How to Reach Coimbatore to Munnar | The Best way to reach Munnar from Coimbatore
Coimbatore- Pollachi - Udumalapet - Chinnar – Marayoor - Munnar.
Total 160 Kms & will Take 05 hours Travel Time.
Coimbatore to Pollachi- 44 Km
It’s a straight highway from Coimbatore to Pollachi.
The route between Pollachi to Udumalapet one can enjoy the scenic beauty. The huge windmill farms along the way are an interesting sight.
After travelling from Udumalapet it’s about 37 km to reach Chinnar. A place rich in wildlife, it's a protected area that houses many endangered species. Located within the sanctuary, Thoovanam waterfall is another fantastic attraction of this place. A drive on the Udumalpet-Munnar road gives picturesque views of the Western Ghats. Chinnar is 37 km from Udumalpet and the reserve forests of Indira Gandhi Wildlife Sanctuary and National Park (now Anamalai Tiger Reserve) and Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary are located nearby. The ride is highly potent to witness animal crossings, as they move vertically towards Amaravathi dam for water and care should be taken not to disturb the animals as well as commuters safety..
From Chinnar to Marayoor its about 9 km and in Marayoor, guest can see Sandal wood forest and terrace farming. Marayoor is also famous for Jaggery. There are lot of Jaggery production Huts on the way..
Next destination on the way to Munnar from Marayoor is Lakkam Waterfalls which is about 15 KM from Marayoor and from Munnar it’s about 25 KM. Its surrounded by Tea Garden and forest.
Move forward from Lakkam Waterfalls the next stopover place is Eravikulam National Park which at a distance of 21 Km from Lakkam .
Enjoy the travel between the Tea plantations until you reach Munnar from Eravikulam National Park.
10.6 Km from National Park to Munnar town