Journey to the soul (Karimkutty)
|Journey to the Soul of Nature includes a trip to Karimkutty which is located in Kottathara Grama Panchayath. The package mainly offers a glimpse into the culture and lifestyle of the tribal community, Kurichiyas.
You can have a peep into their joint family system, and observe their unique lifestyle, traditions, rituals, customs etc. Kurichiyas also follow indigenous agricultural and medicinal practices and the tourists will be able to have a first-hand experience on these too. The tourists can also try traditional fishing methods, observe and enjoy the sprawling coffee, arecanut, coconut, ginger and other spice plantations during this Journey to the Soul. A trip to a silkworm production centre too is part of the package and it helps visitors understand the various stages of silk production.
These two packages introduced by RT Cell not only provide a detailed understanding of the village life in Wayanad, but also offer an opportunity to interact with local farmers, kids and traditional medicinal practitioners. Through these initiatives, the RT Cell can also distribute the benefits of tourism among the local community.