Munnar is among the most popular honeymoon spots from Bangalore . Munnar means Three rivers and the popular tourist destination derives its name from the confluence of the three rivers Madhurapuzha, Nallathanni and Kundaly rivers. It was a popular summer station during the British rule and the british planters introduced tea plantations to Munnar. Today, Munnar offers beautiful verdant vistas of tea plantations and the purple-blue of the Neelakurinji flowers which blooms in 12 years. Frequented by honeymooners who book Munnar Honeymoon Packages from Bangalore and loved by families who book family holidays from Bangalore, Munnar’s idyllic settings let you do just what you want.
A trip and trek through the verdant tea gardens around Munnar is an unforgettable way to enjoy a city break from Bangalore. Munnar has many popular activities like hiking up the Anaimudi Peak, which offers striking views of the town, trout fishing at Sita Devi Lake, hear your voice resound in the mountains at Echo Point, savor freshly brewed tea at the tea estates and many more unique activities for guests visiting Munnar.
If you are planning for one of the popular Munnar Honeymoon Packages from Bangalore, here are some tips for you.
How many days are required for a trip to Munnar from Bangalore?
A Munnar trip requires at least 3 days . Budget 1 day to reach Munnar, seond day to do sightseeing in Munnar and the third day to return back from Munnar to Bangalore. You can reach Munnar by Car, bus, train or flight and the plan will actually depend on the mode of travel that you choose from Bangalore to Munnar
How to book a Munnar Honeymoon Packages from Bangalore by Bus ?
Instead of booking a direct bus to Munnar a better option will be to book a bus from Bangalore to Kochi and alight at Angamaly or Aluva in morning , do refreshments and then take a taxi or cab from Aluva to Munnar which is a distance of 130 kilometers. Buses from Munnar to Bangalore start from Madiwala or Kalasipalaya and you can book bus tickets in advance at websites like www.redbus.in .There are few direct buses from Bangalore to Munnar and the travel time from Bangalore to Munnar is 14 hours. If you book a bus from Bangalore to Kochi and a cab from Kochi, then you can use the same cab for sightseeing in Munnar as well as point to point travel is very difficult in considering that sightseeing locations in Munnar are far from each other. Travelling from Ernakulam or Aluva to Munnar by bus is not recommended as the roads are winding roads through hills and travelling in local buses which stops frequently may be uncomfortable for most people.
How to book a Munnar Honeymoon Packages from Bangalore by Train?
When you book one of the Munnar Honeymoon Packages from Bangalore, you can use websites like www.irctc.co.in or Cleartrip and book a train that passed through Ernakualm Station. There are multiple trains from Bangalore to Ernakulam and you can alight at Aluva Railway Station or Ernakulam Railway Station. There are two railway stations in Ernakulam – Ernakulam Town (North) and Ernakulam Junction (South) and you can get down at any of these station and proceed on a cab to Munnar.
How to book a Munnar Honeymoon Packages from Bangalore by Flight?
Nearest Airports to Munnar include Cochin, Coimbatore and Madurai and flights are available from Bangalore to all these airports. Once you arrive at any of these airports you can take a pre paid cab to Munnar and the cost has to be paid at the airport prepaid taxi counter which will be slightly higher than the normal local taxi charges.
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How to book a Munnar Honeymoon Packages from Bangalore by Cab?
If you are planning for driving yourself then you can opt for via NH 209, via AH 43/NH 7 and can use the map below which shows the driving routes from Bangalore to Munnar through the shortest possible route. The distance is around 520 kilometers and the time will be around 9 hours if you opt for a self drive
Munnar with its aromatic verdant tea plantations and pristine views is a must visit on any weekend in Bangalore. Have you enjoyed any of the things that can be done in Munnar or did you book any of the Munnar Honeymoon Packages from Bangalore? How was your experience.