||Idukki District, Kerala
||Idukki Wildlife Sanctuary, Idukki Dam, Kuthumkal Waterfalls etc.
||2,200 m above the sea level
|Best Time To Visit
||September to May
Unwind yourself in the serene laps of nature at Idukki in Kerala. The sightseeing tour to this picturesque hill station offers an excellent opportunity to explore some interesting tourist attractions of the place. Tranquility and calmness resides in every corner of the Idukki hill station which offers complete peace of mind to the nature lovers.
Main Attraction of Idukki Kerala
The world's second and Asia's first Arch Dam, Idukki Dam is a great place of interest for the tourists. It is built across the Kurathi and Kuravan hills. The dam measures 550 ft in height and 640 ft in breadth.
Idukki Wildlife Sanctuary
Covering an area of 77 sq kms, Idukki Wildlife Sanctuary is haven to wide range of fauna and avifauna species. Roaming herds of elephants and gaur are the wonderful sights that delights the wildlife enthusiasts most. The enchanting canopy of tropical semi-evergreen and deciduous forests also shelters other wildlife species such as tiger, wild boar, sambhar, deer, cobra, krait, viper and many more. Birds species like myna, jungle fowl, black bulbul, peafowl, kingfisher, wood pecker etc are also the inhabitants of the Idukki Wildlife Sanctuary.
Cascading from dazzling heights, Kuthumkal waterfalls attracts holiday-makers for its immense natural splendor and verdant surroundings. The splendid beauty of waterfall, hitting the ground from great height thrills every visitor.
Sahyadri Ayurvedic Centre
Rejuvenate your mind and body by taking Ayurveda packages and treatments at Sahyadri Ayurvedic Centre. The massage therapies relaxes your body and makes you feel energetic.
Explore some fascinating trek routes at Kuttikanam. The place is a paradise for adventure lurks,where they can indulge in thrilling activities like mountain climbing and trekking. Visitors can enjoy nature walk among the winding paths to reach the steep hills.
Accommodation in Idukki
Plethora of hotels in Idukki provides comfortable stay to the travelers. Some of the popular hotels in hill station includes Hotel Thrisangu Haven, Hotel Shalimar Spice Garden, Hotel Vagamon Hide Out, Hotel Ambadi, Hotel Green Berg Holiday Resort, Hotel Tree Top and many more. How to Reach Devikulam Air
Cochin at a distance of 132 km is the nearest airport from IdukkiRail
The nearest railhead from Idukki is at Kottayam (133km)Road
Regular KSRTC (Kerala State Road Transport Corporation) buses ply from Thodupuzha, the main town in the Idukki district.