Ponmudi in Trivandrum district is a beautiful hill station located at a distance of 61 kilometers from the city. An unexplored destination, Ponmudi, Kerala is a scenic and tranquil spot located atop the hills and is a must visit destination for travelers to this part of the city. The place is located at a height of 600 meters above sea level and is called the Golden peak. Ponmudi hillstation is a welcome break from the hustle - bustle of the city life and one can relax without being disturbed, in the lap of mother nature.
For all adventure seekers, Ponmudi hill station offers many adventure sports like trekking, rock climbing, mountaineering, etc. One can go on long leisurely walks along the meandering roads that wind up the hill. This beautiful hill station offers a scenic view and it also has natural springs that help keep the valley lush green. The hill station of Ponmudi also has tea gardens that make it a picture perfect location. The view from the cottages and resorts up the hill at Ponmudi is breath taking and it feels as though time has left this place untouched.
Ideal picnic spot
Ponmudi hill station is an ideal picnic spot least haunted by tourists and therefore the most peaceful of all Kerala hill stations. Embellished with rapids flowing over the road, and misty peaks thronged by an exotic vegetation, the hill station of Ponmudi is a hikers and trekkers paradise. Ponmudi offers to soothe your work worn mind and body to rejuvenation. One can hike through the slopes of tea gardens to watch the pickers at work or fish in the emerald waters of the Kallar River to make the most of Ponmudi hill station.
The nearest airport is the Trivandrum International Airport. Trivandrum railway station is located at a place that is easily accessible. Ponmudi hill station is well connected to Trivandrum and Kerala by a wide network of roads.