Sita Devi Lake is an ideal picnic spot in Devikulam
, about 7 km from Munnar
. The lake, with its picturesque surroundings, mineral water, and trout-fishing and adventure sports facilities,is a favorite tourist destination. As the name indicates, the lake is associated with the goddess Sita
. Belief is that, Sita had bathed in the lake and made it sacred. Prior permission from Tata Tea Corporation is required to visit the lake.
Tea plantations and spice garden are nearby.
Nearest railway stations are at Ernakulam and Kottayam. The nearest airport is Cochin International Airport.