Munnar Heritage Resort
Travel Blogs from Munnar
... it to the tea factory that we had spied in the hazy distance from the mountain top. It was RS100 to get in and only the French girls could be bothered paying for it. So we sat outside drinking the tea our guide arranged for us. The whole area reeked of tea. The Jeep took us back into town where we stopped at the Saravana Bhavan and had another meal. This time we had the “special” thali. It was actually way better than the one the day ...
... up the journey by a few stop-offs, en route.
First, we paused for our packed breakfast and a sweet cup of coffee at a restaurant, having passed through the sprawling outskirts of Kochi. (Some huge, very posh houses, by the way. And lots of shacks and digs too, of course.) Then, we continued on for an hour, gradually climbing and climbing, moving from flat, open terrain and rivers, to hilly, more temperate forest; then reaching a pretty waterfall on the ...
We arrived in Alleppey after dark after getting attacked by opportunistic mosquitos every time the train slowed down to a crawl. Which was a lot. It turned into quite a game, spotting them coming in through the open windows and killing them before they had a chance to land, or second best, before they bit, much to the amusement of the locals (who must repel mozzies naturally we think). We almost got off a stop prematurely due to the double name of Alleppey and the stop before ...
This lovely lady below - We had met her husband here on our previous years visit. At that time he was the only person around and he kindly showed us an easy ...
... just asked Toby and he says they can misbehave, strangler vines are naughty cos they kill other plants! Ivy damages masonry , olive says sycamores take over in woodland, and willow roots damage buildings, so there you go, they are naughty. Any way we wandered down the hill and rounded a corner to see a beautiful cascade pouring down the bare, river moulded rocks and nobody else about. It was lovely and we played and hung out , paddling in the shallow slow flowing parts ...
How has this ranch rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking