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Abraham's Spice Garden

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

Very interesting tour! Highly recommended! It took about an hour or so during which many plants... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2018
Elizabeta V
via mobile
Wonderful garden with a variety of plants and spices

Abrahams spice garden was a great experience. We found a lot of spices like ginger, curry leafs... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2018
Stefan_Austria2017
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Graz, Austria
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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 7 January 2018 via mobile

Very interesting tour! Highly recommended! It took about an hour or so during which many plants were shown and described.

Thank Elizabeta V
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Reviewed 6 January 2018

Abrahams spice garden was a great experience. We found a lot of spices like ginger, curry leafs, lemons, tomatoes, avocado, cardamom, and many more. It was was very informative and the best thing: it´s organic, they just use a chilly water to protect against hungry...More

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Reviewed 4 January 2018

The grandson of the founder was very passionate about his plants and was very knowledgeable . It is a very interesting place to visit.

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Reviewed 3 January 2018

We were shown around by Justin who is the owner. He explained to us various plants and trees. He showed us a plant called VICKS which smelled like Vicks. Another smelled Garlic, third one smelled like coriander though none of them was the original plant....More

Thank Antony P
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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

We went on a tour her at the recommendation of the owners of our home stay and we just loved it. Mr Abraham is knowledgeable, patient and has a great sense of humour. His spice garden is truly amazing. We weren’t really that keen to...More

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Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Nice visit... Good conversation with the owner about the trees and spices. Good to walk around his plantation.

Thank Shikha G
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Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

We had a great time in Mr. Abraham spice garden! You won’t believe how many different types of spices, herbs and fruits exists in his garden. He knows everything about it. It was a great, relaxing visit, after a morning jungle walk. We paid 70...More

Thank Willem V
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Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Good place to know about spices of India and it's various medicinal uses... Nicely explained by Owner... U can also buy spices at low cost

Thank Rakesh R
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Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely time at Abraham's garden. The tour he gave us was in a very relaxed atmosphere. Abraham took his time to tell us so much we didn't know about plants, fruit and spices. We were positively surprised with the in depth view...More

Thank Bram V
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Reviewed 3 December 2017

I had read a lot of excellent review about this place and so decided to visit. It turned out to be one of most knowledge gathering 2 hours for me and my family (specially my kid) about plants and spices. Mr. Abraham is a very...More

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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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Response from justinkumily | Property representative |
Call,9746129050 to book the tour
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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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