We all want a relaxing stay away from the daily routine and hustle of life. Earlier, farm houses used to serve as resorts but not many could afford to stay at such places. Now we have so many resorts and homestays which allow us to experience a stay in the lap of nature. So, if you are planning for a trip to the God's Own Country, then here are the top jungle resorts in Kerala which you should check in to!
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Pugmarks Jungle Logde , Wayanad
Pugmarks Jungle Lodge captures the true essence of Wayanad! Situated deep inside a coffee plantation, this jungle lodge offers a beautiful stay amidst the nature. Wooden cottages, tents, cedar suits and deluxe rooms with earthly interiors is a delight.
Aesthetically furnished interiors with modern facilities allows a comfortable stay. To top it all, Pugmarks Jungle Lodge also has adventure activities like Archery, Rope Ladder, Zip-Line and Tyre Walk. Visitors can also go bird watching, coffee plantation tours and tribal village tour for a complete experience. This resort is also a haven for wildlife lovers as it is around 35km from Nagarhole National Park and 45km to Aralam Wildlife Sanctuary.
Location: Pugmarks Jungle Lodge, Ammani Vayal, Kartikulam, Mananthavady, Wayanad.
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Jungle Village, Thekkady
Jungle Village resort is located on the outskirts of Periyar Tiger Reserve. This eco-friendly resort surrounded by dense jungles offers the best of nature. Jungle Village has a wide range of stay options from regular cottages to deluxe and superior cottages. Visitors get to feel the authentic ambience of forest while staying safe inside the resort. You can go trekking, bird watching, boating and tiger safari here. No doubt, Jungle Village is one of the top jungle resorts in Kerala.
Location: Jungle Village, Mangaladevi Road, Kumily, Thekkady, Kerala.
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Duke's Forest Lodge, Trivandrum
Duke's Forest Lodge is an awesome getaway located at the border of the Peppara Wildlife Sanctuary. A perfect eco-friendly ambiance of the resort blends well with the stunning forest landscapes. Duke's Forest Lodge offers all the modern facilities with numerous activities for your entertainment. It has everything from swimming pool to Ayurvedic spa, from indoor games to other activities like rubber factory visit, etc. Accommodations like Pool Villas and private cottages are the best to stay here.
Location: Duke's Forest Lodge, Annapara, Trivandrum, Kerala
Jungle resorts are one of the risk-free ways to enjoy a forest stay. Waking up to the chirruping of birds, watching the sun rays striking through the trees, pristine air and quiet surroundings are truly relaxing!