At a distance of 35 km from Munnar lies the Kolukkumalai tea estate, located on a precipitous ridge above the golden scorching plains of Tamilnadu. This is reputed to be the highest tea estate at approximately 8000 feet above the sea level. It is 90 minutes from Munnar.
Producer of excellent, fine-quality flavorsome teas, it is renowned as the world highest tea producing estate. Besides tea, Kolukkumalai is also known for its panoramic views and rugged mountains. On clear nights, the tiny city of Kodaikanal sparkles visibly from this estate.
The rejuvenating fresh air blesses the simple life led by the small population of this estate, whose world revolves around their home and work.