Visit Acres of Verdant Tea Gardens & Learn About the Magic Behind Thekkady's Homebrew
Thekkady is a famous tourist destination in Kerala’s Idukki district. The zone is blessed with verdant locales and is recognized as the travellers’ paradise in ‘God’s Own Country.’ It is also known as a wildlife reserve and is considered a port for natural spices. The fabulous artificial lake formed by Mullaperiyar Dam through the Periyar River is the biggest attraction in Thekkady where herds of wild elephants come down to satiate their thirst. The Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary can be accessed by trekking, jeep safari or boating. There are attractive plantations and hill towns range across the area that grips vast opportunities for nature walks, mountain walks and treks. Kumily is the main town located 4 km from the Periyar boat landing point and is at a distance of 160 km from Kochi, 106 km from Munnar, 140 km from Madurai, 108 km from Kottayam. Are you a holidaymaker in love with Idukki? Then, you have a few lesser known locations to set foot on.
Truly, the place has far more in store for passionate travellers. One amongst them is lush green tea gardens. These lush green tea gardens show a beguiling wild charm conferred upon the land by Mother Nature. If you're about to hit the realm, indorse to incorporate Connemara Tea Plantation in your itinerary. The plantation is certain to bring a whiff of fresh air into the monotony of these travellers who are jaded of treading the regular path in Thekkady. The Connemara Tea Plantation is found in Vandiperiyar city and is fifteen kilometres off from Thekkady. The attractive place attracts guests from everywhere on the planet. You'll spot domestic tourists alongside others who have travelled all the way from various nook and corner of the world. Ever marvelled regarding the way tea is processed and manufactured? Well, if you're a true tea-lover, a sneak peek into the full affair would be stimulating expertise.
You will get a different experience while cruising over this aromatic tea gardens and also get the chance to closely examine these gardens very well here. Connemara is the earliest tea manufactory in Kerala allows guest from 9 Am to 4 Pm form Monday to Saturday. A visit to this tea garden gives you the opportunity to know the making process of tea. All these happen in the friendly environment, however, keep one’s distance by clicking photos or capture videos. Service of a tourist guide who fluently speak English are also available, so there is no language barrier. AVT (AV Thomas Group) is another big company with tea plantations in the Idukki district. Tea plantations in Kuttikanam is also another famous tea garden in Thekkady. So the trip to these plantations in Thekkady makes your vacation as the most of in your lifetime and it raises the pristine glory of God’s own country and throws an ineradicable mark of satisfaction to your mind and soul.
Where to Stay In Thekkady?
The best stay is the best way to enjoy your vacation time with your family or friends. So before venturing out into the jaunt, the first thing you want to carefully pick is the ideal place to stay. To adore a family getaway to the fullest, the resort you hand-picked must deliver a homely ambience, in conjunction with bounteous opportunities for exciting activities, delicious food, green surroundings, excessive entertainment avenues, highest hygiene, friendly staff members and reasonable rates. If all these qualities are in your mind, KH Plantation, the best cottages in thekkady will be a perfect choice. Allows you to become one with nature over the provisions for morning walks amongst those green cardamom plantation and tea gardens. Here you also get numerous other activities like sight-seeing trips, bird watching, fishing, trekking, wildlife tour and many more. All types of rooms are available here at attractive rates. So head on to KH Plantation, you will get the top homestay facilities in the midst of rich wilderness and tranquillity of the Thekkady place.