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7 Plantations to explore in Kerala

Kerala

Kerala, known by the tagline “God’s Own Country” is a coastal state in the south western region of India. The state is bordered by a number of beaches in the west, covered by hills of Western Ghats on the east, and filled with backwaters. #GodsOwnCountry

Conolly's Plot
Conolly's PlotNilambur, Kerala 679329, India

Conolly’s Plot (also Canoli Plot/ Canoly’s Plot) is the oldest teak plantation in the world. The plantation, which was developed in the 1840s is home to more than 100 large teak trees, among which the biggest one has a girth of 4.2 meters and a height of 46.5 meters.

Kanthanpara Waterfalls
Kanthanpara WaterfallsMeppadi, Kerala 673577, India

The 30 meters high, two tiered waterfall sandwiched between tea plantations.

Kuttanad
KuttanadKuttanad, Kuttanad Taluk, Kerala

Kuttanad is a region that is well known for its vast paddy fields. The region has the lowest altitude in India and is one of the few places in the world where farming is carried on around 1.2 to 3.0 meters (4 to 10 ft) below sea level. It is a major rice producer of Kerala state.

Nilambur Teak Museum
Nilambur Teak MuseumSH28, Nilambur, Kerala 679330, India

Nilambur Teak Museum is located in the Malappuram district of Kerala State in Southern India. The museum was established in 1995 on the campus of Kerala Forest Research Institute (KFRI) and it houses the historical, aesthetic, and scientific treasures related to teak.

Panamaram Jain Temple
Panamaram Jain TemplePanamaram - Nadavayal - Kenichira - Bathery, Kerala 670721, India

Amidst coffee plantations and right on a the sides of a highway remains the ruins of a Jain Temple, one of the oldest in India.

Seetharkundu Viewpoint
Seetharkundu ViewpointSeetharkundu Viewpoint Path, Sitargundu Estate, Kollengode South, Kerala 678508, India

Views of mountain ridges, plains with paddy fields, and of a mighty waterfall and a dam

Top Station Munnar
Top Station MunnarTop Station, Kerala 625582, India

Stay above the clouds, admire the beauty of the hills and the majestic sun emerging from the clouds in the morning.

Map of Plantations to explore in Kerala