Three new tourism projects s aimed at the development of tourism in Munnar will be inaugurated by A.P. Anil Kumar, Tourism Minister, Kerala on December 21. Construction work on Munnar Botanical Garden being set up at INR 4.5 crore, the INR 1-crore Munnar budget accommodation centre and the Ripples waterfalls tourism projects will be inaugurated, according to a press release here.
Joice George, MP, will deliver the keynote address. V. Ratheesan, District Collector, and Kochuthresia Paulose, President, District Panchayat will speak at the function. Munnar wildlife warden G. Prasad said that the botanical garden would be a mega project and would be developed in the model of Ootty Botanical Garden.
He said that plants suitable to the cool temperature of Munnar would be planted and it would have facilities for people to take rest and take a break.