Photos of Anamudi Peak
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Being the highest peak in the Western Ghats and in South India, the Anamudi Peak is located in the pleasant hill station of Munnar in the Eravikulam National Park of the Kerala state. It has a topographic prominence of 2,479 metres. ‘Anamudi’ refers to – elephant’s forehead. It is named after this because the mountain literally looks like an elephant’s forehead. This peak is home to Asian Elephants, Gaurs and the rare Nilgiri Tahrs.
The peak is prominent for the Neela Kurinji flowers which bloom every twelve years. What is remarkably beautiful to watch from here is the Vaigai and Thamirabaran...