Pothamedu view point idukki – location, best time to visiting and trekking
Pothamedu view point, located near to munnar at idukki
Pothamedu view point is a main tourist attraction on the way to munnar, it situated 5 km away from munnar which offers a wonderful scenic beauty. pothamedu not only offers a scenic beauty but also the adventurous trekking opportunities for the visitors. the trekking through thee beautiful forests will reveal the exact beauty of munnar and near places surround this hilly area. the plantations of tea, coffee, cardamom and pepper can be see very plenty throughout the area. when you see the lush greenish of this area, it look like the garden of heaven because the plantations on the hills appears like a blanket to the peak, then you can understand kerala is really god’s own country.
Actually idukki is commonly known as spice garden of kerala, a major part of contributions to earn foreign money by this valley. from the hill top it will give a good view to see muthirambuzha which is the tributary river of periyar river. and also the the first arch dam in india at idukki. these two are the adjacent beauties got from pothamedu view point. peoples take part in trekking through the tea and cardamom plantations, this view point is the typical station to see the entire beauty of munnar, experience trekking and hiking.
The best time to visit the pothamedu view point is from august to may, the lack of monsoon in this period will give the comfortable atmosphere to enjoy the trekking and visiting the hill top in best level. during winter season the mist overlap the hills, it may be great feel for you. munnar is the nearest possible town to access bus services to other places, the nearest railway station is located at aluva with an approximate distance of 110 km from here. when you travel 130 km from here you can reach at the nearest airport at kochi.