|Kuravan and Kurathi statue|
Ramakkalmedu- Ramakkalmedu – The famous hill station located at a height of 3500 feet above sea level in Idukki district of Kerala state. It provides breathtaking panoramic views of Cumbum, Theni, Kombe, Thevaram, Uthamapalayam, Bodinaykannor and Vaiga of Tamil Nadu State.This unique place located nearby Kerala- Tamil Nadu border, 40 km. from Thekkady. Ramakkal is a favorite picnic spot for the people who visit the tourist attractions like Periyar Tiger Forest Reserve (Tekkady), Munnar hill station, Kuttikanam , Idukki dam, vagamon and Parunthumpara etc.
|a view of tamilnadu from ramakkalmedu|
|Wind mill at Ramakkalmedu|
Ramakkal-is approximately 77 kilometers from Munnar. The nearest Railway station is Kottayam and is just about 140 km. and Kochi (Cochin) international airport190 kilometers away. The famous Kumarakam is just 157 km. and the Alappuzha is about 185km.