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Munroe Island

Munroe Island, Kollam, India
+91 99956 03410
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Munroe Island

Munroe Island is a must visit place . boating is a must it take about 1 hour boat riding . island... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Adoor, India
Nice Trip

I have visited munroe last month with my friend. Must do boating with Vimalan chettan.He have good... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Hameem M
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  • Average10%
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“village life” (17 reviews)
“small island” (6 reviews)
“canal cruise” (6 reviews)
Munroe Island, Kollam, India
+91 99956 03410
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Munroe Island is a must visit place . boating is a must it take about 1 hour boat riding . island is named after tranvancore diwan col munroe . a lots of bird species are found here.

Thank sikhilviswam
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have visited munroe last month with my friend. Must do boating with Vimalan chettan.He have good knowledge about local flora and fauna.Totally it was an awesome experience...

1  Thank Hameem M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A wonderful little place well connected by road from the mainland and breathtakingly beautiful.Still unexploited commercially,it is a wonderful place for a quick weekend getaway from city life.Canoe tours,Kattumalil farm,a historic church,bicycle trips along the water canals......don't miss them all

Thank GeorgeVil
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We walked around for 15 mins and sighted a few birds and admired the life of the people in the island…nothing you don't see by just a boat ride on ashtamudi lake!!

Thank ramchabi
Reviewed 12 May 2017

A great place to interact with the local villages on this lovely island. Lots of bird life a clean river you can swim in. Beautiful sunsets . Munroe island backwater canoe tour are a must do.

1  Thank bundeenian
Reviewed 6 May 2017

After reading some positive reviews on TripAdvisor, I was waiting for a holiday to pay a visit to Munroe Island. Once I and my wife got a common holiday, we paid a visit to the island on an afternoon.We took the package by DTPC. It...More

2  Thank John J
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Based on reviews in TA, we went to this place. It was totally a different experience to my kids to see typical village life along side backwaters. I think they enjoyed it. Mr.Vishnu (+91 95398 87172) made the ride special. Explaining the life in Munroe...More

2  Thank Karthikeyan M
Reviewed 25 March 2017

If you are staying in Kollam then the DTPC run a great boat trip around Munroe island, one at 9am (I think) and one at 2pm for 500r per person. We got our hotel to phone ahead but I guess you can just turn up...More

1  Thank Jordan B
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Munroe island is very near to Kollam if you go by boat, crossing lake Ashtamudi, there are many home-stays available at reasonable rates

1  Thank noelrajn
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Even better than the pictures. Tranquil, romantic gem surrounded by nature's wonders.Over 470 bird species to seee. At night, you hear the sounds of birds and fish in the tranquil waters. Do the wide canoe trip in the morning. It's better than the Allepey houseboat...More

1  Thank IvorS1
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Madhuri H
is vegetarian food available
19 December 2016|
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Response from adhnan m | Reviewed this property |
well there are many local restaurant. nothing in particular though
timing of canal cruise
13 February 2015|
Response from Taosi_Vytas | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sir) Info about timing TWO TYPES OF VILLAGE CRUISES FULL DAY CRUISE & HALF DAY CRUISES Full Day cruise – Programme- Total 6 and half hours with Lunch Cruise Schedule Departure 10-00 AM. Arrival 04-00 PM The Full Day... More