We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“Spices....”

Abraham's Spice Garden
Ranked #1 of 5 things to do in Kumily
Certificate of Excellence
More attraction details
Attraction details
Owner description: 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.
Durban, South Africa
Level 6 Contributor
84 reviews
46 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Spices....”
Reviewed 9 March 2017

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

Visited December 2016
Helpful?
Thank peerr2017
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

282 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    218
    57
    4
    1
    2
Date | Rating
  • Arabic first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Hebrew first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Polish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Pondicherry, India
Level 3 Contributor
14 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“French Speaking guide.”
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,

Visited March 2017
Helpful?
Thank Absara I
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Level 2 Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Really excellent Visit”
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 a well stocked spice shop. One request Abraham please put on a service supplying a cup of tea. Really needed one at end of tour.

Visited March 2017
Helpful?
Thank Clive R
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
lancashire
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Quaint and inspirational tour the garden was magic”
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

Visited February 2017
Helpful?
Thank anne2121957
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
London
Level 3 Contributor
22 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Fascinating garden”
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 we were eager to do so! Fantastic quality and value for money. This was a delightful visit and not to be missed!

Visited February 2017
Helpful?
Thank AnnaB99
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC

Travellers who viewed Abraham's Spice Garden also viewed

 
Thekkady, Idukki District
Thekkady, Idukki District
 

Been to Abraham's Spice Garden? Share your experiences!

Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing