Leave the bustle of Munnar behind and discover a world of natural beauty at the edge of town. On a trip to Mattupetty Dam experience the roaring magic of Photo Pont. Take ride by bus or car and explore the mountains and thrilling rural place. Photo Point is also known as shooting point. Get away from the city’s sophistication to the simple pleasures of a forest retreat. Choose to break away from the hustle and bustle of Munnar and have fun here.
Photo Point is a very attractive and is surrounded by woods and has a small stream. This is an ideal spot for picnic, so grab a basket and enjoy the fresh air while you feast. The dense tea plantations, woods, small rivulets and rolling hills will brighten your day. The sight of the tea gardens with its undulating greens is calming for the eyes. Trees which look like silver oaks shine bright, and it will attract any ardent photographer. The tinkling streams look like silver lines cutting through the plantations. If you are not carrying your own camera, there will be local photographers to help you out. Hop out of the car and let them shoot you with their gear. They ensure that the pictures they capture of you with the tea garden at the back, is professional.
Use the panorama facility or a wide angle lens to get best effect of this fabulous view. Try to visit this place early in the morning as it tends to get crowded. Get a chance to experience tea leaf plucking early morning. If you love sunsets, then be there when the sun is setting and the clouds will envelop you. Either way, whether it’s sunset or sunrise, the view is jaw dropping. Don on clothes and look like a tea garden worker! Strap the tea basket on your back for the authentic look. Kerala is called God’s own country and you can witness that at Photo Point. It seems God worked the garden and came up with the best landscaping. The lush green carpet, and lined trees stand in symmetry like columns in an exquisite architecture.
photo point is one of the attractions in Kerala Itinerary 10 Days
Photo Point Travel Tips
- Parking is a big issue, so try to get there as early as possible.
- Tender Coconuts and Tea are also available nearby.
- Quality & timelines are always respected by the tour agent.
- Do bargain for the best deal.
- Apply sunscreen lotion while you leave Munnar.
- As you descend the hills the weather gets warmer and causes sun burn.
- Hill stations tend to get dark rather early, so be sure to carry a torch or flashlight.
- Rapsy Restaurant: Indian, International
- SN Restaurant: Indian
- Saravana Restaurant: South Indian
- The Silver Tips: Indian
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93.35% of people who visit Munnar include Photo Point in their plan
12 PM - 1 PM
35.12% of people start their Photo Point visit around 12 PM - 1 PM
People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Photo Point
95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Photo Point