Along with the plantations and bird sanctuary, Thenaruvi is also resided by around 2 varieties of animal species too. The large animal Farm which is home to so many cattle species from around different places is definitely a lovely place to visit. In the lap of Western Ghats you may feel like you are in a small earth. You will find both the cute and the wild varieties in here welcoming you to their home. These wonderful beasts will show you the harmony of nature and the restoration of peace.
Ayurveda is the 'knowledge of life'. It is not just an indigenous medical treatment of Vedic origins with the native medicinal plants of Indian subcontinent, but an experience of harmony with the nature itself. The ayurvedic spa at Thenaruvi Herbal Village offers its guests both short- and long-term Kerala Ayurvedic Treatment packages, which will give you perfect rendition of Mother Nature’s care and the experienced hands of professionals. You'll have a rendezvous with the 64 vital herbs and spices which are the basis of all Ayurvedic formulations. Step inside for a total mind-body-soul experience and know the healing power of nature.
Watching birds is like a meditation, being part of the mystic silence that nature provides and listening to the chirps, you will be transported in to another world. These sweet little things will take most of the room of your heart and leave many lessons for you. Thenaruvi has an accommodation for more than 37 bird species from different parts of the world. The Bird Sanctuary and the Poultry Farm is thus a must-not-miss thing in our Herbal Village. The beauty of these lovely beings and their activities are worth watching, leaving you to wonder about the mastery of nature in its creation.
India, especially Kerala, is known as the land of spices. Our heritage is incomplete without the vast tradition of cuisines and medicines cultured over our different kinds of indigenous spices and herbs. These plants or plant derived substances not only add flavor to the dishes but also that many of them have medicinal values too. Often it is difficult to distinguish between them. Spices are the flavor adding substances which can get from any part of the plant, where as Herbs, which mainly uses for medicinal purposes, are typically thought of as non-woody plants. Thenaruvi collects, cultivates, preserves, and displays a wide range of herbs and spices as in a botanical garden. And it is these same spices and herbs that we use in those delicacies which we serve for you.
The cuisine in our restaurant comprises an eclectic range of Indian dishes from various corners of the country. However, it is the compilation of dishes that bear the distinctive flavors of the cultural heritage of different parts of Kerala that are bound to delight a discerning palate. Listening to the symphony of nature, we aim to create a flexible approach in dining where our guests will be very much involved in creating their own dining experience by freely enjoying our leisure spaces and conducting social gatherings and ceremonies as well.
Chlorine pools might be relaxing, but there’s nothing as refreshing as taking a dip in a natural water source like a lake or river on a scorching summer day. Experience the feeling of swimming in crystal clear natural water without any use of chemicals. Enjoy a refreshing dip in nature’s very own infinity pool, for those seeking a more secluded experience, a 10-minute climb will lead you several small swimming holes at the top of the falls. That’s where you’ll find the well-known, crystal-clear plunge pool, providing sweeping views of magnificent Western Ghats.
As an Herbal Village, Thenaruvi is home to more than 383 species of plants. Open year-round and occupying a total of 6.5 acres of brilliant floral displays, this is a dazzling example of a successful reclamation project. The wide collection includes native as well as imported varieties of vegetables, fruits, medicinal plants, shade plats, and so on. Here, we also preserve rare and endangered plants from different parts of the world. There is no better rejuvenating procedure than walking around these fascinating varieties of plants and wonder how beautiful life is.
Nothing is more relaxing than the embrace of cold water in a vast translucent swimming pool. The vast pool in our leisure area is such a great spot where you can let go of every worries and just relax. Find eternal pleasure in the hands of brimming crystalline water, while letting your mind to dance along with the sparkles of reflections in the little waves.