VAGAMON – “Queen Of The Mist”
One of the best hill stations of Kerala, Vagamon is a serene and picturesque town that is placed on the border of Idukki-Kottayam districts on Idukki’s side. The place boasts of a pleasant climate all-round the year and thus attracts tourists in huge numbers, primarily honeymooners. Vast expanses of lush greenery, gushing waterfalls, winding roads and thick pine forests make Vagamon an ideal romantic destination. Located at an altitude of 1100 m above the sea level, this hill destination in Kerala was listed in National Geographic Traveler’s directory of the ‘50 most attractive places to visit in India’. Vagamon is home to some of the best view points that offer excellent views of the surrounding pristine beauty along with memorable sunset views. The tranquility sprinkled all around the place makes it an ideal destination to partake in meditation in search of peace. Nevertheless, if you are one of those who are looking-up for some excitement, the valleys, hillocks, the dense forests and cascading waterfalls offer best of trekking opportunities. Reaching Vagamon itself is an extraordinary experience. The meandering road to Vagamon is cut in solid rock lined with pine forests. And as you wind your way through green capped hills, the rolling plains come into view thousands of feet below you. Welcome to a land which would make you come back again and again. So that you could rejuvenate yourself and cherish memories of this enchantingly beautiful land.