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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
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TripAdvisor Reviews Carmelia Haven Thekkady
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... br> Plus, we couldn't visit inside; the doors were locked! But the view from the hilltop more than made up for it. It was Great with a capital "G"! It reminded me of Tuscany in Florence, Italy! That’s how nice it was!
... the Shalimar Spice Gardens, our home for the next two nights. A wooden bridge leads to the thatched reception hall where we are ushered to be greeted with the obligatory cold flannels and watermelon juice. Porters carry our luggage over the walkway to our very own thatched cottage and once settled in we go for a walk around the grounds. The hotel is an eco-lodge, set in rainforested jungle with beautiful gardens full of exotic spice plants and an Ayurvedic spa ...
... people to get job and fertilize their life.
Murugan the son of lord Shiva was born here, he is the favorite in this
Hindu pilgrim centre. It was a tribal worship province, a stone idol and
small jungle are the ...
... macaque; nilgiri tahrs (native animal related to sheep) and tigers.
NOTES: The shrine of Sabarimala is one of the most ancient and remote Sastha shrines in India. It is located in the Western Ghat mountain ranges of Pathanamthitta district in Kerala. Surrounded by mountains and dense forest, Sabarimala is believed to be the place where Ayyappan, a Hindu deity who is the offspring of Shiva and Vishnu, meditated. It is believed ...
Staying in Kumily generally means that you're here to see the national park, Periar Wildlife Sanctuary, as there is not much else in the little town of interest.
We arrived to find our arranged accommodation full, but they were quick to sort us out with two rooms in the next door but one guest house (which was a bit nicer..). We wasted no time in getting a tour booked in the wildlife sanctuary, we were to go on what we heard was ...