The Trekking and Camping tour at Munnar is a 3 days trip through the highest regions of the Western Ghats. The Suryanelli Treks are such a trek through forest and tea plantations of the Western Ghats. In this trek you will explore the tribal villages, variety of plantations, peaks and different terrains.
ItineraryDay 1: Cochin to Suryanelli (Phantom Head) 3hrs – 5kmsStop At: Cochin International AirportAfter lunch by 3.30 pm If you are adventurous enough, a climb to the Phantom’s Head will be an ever remembered walk a top the tallest feature nearby. The high point will always be the sunset, trek to Phantom head peak to see the spectacular sunset over the Papathy Shola and famed Anaerangal lake is ever forgettable. After sunset we will walk back to the camp through tea plantations.Highlights – Mimosa trees, Tea plantations and grass landsDuration: 1 hourMeals included: • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight at Anaerangal CampDay 2: Suryanelli (Ellamudi Trek) 7hrs – 11 kmsStop At: Suryanelli TownYou can also visit to a lemongrass oil extraction centre and cardomn drying unit, we will walk through (Butterfly Forest – so named for the mass migration of butterflies in October & November). The hills come alive to the morning sun. Today you also have a chance to visit the tribal village of the muduvans – a tribe who have for centuries colonized the upper reaches of the Western Ghats. Their peculiar habit of carrying their children on their backs have earned them their name as muduvans or the ‘back people’. Highlights – walk though cardomn plantaions, eucalyptus plantations and lemongrass Duration: 1 dayMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight at Anaerangal CampDay 3: Suryanelli to Cochin airportStop At: Cochin International AirportAfter breakfast checkout your camp and drive to Cochin airport to board onward flight.Duration: 4 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastNo accommodation included on this day.