that you would like to have. That being said, Munnar offers some of the best holiday experiences throughout the year for everyone. At Blanket Hotel and Spa guests can enjoy the beauty and splendor of Munnar in a luxurious five star hotel setting.