Spice Tour in Thekkady
Gift wrapped in lush green spice plantations, Thekkady is no doubt the heartland of spices. Enjoy the real spice tour through the real spice city of Kerala. In and around 50 sq km of Periyar Tiger Reserve, the world famous spices such as cardamom, pepper,vanilla,nutmeg,clove,etc are grown.
There are many spice gardens around this beautiful area. One has to spend two hours to understand different types of spice plants available around this area. The trip covers spice plantations such as cardamom, pepper, vanilla, clove, cinnamon , nutmeg, ayurvedic herbs etc. The trip also passes through coffee , tea plantations and tea factory.
The state is the spice capital of the world. Over twelve varieties of spices including ginger, garlic, cardamom, vannilla, pepper, cinnamon, coffee, tea, clove and nutmeg is cultivated in Thekkady and its neighbouring villages.
You can relax and de-stress yourself with a traditional Ayurvedic Oil massages -another special service available for the tourists here..
Green Walk timings are 7:00AM, 7:30Am, 10:00AM, 10:30AM, 2:00PM and 2:30PM
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