Mattupetty located 13 km from Munnar is situated at a height of 1700 m, and is a delight for nature lovers. Mattupetty is famous for its Indo-Swiss livestock project, There are over 100 varieties of high yielding cattle at the specialized dairy farm and visitors are allowed into three of the eleven cattle sheds at the farm.
One of the main attractions in Mattupetty is the beautiful lake, and the Mattupetty Dam. Kundala tea plantations and the Kundala Lake are other attractions in Mattupetty. Shola forests in and around Munnar Mattupetty are ideal for trekking and are habitat to a variety of birds. This tropical area has several other varieties of plants also.
Mattupetty offers many fascinating sights. Besides the green tea plantations, and the grasslands, the forests in and around Mattupetty are ideal for trekking. This forest is habitat to a variety of birds and animals. Rivers and cascades adds more attraction to the place.
The major attractions in Mattupetty is the dairy farm, run by the Indo Swiss Livestock Project. The dairy farm is a unique one of its kind with several varieties of high yielding cattle.
The Mattupetty Lake and Mattupetty Dam are attractive tourist spots. Boats on hire are available here to explore the beauty of the area.