20 Attractions to Explore Near Megamalai
All attractions near Megamalai
7.45km from Megamalai
The Suruli Falls is also known as Cloudland Falls and Megamalai Falls. It falls from a height of around 150 ft. The ideal time to visit this place is between the months of June and October
Ramakkalmedu view point
25.78km from Megamalai
Hillstation and a Hamlet. Noted for its panoramic beauty and numerous windmills and a historical site with a monument of Kuravan and Kurathi
Grizzled Squirrel Wildlife Sanctuary
30.21km from Megamalai
This was established in 1988 to protect the vulnerable giant grizzled squirrel. It is bordered by the Periyar Tiger Reserve.
38.41km from Megamalai
A 5.5-kilometer tunnel carved through a single continuous granite to move water from Irattayar Dam to Idukki Reservoir.
Ayyapancoil Hanging Bridge
41.1km from Megamalai
The longest hanging bridge in Idukki district built across Periyar river connecting two panchayaths. This place is famous for its picturesque scenery
42.12km from Megamalai
Parunthumpara is a viewpoint offering a birdseye view of endless stretches of green forests and low-lying areas. It is called Parunthumpara (eagle rock) because of its large rocky area with projection combined to look like an eagle facing the vast lands of the Western Ghat Mountains. The rock projection is called Tagore Rock as it appears to have the shape of Rabindranath Tagore, the famous Bengali polymath.
42.34km from Megamalai
Temple complex located inside a Tiger reserve. One of the largest annual pilgrimage in the world happens here- with 40 to 50 million devotees visiting it every year.
Calvari Mount View Point
46.03km from Megamalai
Soak in the views of Idukki Reservoir, the Western Ghat Mountains, and tribal villages.
48.73km from Megamalai
Situated at a height of 2,500 ft (760 m) above the sea level, the place is surrounded by deep valleys and hills, accompanied by meadows, grasslands, and cool refreshing climate. Pilgrims from the various regions gather here to witness the Makaravilakku, a holy flame that is believed to a supernatural phenomenon by the devotees, which appears annually on 14 January in the Ponnambalamedu summit
49.79km from Megamalai
A dam built across the Vaigai river. It provides water for irrigation to the Madhurai district and Dindigul district.
51.49km from Megamalai
One of the highest arch dams in Asia.This double curvature arch dam is constructed between two hills locally known as Kuravan and Kurathy.
Kolukku Malai Top
51.51km from Megamalai
The best place to view the sunrise, the beauty of tea plantations, clouds locked in valleys.
Vagamon Pine Forest
51.84km from Megamalai
The pine trees on the slopes of the hill create an incredible view. Pine forests are a rare sight in Kerala and this is one of the few you can visit.
52.52km from Megamalai
Third highest concrete gravity dam in India which is 138 metre tall and is constructed as a part of Idukki hydroelectric project along with the two other dams at Idukki and Kulamavu. One of the main Picnic spot and viewpoint in Idukki
Kurangani-Top Station Trail
53.11km from Megamalai
Kurangani hill station lies close to Bodinayakanur in Theni district of Tamil Nadu. This lesser known gem of a place amid the vastly explored Western Ghats also holds a precipitous ledge at the height point of 8782 ft.
53.56km from Megamalai
Three hours of a hard hike through tricky rock faces, breathtaking views, windy narrow paths. A viewpoint for an incredible sunrise.
54.66km from Megamalai
Hike through cloud cladded peaks and rhododendron valleys, experience the most beautiful sights of the Western Ghat Mountains.
Top Station Munnar
55.68km from Megamalai
Stay above the clouds, admire the beauty of the hills and the majestic sun emerging from the clouds in the morning.