Devikulam


Literally meaning “the pond or lake of the Devi”, Devikulam is a small hill station with many tea plantations, in the state of Kerala, on the way Munnar-Kumily (Thekkady) Highway. Located an altitude of 1800 m above sea level, 16 km away from Munnar, 50 km away is the famous Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary. This idyllic hill station with its velvet lawns, exotic flora and fauna and the cool mountain air is a rare experience. The Sita Devi Lake with its sparkling crystal clear waters and picturesque surroundings is a good picnic spot. Besides the expansive tea plantations, a spice garden, Rose garden run by the district tourism promotion council nurtures a wide variety of spices.


Devikulam is a trekker’s paradise. The lush green landscape, the mountain trails and the verdant woods are simply irresistible to the adventurer. The attraction that brings in many tourists to Devikulam is trout fishing, it is important to note that you may require a permit before you wield the fishing rod. Now most of the properties are with TATA Tea Company. For visiting the lake we have to get permission from them. View Point from where you could see Bison valley, Pallivasal Waterfalls is other nearby attraction of Devikulam. The Pooyamkooty and the Edamalayar Hydro electric Project sights are near by Devikulam. The climate of the hill resort of Devikulam is mild throughout the year. So you can take a tour to the Devikulam at anytime.

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