Parunthumpara - Idukki
Parunthumpara is very well famous as a shooting location(Nasrani, Bramaram etc). It is a very beautiful place just five Kilometer away from Peermade and ten Kilometer away from Vandiperiyar.It looks like a vast stretch of rook spotted with lush green grass. .This place can be described as a hill point blessed with natural beauty at its peak.We can view "Makara Jothi" (sabarimala) from this place.
You have to travel NH183(via kumily-kottayam) route(nowadays very famous for Mullaperiyar issue). Parunthumpara is hardly 5kms away from main road. You need to take deviation between Pampanar and Azhutha town. You can see KTDC sign board. There is no entrance fee or procedure.