Everything in Thekkady is unique-the rich flora and fauna, the wildlife, spice-scented plantations, hills and lakesides. The proximity to the Western Ghats make this enchanting Kerala tourism destination a hub of rare varieties of flora and fauna. (more…)
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Peerumedu named after Peer Mohammed, the Sufi saint who had close association with the erstwhile Royal Family of Travancore, this famous plantation town is located 35 km from Thekkady in Idukki district. Wide array(vista) of tea, cardamom, rubber and coffee plantations interspersed with silver cascades add charm to this picturesque place. Lush green grasslands and mist-clad hillocks make Peermedu an unforgettable experience.
Vythiri tucked away amidst the mist-capped mountains and breathtaking scenery this quaint little hill station of Kerala is situated 1300 m above sea level. Vythiri beautiful hill station of Kerala is famous for its coffee, tea, cardamom, pepper and rubber plantations. Located in the Wayanad district of Kerala, Vythiri is a must visit hill station while you tour to Kerala.
Meenmutty Heights is perched on the picturesque hills of Wayanad near the meenmutty waterfalls. Set in a two hundred acre estate of tea and coffee gardens, accommodation comprises seven studio suites including three individual cottages. The spacious suit furnished in ethnic style, inclusive of modern amenities and with breathtaking views of the tea estates and Meenmutty River. The cottages are surrounded on all four sides by serene green tea gardens and orchards with spice and fruit trees, including pepper, cardamom, vanilla, asafetida, cloves, avocado, mangostin, areca nut, sweet lime, orange trees, jack fruit trees, plantain, etc. The Kerala resort also has its own vegetable farm. (more…)
Located on the bank of the Kannadipuzha River in the lower ranges of the Nilgiri mountains, Idukki district, Kerala, Dewalokam, an exceptionally beautiful farm stay resort is a pleasing blend of modern comforts and the homely ambience provided by your hosts, the Alilakuzhy family.
Guest accommodation is in three houses with fifteen double bedded rooms. Eight bedrooms on the first floor of the central block provide scenic views of the Nilgiri Mountains beyond the river and the forest. The ground floor has a lounge with a restaurant and a kitchen in addition to the four rooms for Ayurveda treatment.
Three bedrooms/apartments are also available in the near by ‘Nalukettu’ with wooden walls and a atrium or an open space within each room. Each apartment has its own modern bath, shower and toilets.
The resort is self-sufficient in meat, fish, milk, eggs and vegetables. The Ayurveda herbal garden has a lot of rare and precious plants. Cuisine served includes Continental, Chinese, Mughalai, North Indian and South Indian dishes.
The Ayurveda treatment at Dewalokam is under the supervision of the Dhanwanthari Vaidyasala (an ISO 9001-2000 company), Thodupuzha. A team of doctors examine the guest and after discussions, finalize the mode and length of time for the treatment. (more…)
Thekkady a pleasant celestial bliss on earth where one can see ‘nature in its purest form’. A place that will amaze you beyond belief, making it one of the hottest tourist destinations in ‘God’s own country’- Kerala Thekkady. Uninterrupted rows of green trees, stunningly beautiful landscape, rolling hills and chirping birds all these make it to become one of the most fascinating natural wildlife sanctuaries in Kerala Thekkady. (more…)
Greenwoods Thekkady, a sprawling destination in Thekkady, Kerala has been attracting a lot of travelers, tourists and nature enthusiasts over the years. The cool climate and the rich collection of flora and fauna along with the mind-blowing land- scapes have made it extremely popular among holiday makers from different parts of the world. (more…)
Juggu’s Island Resort is located five km away Banasura Sagar Dam, Padinjarathara, Wayanad, Kerala. The resort is tucked away in the wilderness and on a little hillock surrounded by water. One side is covered by forest and the towering Banasurasagar Mountains. The entire area is very picturesque and the scenic beauty is breathtaking. (more…)