Info & facts , MUNNAR


Useful Facts, Munnar

STD Code: 04865
Pin Code: 685612
Official website: http://www.keralatourism.org/
Communication: BSNL 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 reliance.
Clothing: Clothing must be done in sync with the season. Woolens are preferable in all seasons.
Police Station 91-486-230321
Tourist Season : August to March 
The visitors can see unending tea plantations on entry into Munnar. Among the exotic flora found in the forests and grasslands here is the Neelakurinji a flower which bathes the hills in blue colour once every twelve years. The Neelakurinji, will bloom next in 2006 AD. Munnar also has the highest peak in South India - Anamudi - which towers over 2695 M and is an ideal spot for campers who like to do some trekking. 
Location Idukki District on the high ranges of the Western Ghats 
Altitude 5000-8000 ft above sea level. 
Area 26.2 sq. km. 
Temperature 0°C - 30° C
(Summer : 15.2°C - 25.8°C 
Winter : 0°C - 10° C) 
Rainfall 275 cm 
Best time to visit September to May Clothing Woollen and cotton Languages spoken Malayalam, Tamil, Hindi and English. 
Boundaries North : Coimbatore 
South : Pallivassal Panchayath 
East : Vattavada Panchayath 
West : Kuttampuzha Panchayath
List of Munnar hotels