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Munnar

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Munnar is a town and hill station located in the Idukki district of the southwestern Indian state of Kerala. [1]

68 relations: Adimali, Aluva, Anamalai Tiger Reserve, Anamudi, Anamudi Shola National Park, Bisonvalley, Carmelagiri Elephant Park, Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary, Cochin International Airport, Coimbatore, Devikulam, Dhanushkodi, Dolmen, Endemism, English language, Eravikulam National Park, Ernakulam, Gaur, Geographic coordinate system, Government Rose Garden, Ooty, Grizzled giant squirrel, Hill station, Honeymoon, Idukki district, India, Indian elephant, Indian Standard Time, Köppen climate classification, KDHP Tea Museum, Kerala, Kochi, Kolukkumalai, Kunchithanny, Kurinjimala Sanctuary, List of districts in India, Literacy, Lockhart Tea Park, Madurai, Mafia Raj, Malayalam, Manjampatti Valley, Mankulam (Kerala), Marayur, Mattupetty Dam, Munnar, Neriamangalam, Nilgiri langur, Nilgiri tahr, Nilgiri wood pigeon, Oceanic climate, ..., Palani Hills Wildlife Sanctuary and National Park, Pallivasal, Pampadum Shola National Park, Panchayati raj, Postal Index Number, Protected areas of Kerala, Rajakkad, Sambar deer, Sea level, States and union territories of India, Strobilanthes kunthianus, Subramanya Temple, Munnar, Tamil Nadu, Threatened species, Top Station, Udumalaipettai, Wayanad district, Western Ghats. Expand index (18 more) »

Adimali

Adimaly is a town in the Idukki district of Kerala, India.

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Aluva

Aluva (formerly Alwaye) is a municipality and a region in Kochi Metropolitan Area of the Ernakulam district in Kerala, India.

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Anamalai Tiger Reserve

Anamalai Tiger Reserve, earlier known as Indira Gandhi Wildlife Sanctuary and National Park (IGWLS&NP) and previously as Anamalai Wildlife Sanctuary, is a protected area located in the Anaimalai Hills of Pollachi, Valparai and Udumalpet taluks of Coimbatore District and Tiruppur District, Tamil Nadu state, South India.

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Anamudi

Anamudi (ആനമുടി) is a mountain located in the Indian state of Kerala.

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Anamudi Shola National Park

Anamudi Shola National Park (Malayalam: ആനമുടി ഷോല ദേശീയ ഉദ്യാനം) is a protected area located along the Western Ghats in Idukki District, Kerala state, South India.

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Bisonvalley

Bison valley is a village in Udumbanchola Taluk in the Idukki district of the southwestern Indian state of Kerala.

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Carmelagiri Elephant Park

Carmelagiri Elephant Park is a private park for elephant riding through the hilly paths of Munnar forest, a part of Kerala tourism, India.

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Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary

Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary (CWS) is located 18 km north of Marayoor on SH 17 in the Marayoor and Kanthalloor panchayats of Devikulam taluk in the Idukki district of Kerala state in South India.

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Cochin International Airport

Cochin International Airport is an international airport serving the city of Kochi, in the state of Kerala, India.

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Coimbatore

Coimbatore (Tamil: கோயம்புத்தூர்), also known as Kovai, is a major city in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.

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Devikulam

Devikulam is a small hill station about from Munnar in the Idukki District of the southern state of Kerala, India.

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Dhanushkodi

Dhanushkodi is an abandoned town at the south-eastern tip of Pamban Island of the state of Tamil Nadu in India.

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Dolmen

A dolmen is a type of single-chamber megalithic tomb, usually consisting of two or more vertical megaliths supporting a large flat horizontal capstone or "table".

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Endemism

Endemism is the ecological state of a species being unique to a defined geographic location, such as an island, nation, country or other defined zone, or habitat type; organisms that are indigenous to a place are not endemic to it if they are also found elsewhere.

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English language

English is a West Germanic language that was first spoken in early medieval England and is now a global lingua franca.

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Eravikulam National Park

Eravikulam National Park is a 97 km2 national park located along the Western Ghats in the Idukki district of Kerala in India.

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Ernakulam

Ernakulam refers to the eastern, mainland portion of the city of Kochi in central Kerala, India.

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Gaur

The gaur (Bos gaurus), also called the Indian bison, is the largest extant bovine.

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Geographic coordinate system

A geographic coordinate system is a coordinate system used in geography that enables every location on Earth to be specified by a set of numbers, letters or symbols.

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Government Rose Garden, Ooty

The Government Rose Garden (formerly known as the Jayalalithaa Rose Garden, Centenary Rose Park and Nootrandu Roja Poonga) is situated on the slopes of the Elk Hill in Vijayanagaram of Ooty town in Tamil Nadu, India at an altitude of 2200 meters.

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Grizzled giant squirrel

The grizzled giant squirrel (Ratufa macroura) is a large tree squirrel in the genus Ratufa found in the highlands of the Central and Uva provinces of Sri Lanka, and in patches of riparian forest along the Kaveri River and in the hill forests of Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Kerala states of southern India.

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Hill station

A hill station is a town located at a higher elevation than the nearby plain or valley.

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Honeymoon

A honeymoon is a vacation taken by newlyweds shortly after a wedding to celebrate their marriage.

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Idukki district

Idukki is one of the 14 districts of Kerala state, India, created on 26January 1972.

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India

India (IAST), also called the Republic of India (IAST), is a country in South Asia.

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Indian elephant

The Indian elephant (Elephas maximus indicus) is one of three recognized subspecies of the Asian elephant and native to mainland Asia.

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Indian Standard Time

Indian Standard Time (IST) is the time observed throughout India, with a time offset of UTC+05:30.

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Köppen climate classification

The Köppen climate classification is one of the most widely used climate classification systems.

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KDHP Tea Museum

The KDHP Tea Museum is an industry and history museum situated in Munnar, a town in the Idukki district of Kerala in South India.

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Kerala

Kerala is a state in South India on the Malabar Coast.

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Kochi

Kochi, also known as Cochin, is a major port city on the south-west coast of India bordering the Laccadive Sea.

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Kolukkumalai

Kolukkumalai is a small village/hamlet in Bodinayakanur Taluk in the Theni district of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu bordering Idukki district of Kerala.

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Kunchithanny

Kunchithanny (കുഞ്ചിത്തണ്ണി) is a village situated in the Idukki district in the Indian state of Kerala.

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Kurinjimala Sanctuary

Kurinjimala Sanctuary (Malayalam: കുറിഞ്ഞിമല വന്യജീവി സംരക്ഷ്ണ കേന്ദ്രം) protects the approximately 32 hectare core habitat of the endangered Neelakurinji plant in Kottakamboor and Vattavada villages in Devikulam Taluk, Idukki district of Kerala State in South India.

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List of districts in India

A district (zilā) is an administrative division of an Indian state or territory.

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Literacy

Literacy is traditionally meant as the ability to read and write.

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Lockhart Tea Park

Lockhart Tea Park is a tea valley located in the Munnar-Thekkedy road in Munnar, Kerala.

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Madurai

Madurai is one of the major cities in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.

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Mafia Raj

Mafia Raj (Hindustani: माफ़िया राज, مافیا راج, mafia regime) refers to a criminalised nexus (or "mafia") of government officials, elected politicians, business interests and other entities (such as law-enforcement authorities, non-governmental organisations, trade unions or criminal organisations).

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Malayalam

Malayalam is a Dravidian language spoken across the Indian state of Kerala by the Malayali people and it is one of 22 scheduled languages of India.

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Manjampatti Valley

Manjampatti Valley is a protected area in the eastern end of Indira Gandhi Wildlife Sanctuary and National Park (IGWS&NP) in Tirupur District, Tamil Nadu, South India.

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Mankulam (Kerala)

Mankulam is a village in Idukki district in the Indian state of Kerala.

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Marayur

Marayur or Marayoor is a town in Idukki district of Kerala, India.

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Mattupetty Dam

Mattupetty Dam (Madupetty Dam), near Munnar in Idukki District, is a storage Concrete Gravity dam built in the mountains of Kerala, India to conserve water for hydroelectricity.

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Munnar

Munnar is a town and hill station located in the Idukki district of the southwestern Indian state of Kerala.

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Neriamangalam

Neriamangalam is a village in Ernakulam district in the Indian state of Kerala.

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Nilgiri langur

The Nilgiri langur (Trachypithecus johnii) is a lutung (a type of Old World monkey) found in the Nilgiri Hills of the Western Ghats in South India.

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Nilgiri tahr

The Nilgiri tahr (Nilgiritragus hylocrius) known locally as the Nilgiri ibex or simply ibex, is an ungulate that is endemic to the Nilgiri Hills and the southern portion of the Western Ghats in the states of Tamil Nadu and Kerala in Southern India.

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Nilgiri wood pigeon

The Nilgiri wood pigeon (Columba elphinstonii) is large pigeon found in the moist deciduous forests and sholas of the Western Ghats in southwestern India.

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Oceanic climate

An oceanic or highland climate, also known as a marine or maritime climate, is the Köppen classification of climate typical of west coasts in higher middle latitudes of continents, and generally features cool summers (relative to their latitude) and cool winters, with a relatively narrow annual temperature range and few extremes of temperature, with the exception for transitional areas to continental, subarctic and highland climates.

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Palani Hills Wildlife Sanctuary and National Park

The Palani Hills Wildlife Sanctuary and National Park is a proposed protected area in Dindigul District, Tamil Nadu State South India.

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Pallivasal

Pallivasal (പള്ളിവാസൽ) is a village in Idukki district in the Indian state of Kerala.

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Pampadum Shola National Park

Pampadum Shola National Park is the smallest national park in Kerala state, South India.

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Panchayati raj

The Panchayat raj is a South Asian political system found mainly in India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Trinidad and Tobago, and Nepal.

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Postal Index Number

A Postal Index Number or PIN or PIN code is a code in the post office numbering or post code system used by India Post, the Indian postal administration.

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Protected areas of Kerala

The protected areas of Kerala include a wide range of biomes, extending east from the coral reefs, estuaries, salt marshes, mangroves and beaches of the Arabian Sea through the tropical moist broadleaf forests of the Malabar Coast moist forests to the North Western Ghats moist deciduous forests and South Western Ghats moist deciduous forests to South Western Ghats montane rain forests on the western border of Tamil Nadu in the Western Ghats.

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Rajakkad

Rajakkad is a town in Idukki district in the Indian state of Kerala situated in the Western Ghats.

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Sambar deer

The sambar (Rusa unicolor) is a large deer native to the Indian subcontinent, southern China, and Southeast Asia that is listed as Vulnerable on the IUCN Red List since 2008.

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Sea level

Mean sea level (MSL) (often shortened to sea level) is an average level of the surface of one or more of Earth's oceans from which heights such as elevations may be measured.

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States and union territories of India

India is a federal union comprising 29 states and 7 union territories, for a total of 36 entities.

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Strobilanthes kunthianus

Kurinji or Neelakurinji (Strobilanthes kunthianus) is a shrub that is found in the shola forests of the Western Ghats in South India.

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Subramanya Temple, Munnar

Sri Subramanya Temple is a Hindu temple located in Munnar in Idukki district in the Indian state of Kerala.

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Tamil Nadu

Tamil Nadu (• tamiḻ nāḍu ? literally 'The Land of Tamils' or 'Tamil Country') is one of the 29 states of India.

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Threatened species

Threatened species are any species (including animals, plants, fungi, etc.) which are vulnerable to endangerment in the near future.

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Top Station

Top Station is tourist destination in the Kannan Devan hills of Munnar.

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Udumalaipettai

Udumalai, also known as Udumalaipettai or Udumalpet, is a town in Tirupur district in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu.

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Wayanad district

Wayanad is a district in the north-east of Kerala state, India with headquarters at the town of Kalpetta.

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Western Ghats

Western Ghats also known as Sahyadri (Benevolent Mountains) is a mountain range that runs parallel to the western coast of the Indian peninsula, located entirely in India.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Munnar

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