Famous Tourist Hill Stations In Kerala

Hill Stations In Kerala lying on the windward side of the Western Ghats, Kerala has a long chain of lush, mist-clad hill stations that are home to exotic wildlife. All the hill resorts in Kerala offer the most magical experience of nature in all its virgin beauty.


Ponmudi Hill Station In Kerala

An idyllic hill station, Ponmudi, situated 915 m above sea level has a deer park and excellent trekking trails. Wild orchids grow profusely on the Ponmudi hillsides embroidered with winding, wooded paths.


Distance to Ponmudi Hill Station from Thiruvananthapuram: 61 km


Munnar Hill Station In Kerala

Munnar Hill Station situated at the confluence of three mountain streams, 1600 m above sea level, this hill station was once the summer resort of the erstwhile British Government in South India. Sprawling tea plantations, picture-book towns, winding lanes and holiday facilities make this a popular resort town.


Distance to Munnar Hill Station from Idukki: 60 km


Davikulam Hill Station In Kerala

This idyllic hill station with its velvet lawns, exotic flora and fauna and the cool mountain air is a rare experience. The Devikulam Lake is ideal for trout fishing.


Distance to Munnar Hill Station from Munnar in Idukki: 7 km


Peerumedu Hiil Station In Kerala

Peermedu, the famous plantation town, takes its name from peer Mohammed, a Sufi saint and close associate of the erstwhile Royal Family of Travancore. Wide vistas of tea, cardamom, rubber and coffee plantations interspersed with silver cascades, sculptural rocks, meadows and mist-cloaked hilltops make Peerumedu an unforgettable experience.


Distance to Peerumedu Hill Station from Thekkady in Idukki: 35 km.


Vagamon Hill Station In Kerala

Grass-covered hills, velvet lawns and the cool mountain air make Vagamon a perfect holiday retreat. Dotted with tea gardens and meadows, this hill country is a haven of tranquility.


Distance to Vagamon Hill Station from Peerumedu in Idukki: 25 km


Nelliyampathy Hill Station In Kerala

This fascinating hill station reached by traversing 23 hairpin curves has several vantage viewpoints including Kesavan Para and Seethargundu. The dense and verdant forests harbor exotic wildlife.


Distance to Nelliyampathy Hill Station from Palakkad: 75 km south-east.


Vythiri Hill Station, Wayanad In Kerala

Tucked away at the northeastern tip of Kerala, this Quaint little hill station about 1300 m above sea level is renowned for its coffee, tea, cardamom, pepper and rubber plantations. Mist-capped mountains and breathtaking scenery dominate other tourist attractions.


Distance to Vythiri Hill Station, Wayanad from Kozhikode: 60 km.


Lakkidi Hill Station In Kerala

The gateway to Wayanad, Lakkidi is situated 700 m above sea level, at the crest of the Thamarasseri Ghat Pass. Lofty peaks, gurgling streams and luxuriant forests add magic to the journey up the winding roads to this hill station.


Distance to Lakkidi Hill Station in Wayanad from Vythiri: 5 km south


Pythal Mala Hill Station In Kerala

This enchanting hill stations, situated 4500 ft above sea level near the Kerala – Karnataka border, is rich in flora and fauna. It is a 6 km trek to the top of the hill.


Distance to Pythal Mala Hill Station from Kannur: 65 km.


Kottancherry Hill Station In Kerala

Lying close to the Cauvery, this quite haven is a favorite with nature lovers and eco-tourists. The nearby village of Konnakkad, with its rain forests and verdant surroundings, is ideal for trekking.


Distance to Kottancherry Hill Station from Kanhangad in Kasaragod: 30 km northeast

Ranipuram Hill Station In Kerala

Ranipuram Hill Station situated 750 m above sea level, Ranipuram is famous for its trekking trails and varied vegetation – evergreen shola wood, monsoon forests and grasslands. This area was formerly known as Madathumala.

Distance to Ranipuram Hill Station from Kasaragod: 85 km


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Kerala is not a familiar place to me as I have never been there yet. It looks nice and would like to plan a tour of there after my yellow bus tour.

I love to read more about Kerala tourism and I also should try to get stuff about it.