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This place is heaven ... a 30 acre pvt property run by the family of Mr. Ratnakar .. a lush green... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
adhiraggarwal
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New Delhi, India
Lush Green Haven

it was a last minute decision to visit this plantation. The Travel desk at our hotel highly... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2018
Anurag35
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Mumbai
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Things to do in Bekal Thonikkadavu of kundamkuzhy, clad with virgin forests and evergreen meadows emboss the tourist map of Kasaragod District. This lustrous tourist area with its tropical woods is only a few kilometers away from Bekal Tourist...more
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is heaven ... a 30 acre pvt property run by the family of Mr. Ratnakar .. a lush green property with variety of flora and fauna and breathtaking views along with waterfalls and caves in the property... Having fresh spring water .. chillie's...More

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Reviewed 17 July 2018

it was a last minute decision to visit this plantation. The Travel desk at our hotel highly recommended a visit to this plantation, so our family of 4 ( kids age 6&10) got into the hotel car and drove up. It was a quiet peaceful...More

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Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

How many times in life does one get to experience Nature in its pristine glory, with amazing owner cum guide cum enthusiast cum companion? The answer is at Kasargod at Ratnakar and his family’s estate. The whole family is passionately involved in making this experience...More

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thonikadavu, Owner at Thonikadavu, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2018

Thank you so much for the wonderful review, I'm so happy enjoy walking with you as much as we enjoy hosting you! We appreciate you taking the time to share your review our property,

Reviewed 31 May 2018

A wonderful experience where we could move completely away from the city life. A walk down a hillside through a plantation of coconut, betelnut, teak, pepper and loads more. Exploring the natural world and seeing the perfect harmony of all around. The complete lack of...More

1  Thank ChetnaK53
thonikadavu, Owner at Thonikadavu, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2018

We would like to thank you for your good comments and we hope to see you on your next trip to bekal Kind regards, Rathnakaran, Thonikadavu

Reviewed 2 March 2018

We were taken on a guided tour by the owner of Thokinavadu, 30 acre estate. walking down though this managed estate of coconut trees, beetle nut trees, cashew nut trees, peppercorn, rubber and many more exotic trees and plants. We went into man made caves...More

1  Thank Varsha K
thonikadavu, Owner at Thonikadavu, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2018

Thank you so much for the wonderful review, I'm so happy enjoy walking with you as much as we enjoy hosting you! We appreciate you taking the time to share your review our properity, and we look forward to your next visit!

Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

This is a must do for everyone coming to Kerala. Mr Ratnakar is an amazing host and will take you on a memorable journey through his plantations. Whether it is eating fresh pepper or chilly to spice your taste buds or quenching your thirst with...More

1  Thank Nitin J
thonikadavu, Owner at Thonikadavu, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2018

Thank you for visiting our propriety and your wonderful feedback on TripAdvisor! Best regards, RATHNAKARAN THONIKADAVU

Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful trek through this large lush plantation. Amazing dip in the river at the end of the trek. Super solutions from nature for hats,bags, antiseptic lotions, fish exfoliation. Great host. Would love to go back

1  Thank zrez63
thonikadavu, Owner at Thonikadavu, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Thank you so much for the wonderful review, I'm so happy enjoy walking with you as much as we enjoy hosting you! We appreciate you taking the time to share your review our properity, and we look forward to your next visit!

Reviewed 22 December 2017

Natural & Planted Greens in the midst of wilderness, natural surroundings, fresh air, mineral spring water and to top it all and an extremely talented & a wonderful host cum guide marks the asset of this beautiful hillside plantations. Over and above the wonderful trek,...More

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Reviewed 7 December 2017

My sisters and I visited Thonikavadu last week following a recommendation, I must admit, the experience was amazing! We started with a slow walk into the plantation, a look over the hills and the endless breath taking views. Rathan, our guide, made us extremely welcome...More

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thonikadavu, Owner at Thonikadavu, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2017

Thank you so much for the wonderful review, I'm so happy enjoy walking with you as much as we enjoy hosting you! We appreciate you taking the time to share your review our prosperity, and culinary team - and we look forward to your next...More

Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

So much to say. Basically your are given a wonderful guided trek through this hillside plantation which has been in the family for many years. The area is owned by our guide Rathnakaran and his 81yr old father (who we had the pleasure to meet)....More

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thonikadavu, Owner at Thonikadavu, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2017

Thank you so much for the wonderful review, I'm so happy enjoy walking with you as much as we enjoy hosting you! We appreciate you taking the time to share your review our prosperity, and culinary team - and we look forward to your next...More

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Pradeep P
26 September 2017|
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Response from UrmilG4 | Reviewed this property |
Hello... the nature walk will be little difficult for small children. Although the owner has jeep. It is better to fix an appointment with the owner, Mr Ratnakar . His number is 09847410210. He will suggest you what to do
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10 October 2016|
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Response from thonikadavu | Property representative |
yes ........call me 9847410210
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Response from nambiar2014 | Reviewed this property |
The best season , in India would be the cooler times of the year. This is walking tour through a plantation . So the best times would be after the monsoon in October through to Feb/ maybe even March. It is a well spent day... More
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