Know about Amazing cool splendid and adventurous Summer Holiday at Peermade Kerala – south India Hill station

On the Peermade travel visitors often get mesmerized with clouds flow over the mountain peaks and luxuriant green carpet of Coffee, tea, pepper, cardamom and rubber in the Gods own land Kerala. Beauty canvas of cool hill resort Peermade gets expansion with natural grasslands and pine forests. Herds of wild elephants spell bound children and tourists on summer holiday at Peermade.
Mile & mile of gorgeous greens of plantations and open grasslands of Peermade gets interrupted only with spectacular waterfalls, which are among the prime tourists attractions of Peermade tour. Beside the excellent trekking routes like Peeru Hills, Kalthotti and Vagamon etc. Peermade travel also offers adventure activities like Cycling and horse riding for the adventure lovers.
Peermade is also famous for Ayurvedic Centre, so this one of place known for Medical tourism in India. Peermade is named after Peer Mohammed, the Sufi Saint as in the local language Peermade means Hill of the Peer.
In the history place is mentioned as the favorite summer stay of the Maharajas of Travancore. It is said that place was associated with Peer Mohammed, a Sufi saint & was known as Hill of Peer from which name Peermade is derived. Henry Baker Senior was among the first missionaries arrived to this region , in the period from 1819 to 1866 he played very important role for socio economic development of native people.


Vital Tourist Information : Peermade

Location :
Kerala's most visited summer resort Peermade is located on picture perfect Western Ghat at road distance of 85 km from Kottayam, the city famous for ancient churches.


Mountain Range : Western Ghat


Altitude : 915 Meter


Near By City : Kottayam


State : Kerala [India]


Region : South India


Famous as / For :
Gateway to Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary
Most visited Summer Holiday Resort of South India
Emerging destination of Medical tourism in India
Highly picturesque views of Western Ghat
Tea & Spices Gardens - Wide range of Flora & Fauna


Weather & Climate :
At Peermade weather is pleasant cool through out the year .


Temperature :
Summer : Max. 15ºC Min. 5ºC
Winter : Max. 15ºC Min. 1ºC


Tourist Season :
One can plan pleasure trip to Peermade round the year but still April-June and September-November months are the tourists season for the Peermade travel.


Spoken Languages :
Malayalam - English - Hindi


Souvenir / Shopping :
Surely shopping at Peermade will be unique and absolutely different experience for mall shopping habituates as here you can shop for variety of aromatic tea and Ayurveda Medicines.


Trekking/Excursions :
On the Peermade tour adventure lovers will find many trekking trails like Peeru Hills, Kalthotti, Vagamon and Memala etc.


Travel Tips :
This is advisable to club Peermade tour with Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary tourism.


Must Visit Places :
Plantation area - Pattumala- Peeru Hills - Sahyadri Ayurvedic Centre - Waterfalls [Meloram, Nallathanni, Panchalimedu and Valanjamkanam]


How To Reach Peermade Kerala [India]


Basic Travel Info :
Peermade is best accessed by road journey for the train journey to Peermade Kottayam is the nearest railway station where as for air travel to Peermade Kochi serves as the nearest airport city.


Train Journey / Nearest Railway Station :
Train journey to Peermade ends at Kottayam from where the distance of nearly 85 KM between the Kottayam and Peermade is covered by road journey.


Road Travel / Bus Route :
SRTC is providing very good and comfortable facility of road journey to Peermade. Buses are available from Kottayam, Kochi and even from Bangalore.


Air Travel / Nearest Airport :
Kochi is the nearest airport for Peermade.