An enchanting hill resort 61 km from Trivandrum city, offers excellent opportunities for trekking.
Good refreshment for body and mind. A deer park, just 3 km from the resort, is also worth a visit. Golden Valley, on the way to Ponmudi, is popular as an ideal place for bathing in the cool, clear mountain stream splashing down the rocks. One can also find natural springs, flowering trees and orchids quite in abundance here.
Ponmudi is connected to Trivandrum by a narrow winding road offering scenic views on the way to Ponmudi. The climate is pleasant year-round.
There are also tea gardens in the area. There are 22 hairpin curves in the short route which makes the travel a definitely thrilling experience.
The lush forest area has tropical vegetation. A variety of wildlife inhabit the hills. The Golden Valley offers vistas of the hills and access to the Kallar River. Flowing though a wilderness area, it has rounded pebbles, cool water, fish, and lush green trees.
Some notable tourist attractions located in Ponmudi are Peppara Wildlife Sanctuary, Echo Point and various trekking spots. Travelers can find a deer park and wood and stone cottages coloured in bright hues while visiting here.
Located about 1.5 km from the hill station, is the Ponmudi Falls. Around 3 km from the Ponmudi Resort, is the popular Deer Park.
The Meenmutty Falls, another popular attraction of the region, is about 3 km from the Kallar Main Road.
If you want a break from your daily routine, you can visit Ponmudi and you can feel the nature.