Discover Pleasures of Offbeat Treks Amidst Plantations
For those seeking a unique travel experience immersed in serene nature, trekking amidst plantations is a delightful choice. In the midst of greenery, one can walk through acres of lush lands, while listening to the sounds of birds chirping and watching flourishing flora sway along with gentle breeze. With canopies of trees, picturesque views and the quietude of nature, trekking can be truly mesmerizing and rejuvenating.
amã Stays & Trails brings calming offbeat treks in different scenic locales where one can discover the pleasure of trekking amidst plantations.
Munnar is one of the finest hill stations in India, loved for its breath-taking landscapes and untouched nature. Its landscape features unending expanses of robust tea plantations that pave the way for breath-taking treks. One can spend hours uncovering the beauty of its lands through lush trails and rivulets.
A beautiful place to explore in Munnar are the famed Kanan Devi Hills, located about 3 km away from the main city. Here, one can marvel at awe-inspiring views of the grasslands, tea plantations and city from about 1800 metres above sea level.
For staying in the picturesque locale, one can choose amã Stays & Trails Tea Estate Bungalows that offer 7 original planters’ bungalows, each nestled in tranquil nature, overlooking vast expanses of plantations.
Coorg is a land of mesmerizing beauty and scenic wonder. It is an ideal place to visit for trek lovers who seek a relaxing getaway to get in sync with nature, and with themselves.
The TATA Coffee Plantation is a sprawling, coffee-scented paradise that reverberates with a symphony of birds. A trek here will surely beckon nature lovers, who once here, can also learn about the plantation’s ecosystem with a guide. At the end of the day, the trekkers will surely feel in tune with the calmness of nature.
amã Stays & Trails Pollibetta Bungalow, one of the best villas in Coorg is located in the lap of Western Ghats and provides a mesmerising view of the vast coffee plantation. Here, one can spend time some relaxing time in the veranda enjoying the quietude of the surrounding greenery.
Chikmagalur, also known as the coffee land of Karnataka, lies in the heart of South India’s coffee plantations, hidden within the rainforests of Karnataka. In this serene city, acres of green hills sit covered in coffee shrubs. A retreat here allows one to immerse in a calmer way of life.
Stretching across the northern part of Chikmagalur are the lofty peaks of Baba Budangiri, which are an ideal place for all nature lovers to explore their adventurous side. Trekking up Mullayanagiri or any one of the other peaks is as rewarding as it is arduous. Gazing at the starlit night sky from this peak is a truly mesmerising and memorable experience.
Situated at a height of 4000ft above sea level, amã Stays & Trails Arabidacool Bungalow is one of the best villas in Chikmagalur. Built in 1914, this bungalow is the most historical bungalow in the Mylemoney Coffee Estate of Chikmagalur and is located near Mullayangiri - the highest peak in the region, home to lush green forests and rich wildlife.
Lonavala is a hill station in western India near Mumbai, surrounded by green valleys. It is a spectacular retreat for all nature lovers because of its serene rolling green hills and crystal-clear lakes. The cool weather, crisp air and scenic beauty make it an ideal destination for trekking.
The trek to Duke's Nose point from the Kurvande Village is an experience of a lifetime. Mesmerizing views dot the trek, and lush green lanes lead up to the hill top. The high altitude of the destination also makes it a wonderful vantage point.
amã Stays & Trails Sluice House is one of the best villas in Lonavala. Surrounded by nature and tranquillity, this heritage bungalow blends elegance with homely comfort, warm service and local experiences to provide a rejuvenating break from the chaotic city life.