A bumpy jeep safari ride cutting through tougher terrains is equally exciting as it is adventurous. When the destination is Munnar, the ride’s going to be an even better experience. The jeep safari activity will take you on a bumpy ride covering places like Kolukkumala – the second highest peak in South India sheltering some of the highest tea estates in the world, the Orthodox Tea Factory which was established in the year 1935, Meesapulimala, Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary and the Ponmudi Hills.
Kolukumala Jeep Safari
Situated at about 2,160 metres above sea level, Kolukkumala assures one the excellent views of the plains that border the neighbouring state of Tamil Nadu. The distant hills slipping in and out of the mist is a captivating sight. This place is prominent for its panoramic views and rugged mountains. The major attractions here is the jeep safari, tea trail and the Orthodox Tea Factory - one of the oldest tea factory in Kolukkumala where tea is processed in the orthodox way; and bet you, the tea from here is going to be the finest one you’ve had tasted!
Drive through the Kannan Devan Hills, the tea plantations, scenic valleys, spice plantations and the Lockhart Gap. The jeep safari activity will give one a chance to take a closer look at the spectacular countryside.
The Kolukkumala jeep safari activity is a full day activity.
Meesapulimala Jeep Safari
With an elevation of about 2,640 metres above sea level, Meesapulimala is the third highest peak in the Western Ghats belonging to the Indian subcontinent. The Anamudi and Mannamalai in the Idukki district of Kerala are the first two highest peaks.
En route the Meesapulimala in the jeep safari, one would pass through eight hills and the region that shares the borders both of Kerala and Tamil Nadu, driving through number of lush green valleys, blooms of Rhododendrons, the charming tea estates and gurgling brooks, one would finally reach Meesapulimala – a place with unspoiled beauty. The activity is a full day one.
Chinnar Jeep Safari
Rich in wildlife, the jeep safari activity to the Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary will provide one an incredible chance to spot the wide variety of animal species that belong to the sanctuary. Some of them include the elephants, spotted deer, bison, hanuman monkeys, tigers, panthers, etc. roaming freely in their natural habitat. The activity is organised during the night (between 9:00 pm to 1:00 am).
Ponmudi Jeep Safari
The jeep safari activity to the Ponmudi hills will cover up the major places like the spice plantations, Nadukani para view point, picnic point, Water lily pool, Ponmudi dam, the hanging bridge, etc.