Located at the foothills of Cardamom Hills, Kumily is the gateway to the Periyar Tiger Reserve. Situated in the heart of the Idduki district of Kerala, Kumily is a bordering settlement and a well known hill station of the South. Kumily witnesses heavy tourist traffic during the peak season as the Periyar Tiger Reserve and the Thekaddy Lake are located nearby. Moreover, Kumily is visited by many travellers from far and wide also become it is one of the biggest spice centres of the country. The spice plantations and the tea plantations are a treat to the human eyes. The clear skies and the breezy environment surely make your holiday a memorable experience. There is a Sabrimala Ayyappan Temple situated within the borders of Kumily. Pilgrims and worshippers pay a visit to this temple during festivities. Kumily is one of the busiest towns in the Idduki district however it does welcome everyone with its innate charm. Kumily is located at close proximity to the Madurai International Airport and the train station. This area is well connected and easily accessible.