Local Tourism Activities

 

 

 

Jungle Jeep Safari  @ Gavi

Gavi is an eco-tourist spot in Kerala which has widely become popular after ‘Alistair International’ the world acclaimed tourism major listed it among the leading eco-tourism centres and one of the must-see places in India. A must visit place for all nature lovers as Gavi is preserved in its natural scenic beauty untainted by the mighty hands of modernity.

Gavi is mainly known for its wildlife. Endangered species including the Nilgiri Tahr and Lion-tailed macaque are often sighted at the outskirts of Gavi. Kerala’s very own treasure elephants can be sighted abundantly. If you are the bird watcher, Gavi is the place for you. With more than 260 species of birds including the great pied hornbill, woodpecker, and kingfishers, Gavi is a heaven for birdwatchers.

A splendid spot to be visited at least once for all those who love nature.

Morning

8.00- 8.30 AM: Register yourself and your family or friends at KFDC for a day trip. Get recharged with good breakfast. The day starts with plantation visit under trained guide to fully enjoy the natural beauty of Gavi.

Noon

12.30: Return from plantation visit for a sumptuous south Indian vegetarian lunch. The first half of the day is balanced with a relaxing row boat ride after lunch. Then proceed for a visit to the cardamom plantation and inhale aromatic whiffs of cardamom and then to the curing house. Sabarimala viewpoint is the next spot in the itinerary, the scenic beauty spot to capture the panoramic view of the Sabarimala hills and the pilgrim spot. Later proceed to the Museum where the skeletons of the animals are preserved.

Evening

Return to the registration spot after a day full of enjoyable sightseeing. Indulge yourself for to a refreshing tea break before dispersing at 4.30 pm.

 

Elephant Safari and Package

Elephant Ride
It is a small forest trek made by us with various time duration. 2-3 people can ride on one elephant and the elephant walks with its Mahavat . You will enjoy this, specially kids. elephants are well maintained &trained.

Elephant package

One thing one must do here is the “Bath with the Elephant“. This is a unique experience, in this you have to sit on the elephant and the elephant will sprinkle water on you with the trunk. You will love this experience.

PROGRAMMES

  • Elephant Ride
    Elephant Bath and Shower
    Elephant Feeding & Photo Session
    Timber Dragging
    Command and Communication.
    Tea or Coffee & Snacks.

Spices Plantation Tour

Enter Kumily and the intoxicating aroma of cloves, nutmeg, pepper, cinnamon or cardamom takes over. The industrial town is the gateway to Thekkady and hosts some of the finest spice plantations in the country. Its equable climate and unique geographical positions has helped it become the de facto exporter of spices in the State. These spices are used by millions to add flavour to food along with helping preserve it. Other spices like turmeric and ginger are known to be used for medicinal purposes and religious rituals.

Cardamom is the primary spice grown here and Kumily is a major provider in Kerala’s domination in the trade of this spice. Pepper, tea and coffee are other major exports that are in high demand. Walks through these plantations gives one an up close look at how these are grown, harvested and eventually shipped out for consumption. The scent is invigorating and these walks are held at regular intervals throughout the year.

we offering one and half hours spice plantation visit in our organic Spices farm . our intelligent interpreters will explain the cultivation ,harvesting, medicinal use and preparation . Visitors can view and taste the various spices from farmers outlet .

Address

The Spice Farm
First Mile ,Munnar Road Kumily
+91-9447023755

Village And Farm Tours,

Elephant Safari and Package,

Kathakali Show,

Kalaripayattu Show