Travel Itinerary for Munnar, Kerala, India by Trip Garuda
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Planning a trip to Munnar, Kerala, India

17th May to 20th May, 2024Budget Friendly Road Trip
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Estimated Budget
for the Trip
INR 69,500 - 88,000View Breakdown

Things to do in Munnar in May

Day 1 - Friday 17th, May
morning -

Arrive in Munnar and check into the hotel. Visit Attukad Waterfall for a thrilling start to the trip.

afternoon -

Lunch at Rapsy Restaurant for some delicious local cuisine.

evening -

Explore the local markets at Munnar Town for budget-friendly shopping and street food.

Day 2 - Saturday 18th, May
morning -

Visit Kolukkumalai Sunrise Point for an adrenaline-pumping jeep ride and breathtaking views.

afternoon -

Enjoy a picnic at Top Station while soaking in the scenic beauty of the Western Ghats.

evening -

Drive to Mattupetty Dam for boating and some serene natural surroundings.

Day 3 - Sunday 19th, May
morning -

Explore Eravikulam National Park, home to endangered Nilgiri Tahr, with a nature walk and wildlife spotting.

afternoon -

Lunch at Saravana Bhavan for authentic South Indian vegetarian food.

evening -

Visit the Tea Museum to learn about the history and production of tea in Munnar.

Day 4 - Monday 20th, May
morning -

Drive to Lockhart Tea Museum for a glimpse into the tea cultivation process and scenic views.

afternoon -

Indulge in local Kerala cuisine at Gurubhavan Hotel.

evening -

Discover ancient rituals at the Martial Arts Centre for some cultural insights.

Day 5 - Tuesday 21st, May
morning -

Check out from the hotel and depart from Munnar for the next destination.

Weather in Munnar in Invalid date
Avg Temp22°C to 32°C
Chance of Rain40%

Munnar in May has pleasant weather, with warm temperatures and occasional showers. So we are suggesting you pack accordingly.

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Things to Carry on your trip to Munnar

Clothing & Apparel

Light cotton clothing -

Munnar has a mild climate, so light, breathable fabrics are recommended.

Comfortable walking shoes -

You'll be doing a lot of walking, so make sure your shoes are supportive and comfortable.

Light raincoat or umbrella -

Munnar receives rainfall throughout the year, so it's best to be prepared.

Hat and sunglasses -

Protect yourself from the sun's rays.


Reusable water bottle -

Stay hydrated while exploring Munnar.

Small backpack or daypack -

For carrying your essentials on day trips.

Travel-sized toiletries -

Pack the essentials to keep yourself fresh.

First-aid kit -

For minor emergencies.

Essentials & Must Haves

Passport and visa (if required) -

Essential for international travel.

Travel insurance -

Protect yourself against unexpected events.

Local currency (Indian Rupee) -

Cash is still widely accepted in Munnar.

Credit/Debit cards -

Accepted at larger establishments and ATMs.

Good to Have

Insect repellent -

Keep mosquitoes and other insects away.

Travel pillow -

For added comfort on long drives.

Camera -

Capture the beautiful scenery of Munnar.

Guidebook or travel app -

For information on local attractions and activities.


Smartphone -

For communication, navigation, and entertainment.

Power bank -

Keep your devices charged on the go.

Travel adapter -

If traveling from outside India.

Headphones or earbuds -

For listening to music or podcasts.

Good to Knows

Payment Options -

Both cash and cards are widely accepted in Munnar. However, it's always a good idea to have some local currency on hand for smaller purchases.

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Budget for Munnar, Kerala, India in May, 2024
  • Budget
  • Tips to Save Money
INR69,500 - 88,000

Approximate Budget Range for your trip.

Travel Expenses Breakdown
Road Trip (Fuel & Tolls)
INR 4,000- 5,000
INR 7,500- 9,000
INR 32,000- 40,000
Local Travelling
INR 6,000- 8,000
INR 12,000- 16,000
INR 8,000- 10,000
Simple Tips to save money while travelling to Munnar, Kerala, India
  • Try local street food for an authentic experience at a budget-friendly price.
  • Book accommodations in advance for better deals.

*Disclaimer - Please note that the travel budget suggestions provided by Trip Garuda are generated through AI algorithms based on available data and user input. While we strive for accuracy, these estimates may not reflect real-time pricing or unforeseen expenses. We recommend using these figures as a general guide and encourage you to conduct further research and budgeting based on your specific travel requirements.