This miraculously unspoiled serene wilderness is all nature lovers' paradise and rapidly gaining momentum as a popular tourist hub in and around the country. Though shadowed by the fabled beauty of the beaches and backwaters, the hill stations in Kerala on the Western Ghats are the repository of a different kind of wealth displayed in oblivion and irrespective of human interest. Conveniently located at the Idukki-Kottayam border amidst bluish green hills shrouded in candyfloss clouds is Vagamon.
At an altitude of 1100 m and 65 km from Idukki district and 60 km from Kottayam Vagamon Hill Station made up of the Thangal hills, the Kurisumala and the Murugan hills. Perched high among green tea plantations and gurgling streams, Vagamon or Wagamon ensures an exhilarating and soothing haven for trekkers and hikers. Strolling through he nature walks in Vagamon, you might come across elephants frolicking in pools juts like that. With a rich and varied range of flora and fauna Vagamon is ideal for all those seeking a travel experience with a difference. Vagamon is one of most priorior among Hill Stations In Kerala
Tourist Attractions In Vagamon
•Kurisumala (Christian pilgrimage)
•Kurisumala dairy farm
•Unique rock formation at Thangal para an Indo-Swiss project
How to Reach Vagamon
Vagamon is well connected by road to Kottayam, Palai and Idukki. A 2- 2 ½ hrs (approx) drive fromanyoftheseplaceswilltakeyoutoVagamon.
•The temperature remains between 10 degrees and 23 degrees centigrade. Carry adequate clothing
•Trek to the dairy farm run by monks to witness the work there
•Hike about nature walks; they have surprises for you in store