Ramakkalmedu is a lovely tourist place with rolling green hills and the fresh mountain air. It is located at a distance of 40 Kms from Idukki, 60 Kms when traveling from Munnar. It is easily accessible and has frequent bus services. It is most famous for its outstanding view at hilltop. It offers a panoramic view of the picturesque villages of Kambam and surrounding places on the slope of the Western Ghats.
It is the highest point in the nearby vicinity and is also a greak trekking destination. It can also be reached by 3-4 Kms trek from the Ramakkalmedu Junction. The Kerala Tourism Department has also provided additional facilities for tourists with resting points & statues of Kuravan & Kurathi (local tribes) at Ramakkalmedu.