Monday, December 5, 2016

Meesapulimala - The Perfect Adventure Trekking Spot in Munnar

Meesapulimala is one of the most beautiful and perfect adventure trekking spot in Munnar. The Meesapulimala peak is at a height of  2640 meters above the sea level and is regarded as the third highest peak in the Western Ghats. As we all know, Munnar is one of the most exotic winter travel destinations in India and attracts a large number of tourists throughout the year.

One of the major aspect of this amazing hill station in Kerala is the number of potential adventure spots, which makes it a perfect holiday destination for the adventure enthusiasts. One such adventure spot in Munnar is the Meesapulimala hills, which is regarded as one of the best trekking spots in south India. The misty mountains of Meesapulimala has of late become one of the most popular travel spots in Kerala, especially among the youngsters.

Meesapulimala is near to the Kolukkumalai tea estate in Munnar, which is one of the highest tea estate in the world and one has to travel for almost an hour and more from Munnar town.

Trekking throught the Meesapulimala hills can help you in enjoying the high altitude grasslands and the hilly rain-forest that are peculiar for the western ghats. While on your trekking expedition through the Meesapulimala hills, you can enjoy the views of the plains of Tamil Nadu in the eastern direction. You can also view various wild animals such as elephants, sloth bear, sambar and the Nilgiri tahr while on your trekking trip along the Meesapulimala hills.

The Kerala Forest Development Corporation (KFDC) is in charge of this area and provides trekking packages to travellers where they are picked and dropped back after their trekking trips. The tourism department is all set to make Munnar one of the major winter vacation destinations in India, and adventure spots such as Meesapulimala can help in attaining it.

There are various travel agents who can help you in experiencing the amazing trekking tour along the Meeshapulimala hills in Munnar and you can decide which tour operator to go with.

If you are interested for an adventure trekking expedition at Meesapulimala, then the months from September to March would be the most ideal time. During these months the climate will be amazingly cool and you would really enjoy your trip.

It is also highly recommended to avoid family, kids and elderly person along with you during the trek, as it is not an easy one and require some level of stamina and fitness to complete the trek. The climatic conditions are also tough and elderly person with health issues will find it difficult to take the trek.

The trekking along the Meesapulimala hills in Munnar will take hours to complete and hence you should be in a better physical condition to take the challenge. Otherwise you will have to quit your trekking trip in the middle and return back. So be fit and take the Meesapulimala trekking challenge to enjoy the nature of the beauty to its fullest. The sights of the misty mountains and clouds is something that you cannot miss out in your lifetime and also make sure to carry your camera with you to capture those amazing beauty of the nature.