A huge volume of water gushing down
the hills is a sight which enthralls everyone. Such unique waterfalls
are the main attraction of Nyayamakad in Munnar. These spectacular
waterfalls attract a lot of people from nearby areas who come there for
picnic and enjoyment. They are also counted as major Munnar tourist
attractions and attract a large number of tourists.
Munnar is well-known as a captivating hill station of South India. In
fact, due to its location in Western Ghats, its pleasant weather, its
height and incredible natural beauty, there are many tourist attractions
This is the prime reason that during pre-independence era, The British
authorities found it most appropriate for making summer resort for its
officials. Its reputation as a fascinating hill resort of South India
not only continues but has increased with time, thanks to the initiative
of local people and the administrative bodies.
The waterfalls of Nyayamakad in Munnar are located about 10 kms from
Munnar, between Munnar and Rajmala. The fall of water is around 16
hundred meters. This makes it really awe-inspiring and creates a
What makes it and other places of tourist attractions in Munnar truly
splendid is the natural beauty of hills with dense vegetation. Abundance
of water and suitability of climate has paved the way for flourishing
These plantations cover large areas of hills and look as if the hills
are decorated with green carpets. Though plantations of coffee and
cardamom are also there but most of the plantations are tea plantations.
As the region is mountainous, most of the Munnar tourist attractions are
situated at a higher elevation and present a scenic panoramic view of
vast green expanses having zigzag pathways of various plantations.
Tourists from far and near come to relish the natural beauty and
enjoyable weather which, more or less, does not vary with seasons and
provides a welcome respite during summer.
Local people are amicable to tourists as tourism has developed as an
industry and helps in generation of a lot of employment. Nyayamakad in
Munnar is easily approachable by road as it is connected to Munnar and