Eco Tourism

As part of diversification of activities, KFDC has on going Eco-Tourism programmes in Gavi and Munnar Divisions. From 2007 August, programmes are available in Arippa. There is proposal to expand it to Nelliampathy and Wyanad.

Details of Programs Offered
The programme of Eco-Tourism offered by KFDC are nature based with special emphasis on outdoor activities and includes day trekking in the forests and stay in tents in the forest area.

SI.No.DivisionProgrammeDetails of ProgrammeTariff inRs.Remarks
1.MunnarDay trekkingStart 8 AM from Silent Vally – trekking up to Misapulimalai 5 PM – ReturnDay trip Rs. 300 /- per personGuide service only.
One day programme camping in jungle dormitoryStarts from Silent Vally – 4 PM, One hour trek then halt. After camp fire, dinner,day Trekking, return by 5 PM.Rs. 1000/- per person per day (minimum 2PAX )Food, accommodation & guide service
One day programme – camping in outdoor tentsStarts from Silent Valley 2 PM. Trekking, campfire dinner & halt. Trekking, return by 5 PM next dayRs.2000/person (minimum 4 Pax)Food, accommodation & guide service
Two day programmeStarts from Silent Valley by 2 PM 1st night camp at Kurunji Hills camp site. Next day trekking through rolling grasslands and shoal forests of Aruvicadu, Ellapetty areas.Arrive at 2nd campsite in Rhodo Valley by evening, Halt. Next day trekking to Mesapulimalai and returns to Silent Valley by 5 PM.Rs. 3500/- per person (Minimum 4 Pax)Food, accommodation in alpine / dome tents & guide guide service will be provided.

GaviOne day programmeStarts 8 AM- breakfast trekking along the trek paths. Lunch after trek at green mansion – rest – Boating by 3 PM. Evening tea and checkout by 5 PM.Rs. 900/- per person per dayFood & guide service.
Stay programme

Stay in Cottage tents
Starts 9 AM after breakfast – trekking – lunch at green mansion – boating – evening tea-dinner and stay at green mansion –Jeep safari- morning breakfast – checkout.Comfortable stay in cottage tents with all above programmes
Rs.1850/- per person per day

Rs 2500/- for single occupancy.Rs 2000/- per person for two or more
Food, accommodation, guide service and Jeep safari
Outdoor campStarts – 9 AM after breakfast trekking, lunch at green mansion. 3 PM trek to out door camp site. Evening tea at site. Food served at camping site return to green mansion and checkout next day.Rs. 2000/- per person per minimum 4 Pax)Food, accommodation, at camp site.