Misty Creek – Valparai Homestay
- Type : Tea Plantation
- Tamil Nadu / valparai resorts
Contact :Email: Benny@Mistycreekvalparai.com Ph: +91 9443991933
Misty Creek is a Homestay in Valparai and a great alternative to Valparai resorts. It is in an idyllic, pleasing and picturesque spot. Every room in this Valparai homestay offers mesmerizing views. You can enjoy the mist rolling down in the warmth of luxuriously furnished rooms and it is literally a honeymooner’s paradise. The homestay is far enough to shut out the hustle and bustle of Valparai town and close enough to reach it in 5 minutes by road.
Quaint cottages, fragrant tea gardens, mist-draped mornings and the whistling thrush waking you up with its harmonious whistle are hallmarks of Valparai. Valparai with its impeccable beauty has become the most sought after holiday destination in South India. Nature’s luxurious gift to the Western Ghats and erstwhile summer capital of the British and the pollution free heavenly land Valparai is located above 3,500 feet from the sea level on the Anamalai mountain range, in the Coimbatore district of Tamilnadu.
This Valparai homestay has five AC and non-AC rooms and the tariff starts from 1500/- onwards per room per night.
weather in valparai
Sat26 C19 C
Sun26 C21 C
Mon28 C22 C
Tue29 C22 C
Wed29 C23 C
Thu27 C23 C
Fri26 C23 C
Rooms 5 rooms
The homestay has 5 rooms that are spacious and cosy. They have AC and non-AC rooms with attached washrooms. Some of the rooms have great views over-looking the tea plantations.
span>Food South Indian cuisine
South Indian cuisine is served to the guests from nearby eating joints on prior notice.
Hosts Mr. Frank Benjamin
Frank has a thorough knowledge of the place and can guide on sightseeing places. He is a local conservationists and helps in rescuing snakes and other wild animals.
Suggested Activity #1 Aliyar Dam
Aliyar Dam is a reservoir located 27 km away from Pollachi on the foothills of Valparai in the Anamalai range of the Western Ghats. The dam offers some ideal getaways including a park, an aquarium and a mini theme park maintained by Tamilnadu Fisheries Corporation. It is an ideal picnic spot.
Suggested Activity #2 Sholayar Dam
It is the second deepest dam of Asia. It is situated at a distance of 20 km from Valparai town. It attracts a lot of tourists and is a very beautiful place to visit.
Suggested Activity #3 Chinnakallar
Chinnakallar is a geographically important place. This area has been recorded as having the second highest rainfall in India and is also called the Cherrapunji of South India. Always found wet and misty. A greenish dense forest with tall majestic trees all along the road to Chinnakallar is a pleasure to enjoy. There is a falls in Chinnakallar which sounds like a roaring lion. It is situated at a distance of 15 km from Valparai town.
Suggested Activity #4 Grass Hills
Grass hills is a part of Anamalai Tiger Reserve. It is a beautiful site of high green grasses on a mountain slope, which is a protected area. Visitors have to obtain permission from the wildlife warden to enter the Grass Hills. It is situated at a distance of 15 km from Valparai town. Grass hills is a picturesque spot located in the Valparai hills range, at a height of approximately 2400 ft msl, with cool climate getting cooler at night, a part of Anamalai Tiger Reserve. Right now all efforts are being undertaken by the government to preserve the flora and fauna of this location. Nilgiri Thar is native of this place apart from Elephants, Bison, Indian Gaur, Bear, Nilgiri Langur etc. and a wide variety of birds including Hornbills.