Located in the notable hill town of Munnar, Mattupetty is situated 13 km from Munnar at an altitude of 1700 meter. Bestowed with mesmerizing sight seeing places, evergreen tea plantation, gorgeous grassland, and Shola forest, it is an ideal place for nature lovers. You can also have look at the Majestic Dams and Indo-Swiss Live stock project in the enchanting district of Idukki.
Places of Attractions
Sight seeing – The town of Mattupetty lies amidst the valley of Western Ghat, thus, it emerges as an ideal place for nature and adventure lovers. The city is the perfect home to the mesmerizing tea and coffee garden, the Shola Forest, lush green grasslands which make it prime centre for adventure and sport seekers. You can have glimpse of variety of endangered birds, comes from different countries. Further, Rivulets and cascades across the terrain add double charm to the beauty of the place.
Indo-Swiss Livestock Project – It is one of the most notable project running under the joint leadership of India and Switzerland. In the project, there are more than 100 kinds of high yielding cattle tamed for dairy items. You can have look only 3 farms out of 11. You can also enjoy the beauty of nearby tea plantation at Kundala.
Mattupetty Lake and Dam – It is one of the most preferred attraction of the hill station. Located amidst the hills of Idukki, the place emerges as remarkable destination for peace and picnic lovers. To make your sojourn an unforgettable affair in the gods country, the District Tourism Department offers speed boats, motor boats, pedal boats and row boat facilities.