Peermade is a hill station lying in Idukki district of Kerala. Peermade town is surrounded by hills and forests. Attractions at Peermade include Parumthumpara, Trishanku hills, Pattumala, Panchalimedu and Pine forest. Parumthumpara is a view point 8km away from Peermade. One can see vast stretches of plains from Parumthumpara. Parumthumpara is a good spot to view sunset. Trishanku hills is 4km away from Peermade. Trishanku hills is a vast stretch of rolling hills. Pattumala is a town 17km away from Peermade. Pattumala is surrounded by tea estates. Pattumala hosts a famous Christian church known as Velankanni Matha Church. Panchalimedu is 15km away from Peermade. Panchalimedu is a set of rolling hills with spectacular view. The pine forests at Peermade is near Kuttikanam. It is an excellent calm place.
Best time to visit Peermade is from August to February. After the rains the landscape will be lush and misty.
There are lot of hotels and resorts available at Kumily (25km away).
Route 1: Bangalore - Hosur - Krishnagiri - Dharmapuri - Salem - Thiruppur - Coimbatore - Palakkad - Mannuthy - Chalakkudy - Angamaly - Muvattupuzha - Thodupuzha - Kanjirapilly - Mundakayam - Kuttikanam - Peermade.
To reach through Route 1 KeralaSRTC and KarnatakaSRTC runs direct services from Bangalore to Muvattupuzha. From Muvattupuzha KeralaSRTC and private buses are available to Peermade. Another way is to reach Kottayam by direct KeralaSRTC , KarnatakaSRTC or Indian Railways services from Bangalore. From Kottayam KeralaSRTC and private buses are available to Peermade. To reach through Route 2 SETC runs direct services from Bangalore to Theni. From Theni TNSTC buses are available to Kumily. From Kumily KeralaSRTC and private buses are available to Peermade. Route 1 is about 150km more than Route 2. Private Cabs are available at Peermade town for roaming around.