Kalvari Mount could easily be Eden on earth. A spot frequented by tourists in Idukki, Kalvari or Calvary Mount, located 5 km from town, is frequented by experienced climbers due to its extremely steep slope, constrained trails and rocky terrain. The Kalyanathandu vantage point on Calvary Mount is especially irresistible for its low-lying clouds, chirping birds, vegetation and cool environment.
Nature lovers who treasure solitude and photographers hoping to click some amazing landscape and wildlife images will find Kalvari Mount to be just what they need. The hilltop becomes a pilgrimage spot during Lent, drawing a large number of people for worship. See if you can spot the Idukki reservoir from Kalvari Mount apart from the Kuravan-Kurathi Hills and the Idukki Arch Dam. The reservoir water banks are where elephant herds come to bathe. You just might see herds frolicking in the waters. October to February is ideal to visit Kalvari Mount.
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