Muniyara Dolmens

Muniyara Dolmens, Munnar, India Phone: 91-471-2321132


A dolmen is a type of single-chamber megalithic tomb, usually consisting of three or more upright stones. A fascinating destination for anthropologists and archaeologists from all over the world, Muniyara has remnants of Dolmenoid cists belonging to the Megalithic age. Dolmenoids were burial chambers made of four stones placed on edges and covered by a fifth one called the cap stone. Some of these Dolmenoids contain several burial chambers, others have a quadrangle scooped out in laterite and lined on the sides with granite slabs. These are also covered with cap stones.

Did you know?

The visit duration is upto  20 minutes.

If you have been to Muniyara Dolmens, share your experience

Review this place