Thommankuthu Ecotourism

Thommankuthu At Its Best

Thommankuthu is a mesmerizing place, which is simply 20 kilometers from Thodupuzha in the district of Idukki and about 74 kilometers from the Kochi. It offers a series of about 12 waterfalls being spread all over the distance of 5 kilometers. Itís seven-step falls are being surrounded by a lot of mysterious caves. At every step, there is also a cascade as well as a pool beneath. Falling from the height of about 1,500 meters. The difference in between the first as well as the last fall is approximately 500 meters. Named after Thomban, the tribal leader who has been washed away nearby the waterfall while crossing the river, this wildlife sanctuary is the range of Kaliyar Forest. The wild and scenic beauty of the waterfall, together with its pristine surroundings simply attract hordes of tourists around.

The best way for you to enjoy this well-loved picnic spot is to simply take about 12 kilometer trek that will surely take visitors at the mountain peak. The less adventurous could simply have equally good time for frolicking in the shallow with crystal clear water pools below. Boating, trekking, camping, watching the birds around are simply one of the best things you could do.