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Abraham's Spice Garden

| Spring Valley, Kumily, Thekkady 685509, India
+91 97461 29050
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Excellent!

Abraham has an amazing variety of interesting plants and he knows everything there is to know about... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2017
Wanderlustful9
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Wirral, United Kingdom
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Interesting & educational

Interesting & informative guided walk through the plantation. So surprising to see such variety of... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2017
Biddy50
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Haywards Heath, United Kingdom
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Hello welcome to Abraham's spice garden.The garden was established in 1952 and one of the oldest and biggest garden in periyar.We are providing a guided tour and you can taste and smell the real organic spices .You can also buy farm fresh spices.There are lots of spice gardens in Periyar so make sure that it is Abraham's spice garden.This garden was recommended in lonely planet and routard also. It is shown in the famous documentary by BBC "Around the world in 80 gardens" by Mounty Don.
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| Spring Valley, Kumily, Thekkady 685509, India
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Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Abraham has an amazing variety of interesting plants and he knows everything there is to know about each one. The sights and aromas give you a true sensory experience as you make your way around this beautiful garden. Abraham's passion for plants is so apparent...More

Thank Wanderlustful9
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Interesting & informative guided walk through the plantation. So surprising to see such variety of plants & spices growing in the relatively small area that we covered. There is also a shop to buy the fresh spices.

Thank Biddy50
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

No visit to Thekkady is complete without a trip to this spice garden. It is not very big so you can easily walk through in an hour. The tour guide is very knowledgeable and engaging and makes the tour really interesting. There is an abundance...More

Thank WMCMatilda
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Came across this place by chance. Really interesting garden with all kinds of stuff. Nice spice shop as well.

Thank peerr2017
Reviewed 7 March 2017

This is the only place in thekkady where you can find a french speaking guide to explain all the spices . We can spend about 2 hours maximum there. Super,

Thank Absara I
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Abraham was delightful and the garden tour was excellent. His knowledge of the flora was excellent the garden was established in 1952 and the variety of plants was large. We had the chance to taste a lot of the herbs in. The garden. There is...More

Thank Clive R
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Abraham was a fantastic guide sharing his very extensive knowledge of the plants and trees is his garden of 60 years

Thank anne2121957
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Mr Abraham gave us a wonderful tour of his amazing garden, with lots of smelling and tasting along the way. He also has a well-stocked spice shop which we had to ask about - how nice not to feel pressurised into purchasing - of course...More

Thank AnnaB99
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

We went to Abraham's Garden this afternoon and had a wonderful time. Abraham is very knowledgeable and let us sample many of the spices he grows fresh from the garden, a definite must visit when you are in Kumily. His coffee and spice chocolates are...More

Thank rudi848
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Abrahams garden is so beautiful and it is filled with so many different trees, shrubs and herbs. Abraham has good knowledge about all the plants and their possible uses. He is also just a really nice person to walk around with and chat. He won't...More

Thank Konráð B
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damodar2014
1 May 2017|
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Response from Linda B | Reviewed this property |
From the Northumbrian lass. I totally disagree. Our driver actually suggested Abraham's Garden. I went on my hen and I enjoyed the experience, so knowledgable and fascinating. Be prepared to play guess the spice, well... More
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Arihantytl
14 December 2016|
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Response from justinkumily | Property representative |
Call,9746129050 to book the tour
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Abhimanyu B
19 September 2016|
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Response from Ajay2201 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Apologies for the late reply. Logged in to Tripadvisor after a very long time. We did not go to any spice garden in Munnar. We went to Abraham's Spice Garden in Thekkady. But I believe there are some spice gardens in... More
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