Aanavilasam is a seven acre cardamom and pepper plantation. A popular feature offered to our guests is a guided tour around the plantation with informative comments on the cultivation and harvesting of these important spices. Learn all about the processes which each go through before they are ready for the kitchen or the table. The tour lasts for about thirty minutes. is is quite easy walking and questions are welcomed.
What you have done with the property is stunning! And all the various activities available to your lucky guests – how wonderful! And what variety!Anne & MichaelOur First Guest
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Learn to cook one authentic Keralan dish during the cooking demonstration organized by the Chef. It is designed to suit the guests requirements. Individuals and groups are accommodated.
For lovers of our feathered friends, Aanavilasam is blessed with some of the most exotic and colourful birds to be found in the region. Many of the rarer species are regularly spotted around the plantation. At times the air rings with the cries of up to 30 different kinds. To name but a few; hornbills, raquet-tailed drongos, mynahs and parakeets, treepies and Indian kingfishers are daily visitors.