Kuttampuzha is a jungle paradise nestled in the Kothamangalam Taluk, which is known as the Gateway to the High Range. This village is visited by many tourists from Kochi city on weekends to bathe and play in the Pooyamkutty river which flows through the dense forest for many miles without being untouched. The villagers say that the water of this river has medicinal properties and is an excellent remedy for skin diseases. Kuttampuzha, is an open wildlife sanctuary, is home to wild elephants and many other wide varieties of animals and also to some of the world most migratory birds. The famous Dr Salim Ali bird sanctuary and Edamalyar dam are situated in this village. The tribal population in this village is 17.2 percentage which includes Muthuvan, Arayan and Mannan etc… It is a favorite destination of filmmakers and has been the location of many famous films. The famous movie Pulimurugan was shot in puliyoor village in Kuttampuzha. Tourists can feel the coolness of wind and freshness of wild streams when they enter to this village. The old Alwaye Munnar road which was built during British times is not used for transportation now. In 1924 floods, the road inside Pooyamkutty forest was damaged collaterally. During British era this Royal Road was used by British planters and business man to bring materials and visit Munnar.
- Duration: 04 Days / 03 Nights
- Price: INR 12500 per adult (Minimum 2 adults required)
- Day 01: Arrival in Cochin; Drive to Kuttampuzha (70km / 2 Hours)
- Day 02: Kuttampuzha Village Experience
- Day 03: Kuttampuzha Village Experience
- Day 04: Check out after breakfast and drop to Cochin; End of Tour
Pick up from Cochin Airport/Alwaye Railway Station
Check in into a hotel and the rest of the day in the hotel
Breakfast at hotel by 08:30. After breakfast you will be
guided for a full day village experience travel at kuttampuzha
village wherein you will be visiting Dr Salim Ali Bird sanctuary at
Thattekad and boat safari in Periyar river. After lunch and rest at
the hotel until 4 pm, we will go to Anakkayam river beach for
water activities. Then back to the hotel and take rest at hotel.
Breakfast at hotel by 08:30. And sight-seeing will be starting from
8:00 Am. The guide will come to the hotel lobby to take you for
second day activities.
Morning we will start with jungle safari to the Mamalakandam
remote village. It’s a narrow road through deep forest where you
can see and feel forest in its full sense. In village you will visit the
Mamalakandam school, which is famous for its beauty and nearby
forest stream where you can relax in the laps of nature.
After lunch will ride to Pooyamkutty. On the way, will stop at
Blavana ferry and one trip at the ferry and visit pooyamkutty
bridge, Old Alwaye – Munnar road and relax at river side until
Breakfast at hotel 08:30 and leisure time until checkout. Airport drop by 12 PM
Inclusive In Packages
- Airport pickup & drop
- Accommodation 3 nights
- Breakfast 3 days
- Sight seeing 2 days
- Transportation: Taxi cab
- Any entry tickets
- Lunch, Tea, Dinner
- Personal Transportation service after package timing.
- Any others not in inclusive