Pullumedu in in idukki district.
located 43 km from Thekkady, 26 km from Periyar
The famous Sree Ayyappa Temple at Sabarimala and the Makara Jyothi illuminations at the shrine are visible from here.
It is a restricted forest zone so special permission is needed to visit Pullumedu,.
Wildlife Preservation Officer, Thekkady Ph: 04869-322027 or the Range Officer, Vallakkadavu Ph: 352515.