Do you want to rekindle the love on your honeymoon? Are you a fan of gorgeous destinations that are paradise on the earth? If yes, then you should think about Munnar in Kerala which is wrapped with lush green tea plantations, exotic hotels, misty mountains, gorgeous sunsets, and prismatic waterfalls.
Located in Idukki district of Kerala, Munnar is one of the most beautiful hill stations in south India, and it has a long stretch of greenery to stumble upon. This gorgeous destination is often called the “Darjeeling of South India” since it also has the gorgeous tea estates and the finest tea but doesn’t expect to get the majestic views of Kanchenjunga mountains. Instead, open your eyes wide for the most romantic encounters on your Kerala honeymoon package like sunrise watching, waterfalls tours, and Ayurveda treatment for which Munnar honeymoon is famous for.
Follow this tried and tested 48-hour guide to Munnar’s most romantic attractions if you want to experience the best of Munnar in just 2 days.
How & Where To Explore The First Day In Munnar?
1. Saravana Bhavan
Wake up early around 8 AM, and start your first day in Munnar with an extremely delicious breakfast at Sarvana Bhavan. The place is best to savor the authentic South Indian served in Banana leaves. Without going much broke on budget, feed your tummy, the exotic Dosa with coconut chutney.
2. Mattupetty Dam
If you want to savor a romantic picnic adventure with your spouse, visit Mattupetty Dam, which is just 11 km from Munnar. As the name suggests, Mattupetty Dam is a significant dam in Kerala, and many tourists visit this place for watching how hydroelectric power is generated.
Best For – its a blissful place for couples who are interested in going for a boat ride amidst nature. Since the dam is surrounded by the spectacular views of the green mountains wrapping it and couples can take full advantage of witnessing the rare birds through binoculars.
Suggested Tour – 5N/6D Kerala Houseboat Honeymoon Package
3. Echo Point
A must visit place in Kerala tour package, Echo Point is th finest romantic location in Munnar where you will love shouting your sweetheart’s name loud and hear the same words that you spoke. This goes something like this; if you scream “I Love You,” the voice will echo all around you with the same intensity. How is it sounding?
Best For – Couples looking to spend some alone time amidst nature since Echo Point is surrounded by one prismatic lake. The place is favorable for couple photography as you will find the mesmerizing lush green contrasts of valleys in the background.
Timing/Price/Distance – Visit this mysterious place between 6 AM to 7:30 PM. There are no entry tickets for Echo Points. You can take a private taxi drive around 18 km from Munnar to reach Echo Point.
Suggested Trip – 6 Nights 7 Days Kerala Honeymoon Package
4. Top Station
Top Station is seated amidst the three mountain ranges – Mudrapuzha, Nallathanni, and Kundala. Honeymoon couples who are looking to find the soul-stirring views can witness the majestic views of the prismatic Western Ghats at a 17,00 m elevation. To reach the top, there is a little trekking required, which is worth it to get the spectacular views of the entire valley.
Best For – Adventure enthusiasts couple would find Top Station amazing since there are plenty of things to do over there like sipping a hot piping coffee, get the clear view of cobalt clouds.
Distance & Timing – Top Station is just around 35 km from mainland Munnar, and the place is open for tourists from 6 AM to 6 PM.
Suggested Tour Plan – 07 Nights 08 Days Kerala Honeymoon Package
5. Tata Tea Museum
Tata Tea Museum visit is the major inclusion in Kerala itinerary and couples who leave Munnar without exploring it on foot put honeymoon in shame. Explore the Tata Tea Museum hills with your spouse holding hands and sample the lip-smacking Tea in INR 100 per head. Watch out how India’s famous tea is made at this place.
Best For – For the couples who wants to gets astonished with the green hills. You can take a short day trip and watch a short film on projector featuring insightful knowledge about tea cultivation in Munnar.
Distance & Timing – It is around 72 km from Cochin Airport, and couples can visit Tata Tea Museum through 9 AM to 4 PM, except Mondays.
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When To Explore Munnar
If you want to make your sweetheart fall in love with verdant greenery on honeymoon, then monsoon months like June to September is the best time for romantic Munnar trip. It is the time when Munnar is blanketed with greenery as far as eyes can stretch. However, the peak tourist months in Munnar ranges from November to February, specifically, December to January are months when Munnar is thong with tourists.
Tips For Hassle-Free Honeymoon In Munnar
- Make sure to extend your Kerala honeymoon package from 2 days to a minimum of 6 days, since there are plenty of romantic encounters you can indulge in. From waterfalls to camping to wildlife safari exploration, the ideal honeymoon in Munnar asks for ample time.
- Waterfalls, Safari ride, and Museums entry and some of the activities in Munnar requires a lump-sum cost. So, make sure your package is inclusive of sightseeing, tickets, transfers, hotels, and meals.