Pothanmedu is a tiny scenic village located at a distance of six kilometers from Munnar. Best known for its View Point, the spot is a must-destination for travelers who visit Munnar. The View Point offers a vista of Munnar, its hill tracts, adjoining valleys and the Madhurapuzha River. This panoramic location delights trekkers and nature lovers boundlessly.
This village is also famed for its vast expanses of plantations and lush green vegetation. The breeze passing through cardamom hills and tea plantations fills the place with mesmerizing aroma. Travelers need to trek through the spice plantations to reach the Pothanmedu View Point, but the trek is truly worthwhile. Visitors with an eye for photography are likely to find this place a real treasure.
Zigzag roads and mighty hills give this place an exotic tinge. It is advisable that travelers and picnickers pack their food and water on their visit to this place.