||Idukki district on the high ranges of the Western Ghats.
||1, 600 meters
||557 sq kms
|| Idukki district on high range of Western Ghats
|Best time to visit
||September to May
||Annual Rainfall 270cm, 0°C-30°C
||Malayalam, Tamil, English
Bank, ATMs & Currency exchange in Munnar
. ATM : Federal Bank, Chelackal Building, Munnar
. ATM : SBT, Chelackal Jn., Munnar
. State Bank of India, Munnar : Tel : 91-486-230381
. State Bank of Travancore, Munnar : Tel : 91-486-230274
. State Bank of Travancore, Devikulam : Tel : 91-486-264234
. Federal Bank Munnar : Tel: 91-486-230325
. Union Bank Munnar : Tel: 91-486-230294
. District Co-operative Bank Munnar : Tel : 91-486-230258
BSNL, Airtel, Vodafone, Tata Docommo, Idea and Reliance have wide coverage in Munnar. However data cards can go for toss because of the heights and altitudes. However, BSNL has better connectivity than the others.
Clothing must be done in sync with the season. Woolens are preferable in all seasons.
. Tata General Hospital, Munnar Tel: 91-486-2530270
. Matha Hospital, Munnar Tel: 91-486-2530744
. Arun Hospital, Munnar Tel: 91-486-2530410
Nearest Petrol Pump
Munnar has fair share of petrol pumps, just like Ooty. Advisable is to get petrol from uphill for the purpose of getting better quality petrol than from the downhill area.
Kerala Government Tourists Offices -
. District Tourism Office, Kumily.
. DTPC Information Centre, Old Munnar, Munnar
. LCC, CarmelBuilding, GHRoad, Munnar
. Post Office's Caber Cafe, Near Theni Bustand, Munnar
Munnar - Eat and Dine
South Indian food. Like other Kerala cities, Munnar cuisines also comprise of the fish, rice, idali, sambar, uttappam, chutney, pickles, pappadams, etc. Food and meals are served on a long banana leafs with great courtesy. Savoured with fresh spices, direct from the garden of Munnar, almost all the delicacies and culinary delights are tinged generously with coconut flakes. The best to taste in Munnar is tea and coffee that are grown locally in the town. Munnar has many restaurants and hotels serving the local and other Indian and Continental cuisines.
. Hotel Saravana Bhavan (Try out this popular eating joint for top-valued veg banana meals.)
. Hotel Mahaveer,SN Annex, Munnar
. Purohit Restaurant, Hotel Mahalaxmi, Old Munnar
. Annapoorna Hotel, Green Ridge, Old Munnar
. Mahaveer Restaurant, Near Gandhi Statue, Munnar
. Patel Gujatrathi Restaurant, Near Sujatha inn, Munnar
Pure Kerala Restaurant
. Hotel Guru’s, Tea County Road, Munnar
. Hotel Guru Bavan,Colony Road, Munnar
. Hazrath, Market, Munnar
Multi Cuisine Restaurant
. Rapsy Restaurant, Main Bazaar (beef fry, biryani, paranthas, Spanish omelette, Israeli shakshuka)
. Silver Spoon Restaurant, Town Bus Stand, Munnar (Kerala fish curry)
. Silver Tips, Old Munnar
. Hotel T & U,Topstation road, Munnar
. Edassery Eastend, Temple Road, Munnar
. Royal Retreat,Adimali Road, Munnar