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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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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 NEW

beautiful natural setting with Rama's footprint, fantastic scenery, beautiful clean fresh air, lovely food. Lots of nature and wildlife. A countryside idyll

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

An unbelievable view of the district of theni can be achieved from here... the winds blows at an astonishing speed of 35kmph.. this place is hence known as the cradle of wind... the wind itself can take u away with it, if you don't resist it a bit..

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

The climb up the hill and the lovely Statue. Horse riding up the hill, grazing cattle and lots of fresh air.

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Kottyam
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Ramakkal is a must see destination when you are in Kerala. The hot spot of Ramakkal is surely the top station trekking. start the trek from the Kerala - Tamil Nadu boarder and pass the small pool and then to the photo point. Halfway through you will star experiencing some unbelievable scenes that was left behind by some ancient settlers... More

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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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