Enjoy the natural beauty of the green fields and valleys of Kolukkumalai, which is very famous for Tea Plantation. The place has a beautiful view and its ambience is surrounded by the aroma of tea. This Tea Plantation is considered the largest organic tea plantation in the world. The tea factories situated here are one of the few factories where there are no machines or devices involved in the tea making process. Tourists can visit the tea factory with a guide and observe the tea making process first- hand.
The site also has a tea museum where visitors can learn about the history and importance of tea production in the region. This is the best place to watch sunrise as the entire landscape is bathed in golden hues. Kolukkumalai offers a variety of adventure sports to attract thrill seekers from all over the world. One of the most popular activities is the jeep safari, where tourists take an exciting journey through rough terrain and narrow roads to tea plantations. Cycling adds an exciting element to the journey. Also, camping and hiking are popular activities in the area.
How to reach in Kolukkumalai Tea Estate:
The nearest International airports is Madurai Airport (75 km). Drive from Madurai to Theni by 80 km, or through train by 85 km.
Top places in Kolukkumalai Tea Estate:Top Station, Matupetty Dam.
Activities Near Kolukkumalai Tea Estate:Trekking, Camping, Nature Walks, Jeep Safaris and picnicking.
Best time to visit in Kolukkumalai Tea Estate:December to February.