Munnar Gate Tourism
 

Munnar

  munnar Munnar is the favored summer resort of the erstwhile British rulers in the colonial days.  
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Thekkady

  tekkady Lying close to the plantations, in the rich jungles of Periyar in Thekkady is one of the world's most fascinating natural wildlife. .  
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Kumarakom

  kumarakam Little islands on the Vembanad Lake..! Small water world!. .  
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Cochin

  cochin Cochin is indeed the " Queen of the Arabian Sea  
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Alleppey

  alleppy The name Alappuzha is derived from the geographical position and physical features of the place.  
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Kovalam

  kovalam Kovalam beach is known as the "Paradise of the South".  
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Varkala

  varkala Varkala Beach has wonderfull location in Kerala. The wooden architecture in its own style back dropped by the stunning views of coastline.  
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Thattekkad

  thattekkad located in the Kothamangalam Taluk of Ernakulam district on the northern bank of the Periyar river.  
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Guruvayoor

  guruvayoor Introduce yourself to a land that sways to the rhythms of nature.  
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Thiruvananthapuram

  tiruvanandapuram Thiruvananthapuram, the Capital City of Kerala.  
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ABOUT GURUVAYUR

   
 
   

GURUVAYUR

Guruvayur, the abode of Lord Sree Guruvayurappan, is located 29 kms north west to the cultural capital of the 'God's own country', Kerala. This narrow coastline strip of land on the south western edge of Indian subcontinent is one of the 10 paradises in the world. The geographical and bio diversity of Kerala with the coastline beaches and stretches of backwaters lined with the swaying coconut palms on one side and evergreen forests of the western ghats with very rich wildlife on the other side makes it a real paradise to the alien traveler.


HOW TO REACH GURUVAYUR
By road
Guruvayur is well connected with the other parts of the country by road and rail. The National highway is passing through Kunnamkulam which is just 8 kms away from Guruvayur. The private bus stand is towards the east of the temple, near Manjulal (the banyan tree). It is half an hour drive by car from Thrissur and busses ply every 5 minutes from Thrissur to Guruvayur. 
GURUVAYUR DEVASWOMKerala Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) runs bus services from all major locations of the state and  few inter-state services. The bus stand is 500 meters to the west of the temple. Both KSRTC and private busses offer interstate services to all major South Indian cities like Madras, Madurai, Palani, Salem, Coimbatore, Thiruchandoor, Mysore, Mangalore, Uduppi, Mookambika etc.


By rail
Guruvayur has got a railway station towards the east of the temple which is connected to the Madras-Mangalore main line at Thrissur. It has got computerised ticket booking facility and tickets can be booked to any locations from here. One from the Mangalore side can get down at the Kuttippram station. Regular buss services are available from there to Guruvayur. Those from the Madras/Trivandrum side can get down at Thrissur.


By air
Kochi international airport (Nedumbassery) is 80 kms from Guruvayur and the Calicut airport is 100 kms away. All major international flight services are operated from these airports.

 
     





  Set at an altitude of 6000 ft in Idukki district, Munnar was the favored summer resort of the erstwhile British rulers in the colonial days. Unending expanse of tea plantations - pristine valleys and mountains- exotic species of flora and fauna in its wild sanctuaries and forests - aroma of spice scented cool air - yes! Munnar has all these and more. It's the place you would love to visit - it's the place you would wish never to leave- so welcome - log on to munnargate.com for all information on Munnar anytime, every time.



  Location Idukki District on the high ranges of the Western Ghats
Altitude 5000-8000ft above sea level.
Area 26.2 sq.km
Rainfall 275 cm
Best time to Visit September to May
Clothing Wollen and Cotton
Languages
Malayalam, Tamil, Hindi and English.
 
 
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