Kanan Devan Hills Plantations Company (KDHP), Madupatty Tea Factory, Munnar, Kerala – Best & Finest place to Buy Tea in South India, Visit, Travel Guide
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8.2 – Great / Excellent
Recently visited the Kanan Devan Hills Plantations Company (KDHP), tea estate factory which is now owned by Tata Tea plantation dates back in 1880. We had a knowledgeable guided Walk through the tea plantation and to understand the manufacturing process of Munnar tea plantations.
There is also market inside the tea museum & factory where we can buy different types of teas. The Tea Museum which opens from 10 am to 5 pm is the India’s only tea museum houses interesting array of relics and artifacts from the past.
Travel Guide to visit Tea Factory, Munnar:
The museum is about 4 kilometres (2.49 mi) from the Munnar town, situated in the Nalluthanni Estate.
Address: Madupatty Tea Factory,
Visiting Time: All days (expect monday):9 am to 5 pm, closed on monday.
Entry Fee: Adults-INR 100
Childrens: INR 40
How to reach Tea Factory:
There are no direct flights or trains to Munnar.
Munnar is well connected to major cities like Bangalore, Coimbatore, Kochi, Madurai and Ooty by road.
On Road: Munnar is connected to other cities cochin, Aluva Ernakulam,Thrissur,Madurai,Coimbatore,Thekkady, Palani, Theni of Kerala and Tamilnadu. Kerala and Tamil Nadu state government public transport buses are available.you can hire a cab or take a bus to Munnar.
On Railways: The nearest railway station is Kochi (Station code CHTX ) or Ernakulam (Station code ERS) which is about 130 km. It is a major junction of the trains coming from various parts of India including Delhi, Bangalore, Mumbai, Kolkata, Mangalore etc. However, Aluva Railway Station is closer to Munnar with a distance close to 110 km.
On Airways: The nearest airport is the Cochin International Airport (Code: COK), which is 110 kilometres away by road. From Cochin, you can hire a cab to get to Munnar. The Madurai International Airport (Code: IXM) is 140 kilometres away from Munnar. In case you de-board at the Madurai International Airport, you can hire a cab or board the state transport or private buses to get to Munnar.
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