(3300 Ft Above Sea Level)

Kerala | India
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Ponmudi is categorised as Hill Station

Ponmudi Views

Reasons to Visit
  • Ponmudi is situated at about 3000+ ft asl offering idyllic green getaway for guests.
  • Ponmudi is home to mountain flowers, butterflies, springs and rivulets.
  • Ponmudi is also occupied by spice and tea plantations (where Anapara is situated) and is dotted with waterfalls and view points.
  • Around Ponmudi there are several wildlife sanctuaries and reserve forests around it. Peppara Wildlife Sanctuary - Spread over 53 on the Western Ghats is on the way to Ponmudi.
  • Agasthyarkoodarn (Agasthyar Park) trek can be approached from Ponmudi.
  • Ponmudi is also base point to visit Neyyar Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Ponmudi is an ex-Trivandrum / Kollam getaway and recommended for off-beat travellers
Access Information

Ponmudi has 1 Hotels approved and listed with Nivalink

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2 verified holiday itineraries are listed for Ponmudi

Getaway (1-3 nights)1
Short Break (4-6 nights)1

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List of Holidays for Ponmudi


  • Ponumdi Getaway (2 Nights)

Short Break

  • Kovalam Ashtamudi Break with Ponmudi (5 Nights)

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Day Sightseeing

ServicesRates Starting From
Trivandrum to Ponmudi Day Visit and backRs. 4445

Point to Point Transport

ServicesRates Starting From
Pickup from Trivandrum and Drop to PonmudiRs. 3334

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Destination Ideas

  • Bird watching in in Ponmudi
  • Experiences in Kerala
  • Kerala in Monsoon
  • Ponmudi Getaway

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  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    Mini Zoo is one of the attractions of Ponmudi. The zoo is more like a deer park and good for bird watchers.
    Nature Park
  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    Ponmudi at 60 kms from Trivandrum is a hill station in Western Ghats and is renowned its bird watching possibilities. Ponmudi is home to 283 species of birds and 190+ species of butterflies.
    Bird Watching

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  • Kollam ( 97 Km )

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  • Teekoy ( 185 Km )

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  • Manapad ( 186 Km )

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  • Theni ( 285 Km )

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  • Salem ( 489 Km )

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Getting There

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Nearest Airport in Ponmudi
  • Trivandrum International Airport ( TRV ) , Trivandrum-56 Kms
Nearest Railway Stations in Ponmudi
  • Kochuveli ( KCVL ), Trivandrum-56 Kms
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