Which is the Best Time to Visit Munnar?
Owing to its lovely atmosphere and salubrious climate, Munnar remains the perfect destination at all time of the year. It does not have extreme climatic conditions as in Shimla and Manali. Here is the month-wise break up of the weather of Munnar which will be helpful if you are planning a trip to Munnar. There are four distinct seasons in Munnar; Winter, Peak winter, Summer, and Monsoons. Though Munnar is an all season destination, the flavour of the visit will be very different in the four distinct seasons.
December to February
December marks the beginning of winter in Munnar. It is by far the best time to visit the place as the weather is pleasant during this season. All tourist attractions will be full and crowded with guests during this season. The temperature during these months falls to ten degrees Celsius, which is ideal for a vacation or honeymoon. It is also considered a great season for adventure enthusiasts as they can perfectly enjoy the adventure activities such as camping, trekking, rock climbing, etc. As the evenings might get quite colder than you imagine, always remember to carry woolens along. December is considered as the month of peak winter. This is the coldest season in Munnar. During this month, the rates of all resorts will have the peak season rates.
March to May
This is the summer season in Munnar. Munnar will be colder during this time when all other tourist destinations are hot. So, planning a trip to Munnar helps you escape from the summer heat. The weather remains pleasant during this season and the temperatures fall between 19 degrees Celsius and 35 degrees Celsius. It is a perfect time for holiday seekers to enjoy sightseeing, visiting tea plantations, and Tata tea estates. Rain showers are common during these months that gives a misty experience of Munnar. Make sure you carry an umbrella and also light cotton whenever you step down the resort or hotel for protection against the cold weather.
June to September
The months from June to September are considered the monsoon season in Munnar. You might have noticed many tourists avoid trips to Munnar during monsoons, but this is actually a great season to visit the hill stations if you are holiday seeker looking for a quiet vacation. Covered with the green beauty of flourishing valleys and verdant tea gardens, the monsoon season has a charm of their own. As the roads will be slippery, it is advisable to travel at day time during these months. Discounts on hotel tariffs can be enjoyed during this season. Also, this is a great time to enjoy Munnar all to yourself without swarms of foreigners. Remember to carry a raincoat or umbrella along with you.
Consider these points and choose a weather that suits you best to explore the haven of Munnar. The Munnar Queen, the luxury resort in Munnar is thoughtfully created for holiday seekers and honeymoon couples looking for a peaceful, comfortable, and affordable stay. The resort or hotel offers a perfect blend of serene locales and luxurious settings, making your trip much unique and memorable.