5 Things To Do In Munnar in December

Munnar is the ultimate destination to experience peace, tranquillity, exotic aroma of Indian spices everywhere & of course the widespread sloping lush green tea plantations.

This is what one can imagine about this picture-perfect town in God’s own country. Munnar is visited throughout the year irrespective of the season. But December is a great season to visit Munnar.

Munnar in December

Though the Munnar hill station does not witness heavy snowfall like North Indian hill stations, Shimla or Manali, tourists around the globe visit Munnar in December during the Christmas & New Year. 

Set at an altitude of 6000 ft in the Idukki district of Kerala, Munnar is a breathtakingly beautiful hill station with plenty of tourist attractions.

Here’s our take on 5 things to do in Munnar in December.

Tea Plantation Tours at Kolukkumalai

Experience the refreshing aroma of the fresh green tea leaves at Kolukkumalai Tea Estate. Situated at 7900 ft, this tea garden in Munnar is one of the highest tea plantations in the world. One can visit here a century-old factory where different flavoured tea leaves production is carried out traditionally.

Mountain Biking at Suryanelli

Cycling lover? then you are bound to enjoy this activity around this tea estate town. Curvy bends and smooth roads make this one an exciting adventure activity to do in areas such as Suryanelli.

Rock Climbing at Fun Forest Adventure Park

Rock climbing is one of the most sought after adventure activity in Munnar. Done under the professional’s guidance, the rock climbing and rappelling is popular with tourists who seeks an adrenaline rush while on their holidays. Along with rock climbing, Fun Forest Adventure Park is also a wonderful amusement park with other activities to indulge in.

Elephant Safari at Carmelagiri

Fancy an elephant ride? Carmelagiri Elephant Park is set for kids and adults to enjoy an elephant safari in Munnar. Short elephant rides for the tourists are offered for 10-15 minutes.

Rosy aroma at Rose garden

Find a variety of flowers and tree species at this magnificent rose garden in Munnar. 2 acres of this garden will instantly fill you with energy and revitalise you. Also considered a romantic space for couples, this garden with a wide range of rose species is sure to add to your romantic vacations.