Tourist PlacesVagamon Hill Station - Kerala
Situated in Kottayam- Idukki border of Kottayam district
Vagamon is one of the beautiful hill stations in Kerala, surrounded by tea gardens. It has a cool climate with the temperature between 10 and 23 °C during a summer midday. Vagamon is at an elevation of 1100 m above the sea level is at an accessible distance of 100 km from Cochin and 60 km from Kottayam. It is a paradise for the seekers of peace and tranquility and abundance of nature. The hill station is surrounded by tea estates and will soon become India's foremost Eco-Tourism Projects. If you are willing to experience the peace of mind then Vagamon provides you, the perfect conditions. Vagamon is also home to a large variety of flowers and orchids The hill station is amalgamation of natural beauty, religious mysticism and colonial legacies. Vagamon is surrounded by three chain of hills, namely, Thangal hill, Murugan hill and Kurisumala. Vagamon is a popular spot for trekkers. The hill station offers all the tourists with an opportunity for long treks, paragliding, mountaineering and rock climbing.
The important tourist attractions of Vagamon are the Kurisumala hill, which is ideal for trekking. There is a small church over the top of the hill and the Kurisumala Ashramam which are worth to visit.