Ilaveezhapoonchira is 3,200ft above sea level and one could get a bird’s eye view of five districts from the top.
Surrounded by three hills named Mankunnu, Kodiyathur Mala and Thonippara, Ilaveezhapoonchira offers a stunning sight of grasslands that extend almost up to the horizon.
The district cybercell located the girl’s cellphone in the vicinity of the forest near Ilaveezhapoonchira.
Lack of or untimely maintenance make Ilaveezha poonchira and nearby tourist destinations inaccessible to tourists.
The first phase plans Rs. 89 crore investment. Total project worth Rs.2,000 crore
The tourism department is now planning to merge main spiritual and tourist centres in Kottayam and Idukki under one 'green' network.