A short trip from Munnar town would take you to Pallivasal, a small hilly village. There are several scenic spots on the slopes of Pallivasal. The hills here are ideal for short treks. The population of the village is just over 11,000 (2001 census). Pallivasal is also home to the first hydro-electric project in the State. The 37.50-MW power station is situated in a scenic landscape which travellers can visit with the permission of station authorities.
Pallivasal is about 8 km away from Munnar town.