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Devikulam at an altitude of 1800 m from the sea level is situated at a distance of about 16 km south west of Munnar on the Munnar-kumily road. The summer months in Devikulam is pleasant and cool and in winter it is really very chill and cozy. Devikulam is known for its nature's luxuriant appeal and lucullan grace. Devikulam is one of the fascinating destinations in the Gods own country with its breathtaking scenic views and is bestowed with the green slopes touching the skies and hushed clusters of willowy red and blue gum trees. A visit to Divikulam will make each one of us realize the many facets of nature's beauty. The crisp and cool mountain air heavily laden with the fragrance of wild flowers and rare herbs is any nature lover's paradise.

Devikulam also means the lake of the goddess. There are legends and folklores which tells that in the epic Ramayana Sita and her husband lord Rama in their exile period came down to frolic in the mountain lake here. Thats the reason why the lake got the name of Sitadevi. Certain tales and myths strongly says that the beauty of the lake behind green slopes made the Rama and Sita to choose for their visiting here.
The ideal and pleasant time to visit Devikulam is between September to May.

Interesting Place

Sita Devi Lake:- The foremost among tourist attraction in Devikulam include the Sita Devi lake, unsurpassable scenic beauty. It is an ideal picnic location for it accommodates crystal clear waters, the tall trees and flowering shrubs on the banks and the twittering songbirds. Apart from all this it is strongly believed that the water of the lake is filled with therapeutic properties and rich in minerals.


Pallivasal Waterfalls:- This waterfall is in the close vicinity to the Sita Devi lake where god is been very generous in sharing the pristine beauty of the region. The spectacular view of the Pallivasal WaterFalls attract a lot of tourists for a picnic to this place.

Munnar:- The nature, absolutely untouched has led to the christening of this place as 'Virgin Munnar', in the tourism industry. Increasing fame and the growth of visitors may soon account to deletion of this description more.
Kuthumkal water falls, Tea Plantations, Observatory hills and Chinnar wildlife sanctuary is other interesting place around Devikulam which attract tourists.

How to Reach Devikulam:- 

By Air:- The Closest airports from Devikulam are located at Kochi at a distance of 130kilometers and Maduari at a distance of 142 Kilometers.

By Rail:- Kochi and Kottayam are the nearest railway stations to Devikulam and have a good train service.

By Road:- The roads connectiing Devikulam are pretty well developed and connect this place to all major cities of Kerala. You can hire any local mode transport like buses, private cabs, etc and reach here.

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