Nearby Attractions

Our Farmstay is situated between Thekkady and Vagamon in Idukki district of Kerala. Tourist attractions in the area include:


Thekkady is a famous tourist location in Periyarwild life sanctuary (tiger reserve) in Idukki District of Kerala. The sanctuary offers boating and trekking in the sanctuary. The attraction of this sanctuary is watching wild animals in close quarters from the safety of a boat.


Ramakkalmedu is famous for ever blowing breeze, an areal view of the plains of Tamilnadu state, Kuravan and Kuravathi statues, Rama stone and wind mills.


Attractions of Gavi include serene atmosphere, rides through ever green forests with lot of wild animals and birds and beautiful reservoirs.


Scenic valleys, beautiful green meadows, enchanting pine forests and a couple of pilgrim centres like Kurisumala and Thangalpara are the attractions of Vagamon.

Other nearby attractions are

Pattumala divine shrine
Idukki Dam (restricted access)
Vineyards, orchards, coconut groves, banana plantations, vegetable farms and Suruli waterfalls near Kerala - Tamilnadu border
Less seen places in the vicinity of Farmstay – Periyar view from Chandravanam, Sunset view from Chandravanam hill, Vallakkadavu, Pullumedu, Gramby, Sathram etc.

Major attractions of Idukki, Kerala

Munnar - Tea plantations, Eravikulam National park which is the abode of NeelgiriThar, Madupetty Dam, Tea museum etc.
Sandalwood park, Sugar cane jaggery making and Muniyaras in Marayoor
Orchards of Kanthalloor, Marayoor
Idukki reservoir which is Asia’s biggest arch dam and Idukki wildlife sanctuary
Aalthara offers comfortable and economical tour packages to visit all these places.