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Ramakkal

Ramakkalmedu, Idukki, India
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Ranked #1 of 20 Attractions in Idukki
Type: Historic Sites
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Ghaziabad, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

In the month of September, we planned one week tour of Kerala and chose Ramakkalmedu as we wanted to stay in a place with natural beauty and pollution free atmosphere and away from crowded cities. After a short flight from Delhi to Kochi, we went by road to Ramakkal. We stayed in Wind haven Resort for 7 nights and it... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Ramakkalmedu is located about 15 km from Nedumkandam on the Munnar-Thekkady route. -There is a big statue of Kuravan and Kurathi. -The views from here is breathtaking. -It provides a panoramic view of Tamil Nadu villages and towns. -Strong wind is which makes Ramakkalmedu unique. This place is not explored much as a tourist destination hence basic facilities like restaurants,... More

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Bangalore, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

A good place to enjoy high altitude, a very small trek to the top. Nice place to spend the evening amidst greenery

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

I've visited Ramakkalmedu during my internship days. The best thing about the place is its not much explored. So the area itself is less congested. The view is just amazing from the top station. The Kuravan Kurathi Statue sculpted by Mr.Jinan is the one I will never forget. Loved the food and hospitality of people (I was staying with a... More

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

If you have just a day at Thekkady and coming from Munnar, you must depart Munnar at 08 AM and complete boating at the earliest. One must arrive at least by 16:00 to see the glimpses of Ramakkal. Visit Ramakkal rock first and then visit the Kuravan mount to watch the sunset and night view of Tamil Nadu cities. If... More

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Thodupuzha, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

A beautiful, unnoticed place in Idukki. The Kuravan and Kurathi statue is so beautiful to see. It is surely an enjoyable one.

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Key Largo, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Lord Ram's rock (RAMAKKAL), Wind farm, Spice farm, rabbit farm and above all Ramakkal Top station, these all are truly amazing and still unexplored by many and possess all the originality of real village life. The temperature is absolutely cool with fog in the morning. A stay here is worth for visiting Thekkady so that we can have better weather... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

I had gone to this place 2 years back with a local friend of mine and then I made sure that this place my whole batch of Travel and Tourism students from Cochin University should and see it as it was one of the most beautiful unexplored places in Kerala. It doesn't come in any standard packages of travel agents... More

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Kollam, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

me with my friends visited ramakkalmedu last month.. its a kind of a one time visit place.. please ensure u visit the place during winter time..early morning/ evening is the best time to visit here..cold breeze and aeroplane view of cumbam and theni,statue of kuravan,kurathi are the highlight ..

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

It was not on our itinerary but driver took us to there. ok if you are with plenty of times. cool avoid in winter unless you are so fond of cold climate with chilly winds

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