Kolukkumalai, hill station and organic tea factory at munnar
Kolukkumalai, a scenic nature treat for your eyes
Kolukkumalai is the beautiful tourist spot at located at the border of idukki district it shares the border of the hills with tamil nadu state, such an awesome place is focused at the bodinaykannur taluk. bodinaykkannur pass is a main ghat pass situated at idukki district which connect idukki to madurai and this is the only ghat pass in idukki district. the tourist location is famous with the kolukkumalai tea factory located adjacent to munnar at sooryanelli. the tea factory is located at the highest altitudes from the sea level, is about 8000 feet above from the sea level.
The tea plantations are the highlight and the visitors are attracted by the awesome beauty of it, this kind of tea factory is very rare one in the world by its highest altitudes.the jeep safari to he destination is very interesting one, the road which connects to the hill top is very risk, so that the jeep safari is the most comfortable way. the plantations of the estate is about 100 years old. there only allowed the entry to the destination by munnar, although it focused at tamil tamilnadu borders the entry is only possible by the roads of kerala only.
The narrow roads to the destination is very dangerous so be careful about driving. it is really a beautiful place with green meadow. when you reached at the top you exactly at the border of kerala and tamil nadu. the hill top separate the two states. kolukkumalai tea estate is focused at tamil nadu, 100 rupee is the entry at kolukkumalai tea estate. You can buy the best tea from the shops arranged at here. munnar is the nearest town to the kolukkumalai hills, aluva is the nearest railway station of the destination and the nearest possible airport is situated at nedumbassery. november to march is the best time to visit.