Attukal is a popular tourist destination best known for its waterfalls. Located at a distance of about 9 km from Munnar this spot is frequented by backpackers and picnickers. The waterfall is situated in between Munnar and Pallivasal; so travelers can cover both Pallivasal and Attukal in one trip.
This idyllic location is bordered with luxuriant hills that heighten the pristine beauty of the place. Trekkers find this place a fine destination as there are several trekking trails around the waterfalls. The best time to visit Attukal is soon after the monsoon showers since the streams are replenished and the greenery is thick. Once can hear the roar of silvery cascades from miles away and the sight leaves the spectator bewitched.
Cheeyapara Falls and Valara Falls are two other recommended attractions while a traveler is in Attukal. Cheeyapara Falls is frequently visited by those who fancy a nice splash.