Kanthaloor View Point - Things to Know Before Visiting
Unnamed Road, Kerala 685620, India
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About Kanthaloor View Point
Viewpoint overlooking a valley below. A nice rocky place to spend time absorbing a peaceful scenary, and to feel the cold winds brushing the body softly.
Kanthaloor View Point located in Idukki district of Kerala state overlooks a valley below. The viewpoint is located on a large rock where you can sit and enjoy views peacefully, especially during evenings. Watching sunlight pouring through the clouds illuminting the valley in different shades of green is a serene scene to witness here.
A small farm runs right near the viewpoint where you can buy fresh products from the forest- like wild honey, guavas, amla, and lemongrass oil. The farm also has a treehouse where you can spend time looking at the peaceful scenary. There is a small entrance fee of 20 INR to enter the farm.
There is a short hike to reach the viewpoint and it is advised to be here in the evening as there is not much cover from the sunlight if you are heading here midday.
Attractions Near Kanthaloor View Point
20 meters high waterfall set in the wilderness overlooking view towards open valleys. You can shower underneath the falls if you are willing to fight the coldness of the waters.
The Muniyara Dolmens are magnificent prehistoric dolmens, situated in Marayoor, Idukki. The tourists trek through the area of Muniyara to reach 15 different types of Dolmens, which belongs to the Neolithic Age, i.e. between 3000 BC and 14000 BC.
Hike to the waterfall through the forests of Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary.
Situated at the bank of lake overlooking mountains, the place got it's name from the loud echo it makes.
Stay above the clouds, admire the beauty of the hills and the majestic sun emerging from the clouds in the morning.
Hike through cloud cladded peaks and rhododendron valleys, experience the most beautiful sights of the Western Ghat Mountains.
Where is Kanthaloor View Point
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Into the clouds. Hill stations, waterfalls, tea plantations, high altitude peaks.
What Visitors Say About Kanthaloor View Point
Viewpoint overlooking a valley below. Spent about two hours here just watching the clouds moving, the color changing as sunlight comes and goes, playing some music in the small speaker. The place also has a tree house and and a small farm selling wild honey, lemon grass oil and amala but you have to pay an entry fee of some 20 INR. Kanthaloor waterfalls can be seen from here at a distance.