quiet surroundings, pollution less oxygen, ayurvedic massages and sipping on herbal tea in the lush greenary is a pleasure one can
only enjoy at kairali ayurvedic health resort. This paradise is located in the lap
of Mother Nature in the midst of blossoming green land. It is based in
Palakkad, approx 380 km away from city Thiruvananthapuram. The resort houses
consist of 30 cottages beautifully architected in pyramid shape further based
on Vaastu Shastra along with red soil the ceiling tiles found in Kerala
commonly known as “odu”.
A two-kilometre artificial
water stream is flowing through the resort that has as many as 700 coconut trees,
600 mango trees and a few medicinal trees like neem and pepper. These towering
branches shields the grounds from scorching sun, so one can
enjoy his/ her walk in broad day light. The tranquillity of the place
remains unharmed and pleasure-giving. The chirping of birds, light breeze and
croaking of frogs adds to the pleasure.
The natural therapy centre provides many treatments for various
medical conditions like, migraine, arthritis, skin diseases infertility, slip
disc, spondylitis and obesity. It also acts as a good agent for de-stressing
Spread across 50 acres the resorts also consists of a library, yoga and meditation
centre, swimming pool and tennis court. The land is also flourished with
vegetable, herbal garden and paddy field.
Each villa is well-equipped with air-conditioners, refrigerators
and bath tubs.
The day begins and ends with the daily mantra of the resort that
witnesses an influx of foreign tourists, mostly Germans, during the period of
September to March. Simple and authentic food is served and vegetables are
consumed from the in-house garden. Only one kind of drink is served i.e.
pink-coloured lukewarm water, a mixture of herbs.
30 cottages are categorized into four parts: two fall
in the Maharaja category, four in the royal villa category, Seventeen in the classic
villa category and seven in the deluxe villa category. Prices vary between
Rs.7,000 per day for a deluxe villa and Rs.25,000 per day for a Maharaja villa.
Prices of a massage, breakfast, lunch and dinner, yoga and meditation classes are
People travel to the resort for the healing process of their
ailments, hence, treatment depends on various packages for 3, 7, 14 or 21
days. It is indeed a desirable tourist spot. Most popular packages are Holistic
Treatment for Rejuvenation and Detoxification, Special Package to Remove Stress
and Strain and Special Ayurvedic Health Programme for Weight Loss, among
How to reach: The nearest airport is in Coimbatore, 52 km from
Palakkad. Approximately one and a half hours is taken to reach the resort.