Thekkady, an unending chains of hills and spice plantations, is an ideal picnic spot in Idukki. Murikkady, about 5 km from Thekkady is a ideal place for visitor to see plantations of various spices. Washed in fresh, spice-scented air, Murikkady is a panorama of cardamom, coffee and pepper plantations.
Nearest railway station: Kottayam, via Kollam - Theni Hwy, about 107 km
Nearest airport: Cochin International Airport, about 146 km
Latitude: 9.579677, Longitude: 77.180743