Mannan Tribe's Hut
Influenced by the native people of these parts who have lived in harmony with their surroundings for generations, Spice Village adapt many self sustaining systems. The roof of our cottages are thatched using elephant grass, in a unique way of Mannan tribes of Periyar.
The resort and the Periyar area in general, offer an amazing diversity of flora, much of it unique. You'll encounter, among many others, the Indian Pennywort, Kalachoo and Sweet Flag, all medicinal in nature, and processed into remedies at our ayurvedic facility.
Periyar Tiger Reserve
Periyar Tiger Reserve boasts a variety of forests, marshes and aquatic habitats spread over 925 Kms. Together they constitute the abode of a great variety of wildlife that include 62 species of mammals, 320 species of birds, 27 species of amphibians, 45 species of reptiles and 38 species of fish.