Great Escapes Resorts
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
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Travel Blogs from Munnar
... hidden in the bamboo canes until we proved him wrong) - Grrr that man is getting on our nerves!
The Camp clearly wasn't wealthy but you could see the elephants were happy and the mahouts were affectionate towards them too which you don't always see.
Lunch was at our guesthouse. It was 3 varieties of curry which were a bit peculiar in taste so we didn't eat much of it.
Next stop the Top Station - a place to view beautiful ...
... told him off. And then mum or aunty or whoever pops up with a tiny baby monkey clutching its belly! Even our driver and the shop owners around were excited. Our driver didn't know where we were staying and neither did we, so he called butthole Bernard and found out. Then we tried to find it, for about 45 minutes. The poor man was so stressed out and the roads are all narrow and windy and bad quality. We eventually found it and our room ...
... hour drive from here via Pollachi and Aliyar. Direct Public and Private buses also ply infrequently.
Coimbatore to Pollachi and Pollachi to Valparai buses are very frequent. A taxi drop from Coimbatore to Valparai will cost approximately Rs.2000 and up.
Taxi from Coimbatore:
Jagadeesan Mob: +91 95004 70007 / +91 94862 79917
Did a morning yoga session at the houseboat before proceeding to Munnar. The roads are winding and we took longer than expected to reach. It's a nice place with nice scenery. There a lot of tea plantation . Did a night shopping at the Munnar market. Spend a night at T&U ...
... Get you bearings, get in a tuktuk to go to your hotel of choice, get advised that you should go somewhere else, insist on visiting you first choice, discover your first choice is totally average (except the price which has been hiked up since being published in LP), take tuk tuk driver's advice and drive to his recommended guesthouse, discover that is worse, describe exactly what you want to driver ("simple guesthouse, great view"), get taken to ...