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1. Peppara Wildlife Sanctuary

Peppara Wildlife Sanctuary
Must Visit 3.5 /5

17 km
from city center
1 out of 5
Things To Do in Ponmudi

Open all year round, Peppara Wildlife Sanctuary is located along the catchment area of the Peppara Dam on the Karamana River. The sanctuary rich in flora and fauna offers a natural habitat to around 43 species of mammals, 233 species of birds, 46 species of reptiles, 13 species of amphibians and 27 species of fishes.

2. Golden Valley

Golden Valley
3.2 /5

5 km
from city center
2 out of 5
Things To Do in Ponmudi

Settled along the banks of Kallar River, Golden Valley is a picturesque location idyllic for its lush green valley, crystal clear water and golden sand. Visit this enchanting place that makes for a relaxed picnic-spot.

3. Mini Zoo

Mini Zoo
3.1 /5

0 km
from city center
3 out of 5
Things To Do in Ponmudi

Famous for the large number of Barasinghas, this Mini Zoo shelters several other types of animals. The zoo is located at an easy distance from Ponmudi.

4. Trekking

3.1 /5

1 km
from city center
4 out of 5
Things To Do in Ponmudi

Ponmudi serves as trekker's paradise offering several beautiful trails. Trekkers would enjoy the trails at Varayattumotta, Chinnappulle and Braemoor supported by guides, and organized by Ponmudi Vana Samrakshana Samithi.

5. Aaranmula Boat Race

Aaranmula Boat Race
3.1 /5

79 km
from city center
5 out of 5
Things To Do in Ponmudi

Held in August-September every year on the Pampa River, Aaranmula Boat Race is a part of the Aaranmula Temple festival. This temple is about 1700 year old lying on the banks of Pampa River and is dedicated to Sree Parthasarathy- the divine charioteer of Arjuna.

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Can you suggest an itinerary for Ponmudi?

Day 1- Arrive at Ponmudi, check-in and rest. Then in the afternoon, leave for a walking tour of the golden peak, followed by a visit to the coffee plantation.
Day 2- Early morning trek along the hills. Lunch at local food joint and then visit the Meenmutti waterfalls.

How can I commute within Ponmudi?

Car rentals and walking are the best ways to cover Ponmudi.
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