Location:

Location: on the Western Ghats Hills at Theni District, Tamilnadu

Altitude: 5000-6000 ft above sea level

Temperature: 0C - 25 C

Summer : 15.2C - 25C

Winter : 0C - 10 C

Rainfall: 275 cm

Climate: Very heavy monsoons from July to September.

When to go/Best time to visit:
September to May, pleasantly cool and refreshing place to visit at most times of year.

Clothing/ Dress sense:
Woolen and cotton, Take plenty of warm clothes.

Languages spoken: Tamil, and English.

Getting there:

By road: Theni around 70 Kms away. The nearest airport is at Madurai. Or get down at Dindigul railway station and catch bus from dindigul it will take 2 hours to reach theni from dindigul and around the same time from madurai too and not less than 3 hours to meghamalai from Theni.

By Bus: Frequency of buses are very less. Couple of buses to reach there and couple of buses in the evening also available. Stay: You have to book your accommodation at any of the Estate Bungalows or Highwavys bungalow/Forest Rest house in advance and travel your plan.

Road: Condition of the road is very pathetic. Travels vehicle /Tour operator sometimes they may not travel. You will find gutters in every 2 meters of the road. It is always better to travel by an SUV. To rent vehicle contact MEGAMALAI TOURISM @ 94 878 50508, 98 940 55554