Places to Visit in Vagamon
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Tourist Places in Vagamon
Vagamon is a hill station that is slowly attracting the attention of those who prefer to take roads less taken. Hidden in the Idukki district, this calm and tranquil town is a gem for travelers seeking to get closer to nature. There is no dearth of breathtaking places to visit in Vagamon that still haven’t been touched by commercialization and act as a perfect escape from the usually crowded cities.
Find below a few of the stunning places that one must add to their itinerary when traveling to Vagamon.
Pine Hill: Allowing the visitors to walk in a forest covered with long, pine trees, this attraction enables travelers to witness nature at its best. Strolling in the arms of green nature makes travelers feel rejuvenated, relaxed, and sometimes overwhelmed. Pine Hill is also a popular spot to shoot for movie makers apart from being one of the most popular Vagamon tourist places.
Vagamon Lake: A vast calm lake surrounded by surreal forest-clad mountains leaves the visitors awestruck. Travelers can simply enjoy the scenic beauty or take part in some water activities like boating, and rowing.
Thangal Para: One of the major places of a pilgrim, Thangal Para is located 2500 meters above sea level. This location blankets a spherical rock formation having some spiritual importance and it is believed that Shaikh Fariduddin, a Sufi saint rested on this hill before taking his last breath. Apart from being a religious region, this hill exhibits some of the most mesmerizing views of Vagamon.
Marmala Waterfall: One of the refreshing and eye-catching Vagamon tourist spots, this waterfall lies en route Vagamon when taking the Erattupetta road. Pristine and untouched, Marmala Waterfall is sitting in the lap of dense vegetation and is slowly emerging as one of the most popular places in the city.
Idukki Dam: One of the magnificent and enchanting architectural marvels, Idukki Dam makes the jaws drop to the ground of its spectators. The double curvature arch dam is one of the top ten highest arch dams in the world. This wonder of men entice travelers from all over the world.
Ulipooni Wildlife Sanctuary: Located just a few kilometers from Vagamon, Ulipooni wildlife sanctuary offers to be one of perfect hideaway tourist places near Vagamon. This destination attracts couples to spend some quality time together, away from the bustling cities. Pleasant, cool weather combined with serene naturescapes also makes this hill station a great spot for a family picnic.
Mundakayam Ghat: Roads leading up to this destination are rugged and perfect for those who are looking for some adrenaline rush. Sitting on the floor of Vagamon with the smokey gray sky as its crown, Mudakayam Ghat is one of the most offbeat and unspoiled places in the city. The high altitude of this Ghat proves to be a great sunset and sunrise viewpoint.
Vagamon Meadows: For those who are looking to de-stress and rejuvenate, Meadows are one of the definite Vagamon places to visit. The velvet green grasslands, a cool breeze brushing through hair, and dense green hills wherever one looks are bound to make one feel lighter and relaxed.
Vagamon Falls: Nestled in the lush greenery all around, Vagamon falls form an amazing spot for a short day trip. The milky waterfalls are paradisiacal for nature photographers. The scenic and picturesque beauty of this destination is a feast for the eyes of the spectator.
Kurisumala Ashram: Constructed in the 1950s, it was because of the development of this Ashram that Vagamon earned its fame. Kurisumala Ashram is a monastery in a Catholic church. Located around 4000 meters above sea level, the monks staying in the monastery spend their time praying, studying, and working. Vibes of tranquility, spirituality, and peacefulness surround this Ashram and is one of the most soul-soothing Vahamon points of interest.
Kurisumala in Vagamon
Kurisumala is a hill that is a must-visit for every spiritual seeker. The holy hill is surrounded by a mist that deep freezes all your worries and lets you experience a wave of serenity that soothes the soul of its visitors. Kurisumala is a Christian pilgrimage center that is surrounded by lush greenery and tea estates that...
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Vagamon Pine Forest in Vagamon
Being one of the elevated cities in Kerala, Vagamon, with an average temperature of 15 degrees Celsius, is famous for housing the rare pine forests. These pine forests are usually found in the northern region of India, but Vagamon Pine Forests have existed for so long in the southernmost state in India, Vagamon. The pine fo...
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Thangal Para in Vagamon
Nestled on the Thangal hill, Thangal Para in Vagamon is a famous tourist attraction and a holy site of muslims. The site oozes out unbounding beauty, serenity and tranquility. There is a rock and a tomb of Sheikh Fariuddin at the spot. Under the rock is a mosque. Every year, hundreds of tourists and devotees pay a visit to ...
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Kurisumala Ashram in Vagamon
Enveloped by the Sahya Mountains, Kurisumala Ashram in Kerala is a Trappist Monastery established in 1958 by the bishop of Tiruvalla, Zacharias Mar Athanasios. ‘Kurisu’ in Malayalam means cross while ‘mala’ means mountains and the word ‘ashram’ translates into monastery. As a result, the name portrays the community of spiri...
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Vagamon Meadows in Vagamon
Vagamon is a hill station in Kerala that receives visitors all throughout the year because of its amazing tourist attractions and activities like, trekking in the Vagamon Meadows, paragliding in the Vagamon Pine forests and boating in the Vagamon lake. The hill station is also called as the ‘Switzerland of Kerala’ because o...
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Trip to VagamonMy trip was good...I enjoyed the stay as well as places...our cab driver Bobbin George was also good and patient
Trip to VagamonThe trip was well organized and we enjoyed the trip a lot. All the arrangements were perfect. Regularl feedback were taken during the trip to check if everything was going fine.. Thanks Harish and Namaskaram Travels.
Trip to VagamonSuperb experience.... Nice places.... Thanks to Be Touristo.... Alleppey.... Is the best place of our tour..
Trip to VagamonTravel agent didn't provided proper details of trip and at the last moment he changes sequence of visiting the places, and because of that we had to waste 2 days of our holiday in Munnar. And when we discussed these with travel agent, there was zero support from them, ruining our last 2 days of vacation. Vagamon
Trip to VagamonDriver was good but could have been more informative . We were told to get upper deck in boathouse but it was single deck only . Munnar stay and food in boathouse was awesome
Trip to VagamonIt's a good experience with Unirise travels.. Driver Anoop was very much interested to show us all the attractions of Kerela and we are very thankful to him.. Only disappointment of our whole journey is about ECO boat in Alleppey.. Our trip would be more memorable if we have choosen some other boathouse.
Trip to VagamonSir in takkady hotel was not good for familys Munnar
Trip to VagamonJungle resort has provided worst service. No room service, leakage of rain water. They tell it as resort but it is worst than normal lodge service. None of the assure trip executive has given the complete information about house boat. Vehicle and driver was good, polite, supportive and cooperative.
Trip to VagamonNice hotels may be better. Good cab driver . Alleppey house boat .
Trip to VagamonHotel at munnar(spice jungle) was the worst experience for us. Other hotels are good. Cab driver was good but he always forced us to do certain things which we dont wanted to. swift dzire is not suitable for the hilly areas. House boat experience was good. Our overall rating is ***
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Both the destinations located in Kerala are really amazing. But, if you are looking for a place blessed with natural beauty, which just leaves you awestruck, then Vagamon is what meant for you.
Replete with the vast stretches of verdant meadows, the barren hills of Vagamon are treat for every nature lover. And, they are famous amongst adventure junkies for offering activities like: trekking, rock climbing, paragliding, and more.
Though, the aerial distance between Coimbatore and Vagamon is about 148 kms; the fastest and the cheapest way to get to Vagamon from Coimbatore is via roadways. You can either take a car or board a bus, and reach the destination in about 4 hours.
Monsoons are the offseason in Vagamon. Weather conditions are unpredictable during these months. The accommodations and other costs are at an all-time low.
Like any other hill station, Vagamon is also well equipped with scenic beauties, adventurous activities, and budget stays. So, yes, travelers can backpack in Vagamon.
The travelers can go for Zostel Vagamon, Vagamon Heights, Chillax Vagamon Hotel, Winter Vale Green Stay, and Holiday Vagamon depending on their budgets.
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