Devikulam Munnar Kerala

Devikulam is one of the most important tourist place in Munnar, Kerala. In this post, You can read the information about Devikulam such as Devikulam places to visit, Devikulam Climate, Best time to visit devikulam, How to reach devikulam from munnar, Hotels and Restaurants.

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We will see the one of the best tourist place in munnar that is Devikulam.

Devikulam Munnar


Devikulam small hill station about 5 kilometres from munnar, kerala. Name meaning is Devi, from the goddess Devi and kulam, meaning pond. The Sita Devi of the Ramayana epic bathed in the beautiful Devikulam lake.

This lake water surrounded by lush, green hills. Now it named as Sita Devi Lake. The Sita Devi Lake one of the good tourist spot. Because of mineral waters and beautiful situations. The lake also ideal for trout fishing.

Devikulam places to visit
Devikulam places to visit

Devikulam places to visit


Some of the other important devikulam places to visit are

Sita Devi Lake Devikulam

Sita Devi Lake located near Devikulam, kerala. This lake is surrounded by tea plantations, lush greens forest and hills.

We need to get special approval from the TATA TEA  regional officer Munnar. This lake is the best picnic spot for tourist.

Sita devi lake is one of the unpolluted lake in the munnar. The climate is good near this lake.

Mattupetty Dam

Mattupetty Dam is 14 km distance from the Devikulam. This dam best tourist places in munnar. Mattupetty Dam mainly build to conserve water for hydroelectricity.

Dam has been a vital source of power yielding along with other such dams, huge revenue to the states. The large amount of perennially available water allows wild animals and birds to flourish.

Pallivasal Falls

Pallivasal falls is 19 km distance from the Devikulam. pallivasal falls one of the most popular waterfalls in Devikulam.

This spot is excellent for picnics and sightseeing. Situated around 8 km from munnar and  ideal location for nature walk, sightseeing, trekking etc..,

Carmelagiri Elephant Park

devikulam places to visit
Devikulam places to visit

Elephant Park is 11 km distance from the Devikulam. This park is most beautiful place where we can go short elephant ride.

The charge for this ride is high but good place where we can enjoy and take photos. In elephant park they are some shops, where we can buy good quality tea. The cost of the tea is high but quality is awesome.

Photo Point

Photo point is 12 km distance from the Devikulam. This places is awesome where can take photos.

The Photo taken in this places will remember your memory about the munnar visit.

Carmelgiri Botanical Garden

Botanical Garden is 11.1 km distance from the Devikulam. In this places we can see lot of botanical plants and shop to purpose the natural items.

Restaurants also we can find in this place. We can also take photo of the botanical plants. You need to take ticket and pay charge for Camera.

Eravikulam National Park

Eravikulam National Park is 27 km distance from the Devikulam. This National park located along the Western Ghats in the Idukki district of Kerala in India. This is also a Land of Neelakurinji.

Neelakurinji flowers blooms once in twelve years. National park is 97 sq. km and also the first national park in kerala.

Thoovanam Falls

Thoovanam falls is 59 km distance from the Devikulam. thoovanam waterfalls one of the most beautiful waterfalls in Kerala.

Falls located inside Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary. The falls formed by Pambar River. One of the best among devikulam places. To visit and also a popular trekking trail in munnar.

Keezharkuthu Falls

Keezharkuthu falls is 72 km distance from the Devikulam.

One of the good place to visit during rainy season to enjoy the beauty of this place. So to reaching the falls requires a 10 km trek through the jungle.

This trek starting at a place called Malayinchi is usually done with the help of local peoples.

Devikulam Climate


During summer from March to May, Temperature ranging from 8°C to 16°C. June to September due to medium or heavy rainfall making the air feel cooler. December to February, Temperature ranging from 0°C to 10°C.

Best Time to Visit Devikulam


The best time to visit Devikulam is from the month of Aug to May. However this place is also easily accessible from munnar town.

How to reach Devikulam – Distance from munnar to devikulam


Distance from munnar to devikulam is 9.5 km. Once you have reach the munnar town.

You can take taxi or bike or bus to the mattupetty dam. Similarly on the ways to devikulam from munnar. You can also visit some more places like munnar valley view, St Peter’s Church, Camp munnar and lush green forest etc..,

Hotels near Devikulam


Tourist can also stay near devikulam. There are many hotels near Devikulam. Some of the most important hotels are

Hotel Name – Pine Tree Munnar
Address – Devikulam Circular Road, Devikulam, Munnar 685 613
Hotel Name – Munnar Valley View
Address – Devikulam New colony Devikulam, Munnar 685613
Hotel Name – Golden Green
Address – Golden Green Resorts, Near govt Hr.sec.,school ,Devikulam, Munnar 685612
Hotel Name – The Tall Trees Munnar
Address – PB No 40, Bison Valley Road, Pothamedu, Munnar 685612
Hotel Name – Zia Resorts
Address – Periyakanal – Muttukad Road Muttukad, Munnar 685565

Restaurants near Devikulam


There are many restaurants near devikulam. We have list the some most important restaurants name.

  • Aishwarya Restaurant
  • Hill Spice Restaurant
  • Hotel Sri Nivas Restaurant
  • Sarika Restaurant
  • Bellmount Restaurant

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