Lock Heart Gap / Lockhard Gap
#12 of 29 Places to Visit in Munnar
Distance (From Munnar KSRTC Bus Station): 16 Kms
Trip Duration (Including Travel): 1 Hour
Place Location: On The Way To Powerhouse Waterfall
Transportation Options: Bus / Cab
Travel Tips: None
At a distance of 16 km from Munnar Bus Station, Lock Heart Gap (also known as Lockhart Gap) is one of the most scenic places in Munanr situated on Munnar - Madurai (or Munnar - Thekkady) road. It is one of the prime attractions in Munnar.
Lock Heart Gap provides a panoramic views of the mountains and valleys of Munnar and it's one of the must visit place in Munnar. This is also a great sunset point on a clear day. This is situated close to the main road and easily accessible from Munnar. The road from Munnar to Lock Heart Gap is full of tea plantations and it is a nice stretch for photography.
The nearby Lockheart Tea Estate is another attraction which provides wonderful opportunity to learn tea dust making process.