Pothamedu or Pothanmedu, Potamed is a small village and one of the renowned tourist place of Munnar. It is also a perfect place for adventure lovers and those who have an eye for photography.
Location : Pothamedu is located just 6 kms form Munnar city.
Pothamedu offers an transcendent view of the tea, coffee and cardamom plantations in Munnar. This is an ideal place to enjoy the magnificent beauty of the coffee, tea, and cardamom plantations. Manicured tea gardens, lush coffee plantations and wood-shaded cardamom estates, with stretches of 'potha grass' (from which the name is derived) covered hills all modulate to make this place unforgettably. The spectacular view of greenish tea, coffee and cardamom plantation and the cloud kissing mountain is stimulant one.
It is also an ideal place for trekking and hiking. Visitors can enjoy the rolling hills, the lush mountain and the breathtaking scenery. Pothamedu is blessed with its share of mighty green hills. Here you enjoyed the splendid stretching hills, lush green mountains and pleasing scenic environment.