This idyllic picnic destination is one of the most popular locations in Munnar, Kerala, known for its picturesque scenery surrounded by tea plantations, evergreen forests, rolling grasslands, and hillocks. A large number of tourists visit this beautiful destination to capture the panoramic view of calm water of the reservoir with the backdrop of dense Tata tea estates and clouds. If you are a photography enthusiast, then you must definitely visit Elephant Lake, which is also referred as Anayirangal or Elephant Arrival Lake.
Numerous elephants from the Munnar forest visits this lake to drink water, so, it is called the Elephant Lake. One must definitely visit this amazing place to find peace in an exquisite atmosphere that one may want to save in their memory forever. The families and children pick this spot for picnics and to enjoy its serene beauty bestowed with ample of natural splendor and lush green forests. The Elephant Lake is about 22 km from Munnar and is very common to spot a herd of elephants by the lakeside.