Kuttikkanam, situated at a height of 3500 feet above the sea level, is a prominent tourist spot in Peermade. These hills were once the most preferred summer holiday destinations for the rajas of Travancore. Today, the wild beauty of nature and the mild climate make Kuttikkanam the most sought-after destination for honeymooners. The romantic weather and the blue skies making soft love to the green-capped hills confer an irresistible beauty to this location. It would awaken a romantic poet, painter and a dreamer in you. One of the must-see places near Kuttikkanam is Panchalimedu, which is famed as a trekker’s haven. Various tea plantations across the hills and Valanjanganam Waterfalls are the other best visited attractions close by. Pine forests in these hills serve as locations for shooting films.
Travellers can pay a visit to the wild life sanctuary located there. The place is laden with exotic flowers and the hills are delightfully misty after the monsoons.