Must See @ Vagamon
Trekking @ Vagamon
Vagamon Pilgrim Hills
Activities @ Vagamon
Vagamon - Hill Station in Kerala State
Vagamon is a popular hill station in border of Idukki - Kottayam district, Kerala State, India. Hundreds of homestays are available in Vagamon. Erattupetta ( 24 km) is the nearest town to Vagamon.
Vagamon Tourist Spots
Meadows, Pine Forest, Suicide Point & Kurisumala are the major tourist destination in Vagamon. Plenty of homestays & accomodation facilities are available in vagamon.
The rolling green meadows of Vagamon has a lake amidst them. It has for long been a favorite location for shooting movie songs.
A valley having huge lofty pine trees lined in rows is a major attraction in Vagamon.
Kurisumala is a Christian pilgrim centre and one of the main attractions at Vagamon. Vagamon Kurisumala has 14 stations of cross representing the crucifixion of savior Jesus Christ. Kurisumala Chappel is situated on the top of Kurisumala.
Kurisumala Ashram is a Cistercian Monastery in Syro-Malankara Catholic Church located at Vagamon, Kerala. Dairy farm with cattle imported from Jersey is the major attraction near Vagamon Kurisumala Ashram.‘Kurisumala milk’ is a brand product from here.
It is a v-shaped canyon, one of the admired view points as well acknowledged as a suicide point. The outlook from the summit of the strenuous climb is amazing.
Kavakkulam Waterfalls or Kavukulam Waterfalls is the only Water Falls located in Wagamon, Kerala. It is just 2 km away from Vagamon town.
Murugan Mala is a hill that houses a rock-cut temple dedicated to Lord Murugan. It is located to the east of Kurisumala,
It is a place of religious significance to Muslims. Thangal Para can be reached only by foot.
Paragliding is the major adventure sport in this hill station. Paragliding starting point is located near Vagamon meadows. Charges for paragliding in wagamon is cheap in comparison with other paragliding destinations in India.
How to Reach Vagamon?
By Air: Cochin International Airport is the nearest airport to Vagamon
By Rail: Kottayam Railway Station is the major railway station closer to Vagamon
By Bus: Frequent buses are available to Vagamon from Erattupetta (Eratupetta - Vagamon Bus Timing) & Kottayam via Pala
By Road: Vagamon is 65 km from Kottayam. (Kottayam -> Pala -> Bharananganam -> Erattupetta -> Teekoy -> Vagamon). Vagamon is 45 km from Kumily (Kumily -> Kuttikanam -> Elappara -> Vagamon )
Mountain biking, rock climbing, para motoring, off road four wheeler and two wheeler rall, adventure photography are major activities in vagamon.