Eravikulam National Park-Beauty and Beasts
A thrilling destination in Munnar is the Eravikulam National Park - home to the endemic and endangered Nilgiri Tahr. The breathtaking beauty of the park along with the rich biodiversity it has to offer will certainly keep you captivated. You can keep yourself occupied with some trekking expeditions and wildlife spottings.
The park gives you a marvellous view of the tea plantations and the mist covered rolling hills. It is also known as the Land of the Neelakurinji - a flower that blooms once in 12yrs. You can travel deep into Rajamalai, the tourist area to discover the depths of the forest. It also boasts of the high Anamudi Peak located in the core area of the park. The place promises an exciting day with its stark beauty and variety of flora and fauna. The National Park is usually closed at the time of calving of Nilgiri Tahr which is usually during the early months of every year. Private vehicles are not allowed here.