Trekking in the Ponmudi hill terrains provides travelers with an opportunity to go adventurous. Exploring the mysteries of nature through trekking can be a pleasurable experience. The pleasant and stimulating climate enables trekking throughout the year; monsoon season is not advisable though. Ponmudi Vana Samrakshana Samithi provides trekking guides to those who want to explore the place on feet.
A must-visit place for trekkers is Agasthyarkoodam, that is rated as one of the tallest peaks in the Western Ghats as well as in the district. Known for its wilderness, Agasthyarkoodam offers an ideal spot for trekking and hiking. Travelers can access this location only with prior permission from the Forest Department.
Ponmudi offers a wide scope of activities to an ardent adventure seeker. It is advisable that trekkers fill their backpacks with ample food and other necessary belongings as shops will be impossible to spot along the trekking trails.