A near 90 minutes in a taxi from Kochi air terminal, you can see a speedy change in the scene as the street becomes thin and the environmental elements become more sepia conditioned. “We are in Chittoor” reports the driver and explores into a tight way that opens into the entry of CGH Chittoor Kottaram. In the event that you have considered what it might be want to live in a royal residence, think no further as you can remain in one at Chittoor Kottaram.
The main thing you see here is the conventional teak wood entryway with a manichithrathazhu, a neighborhood lock that is luxurious and is made with metal. The royal residence has a place with the past Rajah of Cochin.
The lord constructed a sanctuary for his family divinity here and as he wanted to be close, fabricated the Chittoor Kottaram as his home when he visited the spot. The property is situated on the backwaters and the ruler would show up by boat back then. Presently obviously, there is a little nation boat where you can take a boat ride.
With three centuries of history, the three-room space is a solitary key property whose wooden rooftops and superb design will ship you to the past. The Helen Hamlyn Trust has carefully reestablished the property that is overseen by CGH Earth for the last dozen odd years. The property is tucked away in the lap of nature and is perfect in the event that you are looking for protection and subsequently is likewise famous for personal weddings.
The property is finished up elegantly and you can see legacy in each part from finished glass works of art, wooden roofs, and mosaic tiles. Indeed, even the dive pool here is a characteristic water body that you will find in neighborhood sanctuary lakes. All the craftsmanship on the walls, the relics and furniture are old fashioned and legacy plans. The deck has lovely Athangudi tiles, and the rooms are situated on two levels.
The ground floor has an open living region and is flanked by two rooms that are very much selected with an appended shower, concentrate on table and that’s only the tip of the iceberg. The main room situated on the primary floor has a joined living space. An open verandah is on the two sides and there are seats and tables so you can partake in the lazy speed of the backwaters while tasting on a beverage of your decision. The old world insides, emphasize the warm living spaces and make a convincing stylistic layout proclamation too. Assuming you like better style subtleties, you can go through hours just appreciating the ancient rarities here that all accompanied their own accounts.
Milton, the Kaaryasthan (guardian) is consistently around to help visitors and the staff utilized are neighborhood, so you get a credible involvement in every one of the exercises here including the food. For somebody who is from the district, set aside a few minutes for a discussion with him, he will entertain you with numerous accounts of the property.
This is likewise the spot you can test the sadhya, the illustrious family’s wedding feast that is a totally vegan dinner made with many privately developed vegetables and the customary red rice.
You can likewise visit the encompassing neighborhoods of Post Kochi, Ernakulam and the Varapuzha and Chittoor towns for a sample of the nearby life. You can likewise demand for an Ayurvedic knead insight or even observer a conventional dance or music execution. Everything thing that you can manage when you are here, notwithstanding, is to find yourself in the midst of nature. Take a boat ride with Milton and you can notice a few birds, remembering transient ones for the season. There are numerous examples that nature shows you and this is the spot you can learn, loosen up, and cool all at your own speed.