Kumily is a beautiful town near the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary in Thekkady. The famous pilgrim Centre Sabarimala is near Kumily and Thekkady. Kumily h as a beautiful landscape. The spice plantations around Kumily is exotic. Kumily is a busy city almost all over the year. It is a major tourist destination and a spices trading center. The spices of Kumily has a wide popularity. Tourists intend to go to Thekkady usually stays in Kumily.
Being a noted tourist destination, several tourists visit Kumily every year. There has been several facilities for homestay in Kumily. Home stay in Kumily facilities provide comfortable stay just as you are staying in your home. Neat and homely food will be served. Some home stays have their own arrangement for sight seeing with the help of a guide. Several big hotel groups have their own homestay facilities.
Chithrasala Home Stay, Sumilayam Jungle View Homestay, Mickey Homestay, El Paradiso Homestay, Canaan Valley Homestay, Villa Prakriti Homestay, Pepper County Homestay are some of the major homestays in Kumily
Kumily is also an important trading centre of spices. Kumily has a tropical climate. Kumily gets a heavy rainfall in the seasons.
The best time to visit Kumily and Thekkady is from November to February. [Kumily Town, Idukki, Kerala] The nearest airport to Kumily is Madurai which is 125 kms away. The nearest railway station also is Madurai.