Fall in temperature a blessing for tourism industry in Munnar
The fall in temperature below zero degree Celsius has become a blessing for those depending on the tourism industry in Munnar. Domestic tourists are flocking to Munnar to enjoy the cool weather.
Tourists have shown interest in all the packages of the DTPC, including Tea Valley tour and Village Tour. Maximum bookings have been received for these packages in the Christmas season. The Village Tour covers places such as Rajakkad, spice gardens and water falls. “Foreign tourists now opt for Village Tour when they come here,” said the official.
An official at the forest divisional office on Saturday said there was a huge number of tourists visiting Rajamala, the natural habitat of Nilgiri Tahr.
Long queues were seen in front of the ticket counter at Rajamala in the past three days. Rajamala is one of the main tourist attractions in Munnar.