Devikulam is the most beautiful hill station and an important Hindu pilgrimage located around 16 km from the popular hill station Munnar at an altitude of 1800 meters above from the sea level. A small picturesque town is famous among devotees and tourists for its scenic and sizzling beauty, lush greenery, enormous tea-plantations and fantastically low lands. Visitors prefer to visit this place to escape from scornful summer. Sita Lake is the center of attraction in Devikulam, which is connected to great epic Ramayana. Some legends claims that Goddess Sta Devi bathed in this lake and coined its name. The holy lake is considered as having healing powers and a significant Hindus pilgrim. Pallivasal Waterfalls is another prime attraction of Devikulam and saturated with natural treasures. A wonderful place to enjoy vacation in the midst of nature. It is a place for adventure. Trekking, camping and mountaineering are best enjoyed in this gorgeous hill station.
Must see Places
Sita Devi Lake
It is the famous lake and the most visited tourist place in in Devikulam. It is the lake of religious importance and closely connected to great epic Ramayana as Sita Devi took bath in this lake. The picnickers are attracted by the thermal water springs of this lake and it is revered by locals for it's curative powers. A spectacular picnic spot where mineral water flows through colossal hills.
It is a small but popular waterfalls in Devikullam. One can enjoy the scenic beauty of the surroundings and calming atmosphere teemed with pleasant climate, clean air, winding lanes and green mountains. It presents nature in its glorious form.
Special permission from Tea Region officer is allowing people to enjoy the grand beauty of tea-plantations of Kerala. Devikulam is a perfect choice to enjoy tea gardens at their best. Tourists can enjoy the lovely flowers and rare herbals plants which covered the entire paths. The breath taking experience of roaming in the midst of tea gardens is must be experienced by everyone.
Muttupetty lakes, Thoorvanamwaterfalls, Chinnar wildlife sanctuary are worth to visit places in Devikulam. Munnar, Marayur, Idukki and Kumily are the nearby hill stations to rejoice in Summer.
How to reach Devikulam
Cochin international airport is nearest one, located 150 km from Devikulam.
Cochin railway station is the nearest and major railway station, located 150 km from Devikulam.
Devikulam has an efficient road transportation aided by smooth roads. Good connectivity is facilitated by state owned buses and private buses which connects Devikulam to all major districts of Kerala.
Average temperature is ranging from 0°C – 25°C, best place to beat the heat. September to May is best time to visit Devikullam.