is connected to Trivandrum by a narrow winding road which
offers a scenic view on the way to Ponmudi. The climate is
always pleasant and it serves as a base for trekking and
hiking. The tea-gardens here are also famous.
Other attractions near Ponmudi include Golden Valley and a
number of rivulets and rapids, some even across the road.
Located in a rich forest area, this whole place may be of
interest to those who are interested in tropical vegetation.
There is also a rich wildlife around these hills.
Another attraction in the region is Agasthyarkoodam which is
one of the highest peak in the Western Ghats and the highest
peak (1868 m) in the district. This peak is famous for its
wilderness, and can be accessed only with permission from
the Forest Department. Meenmutty Falls is also a famous
attraction in the range. There
are various categories of hotels available in Ponmudi. For
more information and special discount on hotel booking in
Ponmudi please contact us.