Chithirapuram, a quaint town situated nearby Munnar, is a must-visit among tourists visiting Munnar. Chithirapuram is famous for its Pallivasal Hydel Power Project and picturesque locale.
Located about 10 km from Munnar, Chithirapuram has an old world charm to it, owing to its old-bungalows and cottages. Chithirapuram is also famous for the dense and picturesque tea and spice plantations.
Tourists visiting Chithirapuram also pay a visit to other picnic spots like Muthuapetty Reservoir, Eravikulam National Park, Elephant Dam & Lake, Mattupetty Dam, Marayoor forests, Thoovanam waterfalls and Echo Point.