Urumbi hill palace – feel of trekking and beauty of waterfalls in idukki district
Urumbi hill palace, location, natural features
Urumbi hill palace is an awesome place in idukki, on the way to vagamon kuttikkanam route, it situated near to kuttikkanam hill station. this is one of the best option to see the view of idukki in best level. because there is a view point to see the near places to idukki, if you are focused at this hill top you will easily get an amazing view of cochin alappuzha. think about it, how that experience, in normal case, these two cities are very awesome, then the view from the hill point must be interesting for you. urumbi hill palace located 3500 feet above from the sea level.
The actual location is at urumbikkara in idukki and then got the name urumbi, in locally the word meaning is ants.
Urumbi hill palace is surrounded with mass trees, and also offers a beautiful resort that extremely made in kerala style, when you reach here you can choose this place for staying, the better offers are provide here absolutely in case of food. the plantations are the attraction of this place which surrounded at the mountain slopes near to the palace. pepper, cardamom, tea are some of them. the mountain waterfalls are the core point when we tell about this place, a lot of peoples reach here to enjoy the bath at this waterfall especially the foreigners.
Urumbi hill palace also provides many other facilities like trekking, visit the plantation’s factories, ayurvedic treatments, yoga etc. rather than theses all facilities it provides a peaceful atmosphere for the visitors. all days of the year is best to visit this destination. the nearest bus stand to this location is at elamkavu at a distance of 8 km and the closest major railway station located at kottayam and the airport close to this hill palace is at nedumbassey at an approximate distance of 114 km.