Separating Kerala and Tamil Nadu, Kumily is a quaint little town in the Idukki district.
Places to visit in and around Kumily
Vandiperiyar: Located at about 13 km away from Kumily, Vandiperiyar is one of the major trading centres of tea, coffee and pepper plantations. The Periyar River flows through the town and is the main source of water for the various plantations. The Government Agriculture Farm and Flower Garden are the major attractions of the region
Abraham’s Spice Garden: It is an organic garden that is located on the route to Thekkady. This garden is an ideal place to learn about organic farming, ayurveda and the cultivation of different kinds of spices.
Kadathanadan Kalari Centre: It is a renowned centre of the traditional form of martial arts, Kalaripayattu. The centre arranges daily programs to showcase the ancient form of self-defense in a gallery specially designed for the safety of the fighters.