Location:Location: on the Western Ghats Hills at Theni District, Tamilnadu
Altitude: 5000-6000 ft above sea level
Temperature: 0°C - 25° C
Summer : 15.2°C - 25°C
Winter : 0°C - 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