The Misty Mountan Plantation Resort is located at an altitude of 3500 feet above sea level at Kuttikanam, 40 km from Thekkady. Located over 600 acres of plantation, it offers myriad experiences that are sure to thrill an outdoors enthusiast. Stretches of coffee, cardamom, pepper and tea plantation and thick tropical vegetation form the major chunk of the landscape. Dotting the entire area are small and big waterfalls.
One can enjoy splashing in the cool cascades. Facilities for fun activities like fishing, bird watching, canoeing etc are also available. Visitors can choose to go trekking where they can observe the rich and varied flora and fauna of the region. Trekking trails also offer numerous vantage points from where one can enjoy panoramic views of mist clad hills and silver streams flowing through rugged rocks.
The tree house also promises a thrilling experience. For accommodation there is the Dewan's Residence, a colonial style bungalow built in 1930 with two bath attached bed rooms, a dinning room, drawing room etc used by the former Dewan of Travancore. The rooms once used by the Maharani’s palace are now converted as Garden View / Hill View rooms.
Also, Misty Mountain is an ideal choice for a stopover en-route to Thekkady. An entire day or a few hours whatever be the choice, you can be sure that it will be a delightful stay with fun-filled memories. If however what the guests need is a place just to rest and unwind and enjoy a great lunch, Misty Mountain would be the ideal choice. We can make all kind of arrangements to cater to needs of individuals or groups- both large and small.
Accommodation: There is the Dewan's Residence; a colonial style bungalow with two bath attached bed rooms, a dinning room, drawing room etc used by the former Dewan of Travancore.
Multi-Cuisine Restaurant: Break fast; Lunch & Snacks are available from our Multi-Cuisine Restaurant. The restaurant provides ala carte service of Indian, Continental and Chinese dishes.
Plantation Tour: Enjoy the fresh air and beautiful surroundings. Take a trip to the plantations of Misty, and feel transported into a green paradise. Walk through the aromatic spice gardens where the air is laden with the fragrance of nature's bounty. Many different spices are cultivated here. Some of the crops that you will see on the tour in our plantations are Cardamom, Tea, Pepper, Coffee, Ginger and Nutmeg and numerous other fruits, trees, herbs, vines and grasses.
Water Falls: Splash in the cool cascade and feel the chilly spray of the cascading water. Waterfalls have a hypnotic power, and they're always a favorite with travelers. "Mekkunnam" and "Downrock" Waterfalls of Misty Mountain Plantation Resort are accessible to visitors and provide splendid viewing and photo opportunities in the monsoon season. Distance to Mekkunnam Water fall from our front office: 2 KM and to Downrock Water fall: 5 KM
Treks: From a cool stroll through our garden to a full day guided trek that is suitable only for the very fit, you can choose the length and difficulty of the trek you prefer. Whatever you chose, an unforgettable rendezvous with nature awaits you. Besides the various crops grown on our plantation there are numerous varieties of plants growing in the rich tropical forests in our property. Botanists can spend weeks trying to identify all the different plant species.
Canoeing: You can enjoy canoeing in the water bodies situated inside the resort.
Fishing: For the fishing enthusiast ……… we have stocked tilapia and carp in our water bodies. You catch some and we will fry it for you… !!!
Smaller animals like wild boar, mouse, deer, rabbits, porcupines, civet cats and monkeys can be found on our plantation along with a wide variety of birds depending upon the season. The ultimate thrill is to hear the melodious call of the Malabar Whistling Thrush or Whistling Schoolboy as it is also known.
Scenic View point: is one of the most spectacular view points situated in our property.
Tariff on EP basis (valid from 1st September 2012 – 31st January 2013)Room Type
RateCottage (Two Bed Room)
Rs 2415Garden View
Rs 2415Hill View
Rs 2415Dormitory (5 Beds)
Rs 4230Extra bed