Munnar is a tourism jewel of the Western Ghats. Located at an altitude of 1600 meters it is a popular hill station in God’s Own Country i.e., Kerala. The hill station is a popular tourist destination to visit from Bangalore and many people opt for a long road trip to experience the stunning views and beautiful landscapes along the way. Hire a cab from Bangalore Wheels to visit Munnar in the comfort of your own private vehicle.
Rolling hills covered in lush green forests, tea and spice plantations, and misty weather makes Munnar a traveler’s paradise. Munnar is set on the banks of Rivers Madupetti, Nallathanni, and Periavaruin in the Idukki district. Owing to its natural abundance and striking beauty, Munnar is also called Kashmir of South India. Stunning views of undulating hills and valleys embellished with streams and waterfalls offer you a great opportunity to rejuvenate.
Pothamedu View Point, Photo Point, and Echo Point are the popular viewpoints in Munnar from where you can capture the breathtaking beauty of the city. Subramanya Temple, Elephant Park, Mattupetty Dam, Tea Museum are some other major tourist attractions of Munnar. Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary and Eravikulam National Park are top places to explore the flora and fauna of the region.
The enchanting view of Atukkad Waterfalls, Kundala Dam & Lake, and Chinnakanal Waterfalls make Munnar the most scenic hill station of Kerala. Munnar offers multiple options to spend time in the lap of nature. You can choose to stay at tea estates, amidst jungles, or on hilltops.
The captivating view of the hills is complemented by the beauty of rivers flowing on all sides, making your mornings blissful. This quaint hill station is also considered one of the top honeymoon destinations in India. The pristine views and pleasant atmosphere allow couples to enjoy the beginning of their new life to the fullest.
The distance between Bangalore and Munnar is approximately 478 kilometers and it can be covered in around 10 hours with a Bangalore to Munnar Car rental. You can enjoy the picturesque scenery of the Western Ghats along the route.
Bangalore Wheels is a leading car rental provider in Bangalore known for our affordable rates and premium vehicles. Rent a car and make your trip to Munnar more enjoyable, whether traveling for business or pleasure. Choose from the below luxury and economy vehicles suitable for all budgets and occasions with Bangalore Wheels:
Your Car Rental Options from Bangalore to Munnar
A hatchback rental from Bangalore Wheels provides an excellent way to avoid crowded public transportation and expensive cab fares thanks to a wide selection of makes and models that are all astonishingly affordable and wildly fuel-efficient.
Why sacrifice comfort when you can travel with multiple passengers and luggage with ease in an Innova from Bangalore to Munnar car rental service. These roomy cars offer ample passenger space to make even the longest drives a breeze.
When you need extra space for luggage or want a little extra leg room, a Sedan car hire from Bangalore Wheels is always a good choice. With a wide range of options to choose from, a sedan rental car will serve you well.
Hire an SUV from Bangalore to Munnar rent a car service to travel along with several passengers while still having room for luggage. An SUV is a popular choice for families and adventurous travelers alike.
Planning on traveling with the entire family in tow? Rather than driving in separate vehicles, opt for a Tempo Traveller rental from Bangalore Wheels and tour together with plenty of space for luggage.
For a group vacation with family or colleagues, hire a minibus from Bangalore to Munnar car rental service and include everyone for your Munnar trip. A Mini Bus makes your Munnar trip with a large group easy as everyone is travelling together.
What to expect with Bangalore Wheels
- Pickup from your doorstep in Bangalore
- No hidden fees in your Bangalore to Munnar car rental fee
- Affordable prices along with break up of charges in detail
- Any additional charges and night charges applicable will be mentioned in the itinerary
- Vehicles in excellent condition
- Friendly and Supportive customer service
- Well experienced and well mannered drivers
- Flexibility in operating hours
Why book with Us?
- Choose from our diverse fleet of vehicle options in Bengaluru
- Easy to use online booking option available
- No cancellation charges upto 48 hrs
- Easy to book Bangalore to Munnar Car Rental service
- 24/7 customer support
Price / Tariff / Packages
3 Days Bangalore to Munnar Car Rental Package
|Vehicle Option||Duration||Kms Included||Package Cost|
|Tata Indica||3 Days||1200 km||₹ 13400|
|Swift Dzire||3 Days||1200 km||₹ 14600|
|Toyota Etios||3 Days||1200 km||₹ 14600|
|Chevrolet Tavera||3 Days||1200 km||₹ 15800|
|Toyota Innova||3 Days||1200 km||₹ 18200|
|Tempo Traveller (9 -12 Seater)||3 Days||1200 km||₹ 21150|
|Tempo Traveller (13 – 14 Seater)||3 Days||1200 km||₹ 22350|
|Mini Bus (18 – 20 Seater)||3 Days||1200 km||Price on Request|
|Bus (49 Seater)||3 Days||1200 km||Price on Request|
4 Days Bangalore to Munnar Car Rental Package
|Vehicle Option||Duration||Kms Included||Package Cost|
|Tata Indica||4 Days||1400 km||₹ 15700|
|Swift Dzire||4 Days||1400 km||₹ 17100|
|Toyota Etios||4 Days||1400 km||₹ 17100|
|Chevrolet Tavera||4 Days||1400 km||₹ 18500|
|Toyota Innova||4 Days||1400 km||₹ 21300|
|Tempo Traveller (9 -12 Seater)||4 Days||1400 km||₹ 24750|
|Tempo Traveller (13 – 14 Seater)||4 Days||1400 km||₹ 26150|
|Mini Bus (18 – 20 Seater)||4 Days||1400 km||Price on Request|
|Bus (49 Seater)||4 Days||1400 km||Price on Request|
5 Days Bangalore to Munnar Car Rental Package
|Vehicle Option||Duration||Kms Included||Package Cost|
|Tata Indica||5 Days||1600 km||₹ 18000|
|Swift Dzire||5 Days||1600 km||₹ 19600|
|Toyota Etios||5 Days||1600 km||₹ 19600|
|Chevrolet Tavera||5 Days||1600 km||₹ 21200|
|Toyota Innova||5 Days||1600 km||₹ 24400|
|Tempo Traveller (9 -12 Seater)||5 Days||1600 km||₹ 28350|
|Tempo Traveller (13 – 14 Seater)||5 Days||1600 km||₹ 29950|
|Mini Bus (18 – 20 Seater)||5 Days||1600 km||Price on Request|
|Bus (49 Seater)||5 Days||1600 km||Price on Request|
Multi Day Bengaluru to Munnar Car Rental Tariff
|Vehicle Option||Price / Km||Driver Bata|
|Tata Indica||₹ 10||300|
|Swift Dzire||₹ 11||300|
|Toyota Etios||₹ 11||300|
|Chevrolet Tavera||₹ 12||300|
|Toyota Innova||₹ 14||300|
|Tempo Traveller (9 -12 Seater)||₹ 16||350|
|Tempo Traveller (13 – 14 Seater)||₹ 17||350|
|Mini Bus (18 – 20 Seater)||₹ 28||400|
|Bus (49 Seater)||₹ 38||750|
One Way / Drop Only Car Rental from Bangalore to Munnar
|Vehicle Option||Seating Capacity||One Way Fare|
|Hatchback | Tata Indica||4 + 1||₹ 8075|
|Sedan | Swift Dzire, Etios||4 + 1||₹ 8800|
|SUV / Toyota Innova||7 + 1||₹ 13750|
Bangalore to Munnar Traffic Information
The best route to drive from Bangalore to Munnar is via NH44 and Darapuram Road. You can cover this stretch of around 495 kilometers in approximately 10 hours with a car rental from Bangalore Wheels.
The road from Bangalore to Munnar is a two-lane road. It is well maintained with regular traffic. You will drive along green hills, windy turns and some hairpin bends. Kiliyur Falls in Salem, Pasupathieswarer Temple in Karur, and Hogenakkal Falls are some of the interesting stoppages that you can enjoy along the way.
An alternate route for a great Bangalore to Munnar road trip is via NH44. The distance via this route is around 477 kilometers and can be covered in approximately 9.5 hours. You can stopover at Chennimalai Murugan Temple, Vellode Bird Sanctuary, and Sathyamangalam Tiger Reserve to add some excitement to your trip with a Bangalore to Munnar car rental.
Sightseeing destinations in Munnar
Munnar is a popular tourist destination in India among nature lovers, adventure enthusiasts, and photographers. Below are some of the tourist places to visit in Munnar during your trip from Bangalore with Bangalore Wheels:
1. Pothamedu Viewpoint
Providing an enchanting view of the sunrise and sunset, Pothamedu View Point is a popular tourist spot in Munnar. The vantage point can be reached by trekking through the lush green forests. Your efforts will be rewarded with amazing panoramic views of green estates. You can witness the sprawling tea, coffee, and cardamom plantations of Munnar from Pothamedu View Point.
2. Atukkad Waterfalls
Attukad Falls is a hidden gem amidst the lush green forests of Munnar and you can reach it with a Bangalore to Munnar car rental. The region has multiple waterfalls gushing through the hills. It is a great place for relaxing and enjoying a picnic with your family and friends. You can enjoy trekking, swimming, and rappelling around the waterfall.
3. Kundala Dam & Lake
Kundala Dam & Lake is a must-visit place for tourists in Munnar. The dam was built in 1946 over the River Periyar. You can witness cherry blossoms in the region twice a year. This is the place where Neela Kurunji flowers bloom once in 12 years and the whole hill appears blue from the distance. The serene view of the lake and its surroundings attracts tourists throughout the year.
4. Eravikulam National Park
The Eravikulam National Park is a UNESCO World Heritage site, located in the Kannan Devan Hills and is a must visit during your Munnar trip with Bangalore Wheels. Spread over an area of 97 square kilometers, the wildlife reserve is home to 26 different species of mammals living in the lap of nature. You can watch wild animals like Nilgiri Tahr, Atlas Moth, Sambar Deer, Golden Jackal, and many more in their natural habitat.
What to do in Munnar
Munnar is a popular summer retreat for travelers from across the country. The hill station offers stunning natural views and a refreshing ambiance. With a Bangalore to Munnar car hire, you can spend some quality time amidst the natural settings of the place.
You can explore the beauty of the Western Ghats from the various viewpoints in Munnar. Most of them are accessible at the end of a thrilling trek across dense jungles. Chokramudi, Idukki, Chummar, Kannan Devan Hills, Chithirapuram, and Lakshmi Hill are popular trails among trekkers. Other adventure activities in Munnar include hiking, camping, rock climbing, and rappelling.
Nature lovers and photographers can explore the pristine natural beauty of the city across various sightseeing spots in Munnar with a Bangalore to Munnar car rental. The Rose Garden is a must-visit spot for those interested in exploring the flora of the region. You can spot a wide variety of roses, spices like cardamom, tropical fruits like strawberry, and exquisite crops of vanilla. A visit to the Tata Tea Museum (KDHP Museum) is a must for tea lovers.
Wonder Valley Adventure and Amusement Park is an eco-friendly amusement park offering fun activities for visitors of all ages. Couples can visit Blossom Park to spend a romantic day in tree houses in the lap of nature. The Park also offers fun activities such as water cycling, boating, and skating.
Food in Munnar is inspired from South India, with essentials like Idli, Dosa, Vada, Sambhar, and Banana Chips. You can enjoy authentic dishes of Kerala cuisine. Among other things, you must not miss the popular Cardamom tea, prepared using fresh produce from the region. You can also enjoy the relaxing Ayurvedic Kerala body massage in Munnar. Most spa and wellness centers have trained and certified masseuses to offer massage and other beauty treatments.
Karnataka’s state capital, Bangalore is a fast-paced cosmopolitan city in South India. The city is the second-fastest-growing metropolis of India and also the IT hub of the country. Bangalore’s upscale lifestyle can be experienced at M. G. Road, Brigade Road, Indiranagar, and Commercial Street. There are many popular places to visit in Bangalore that include its historical buildings, lakes and gardens.
To delve deeper into Bangalore’s culture, you can enjoy a breakfast at Church Street or visit the multiple gardens across the city. Notable institutions of national importance such as the Defense Research and Development Organization (DRDO), Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO), and National Aeronautics Laboratory (NAL) are also located in Bangalore.
A road trip from Bangalore to Munnar with Bangalore Wheels is a journey to refresh all your senses away from the bustle of city life.
Bangalore Wheels allows you to get around in comfort, style and ease. We offer a premium fleet of luxury and economy vehicles. With a large selection of top brand rental cars and outstanding customer service, we have you covered for your car rental in Bangalore.