Aruvikkuzhi is a beautiful place in Chellarkovil of Chakkupallam panchayathu in Idukki district. It is the border area of Kerala and Tamilnadu. Aruvikkuzhi water falls is the main attraction of this place. A scenic view of agricultural lands of Theni district and Cumbum is another attraction of the place. This place is developed by the Government of Kerala under DTPC. The first stage of the development is over and the place is open for the public. Second stage of development include check dam, pedal boats and watch tower. It is a part of spices tourism circuit.
Chellarkovil is an ecotourism spot, which is 11 kms away from Thekkady. In this place treetop huts are available as a part of ecotourism promotion. It is the right place for relax your mind and body, enjoy the beauty of nature.
The water fall originates in Kerala and falls in Thamilnadu.
What to do here?
Enjoy the water falls and the scenic view of the plains of Theni and Cumbum. Stay in Treetop House and relax your minds.
How to Reach Aruvikkuzhi?
Aruvikkuzhi is just 11 kilometers from Thekkady.
Best time to Visit
Except June and July all other times are good to visit this place. Entry is allowed from 9.00AM to 6.00PM. Passes issued for 2 hours which cost Rs. 26.