The village of Kothamangalam is set in a beautiful countryside made of paddy fields, lakes, planted forests and ancient sacred woods. From Saratha Vilas it is easy to discover the peaceful landscape where pathways bring you from earthen dam of the different lakes to the agricultural lands and the forests. The walks do not offer particular difficulties. They can be managed within 1 hour to 1 &1/2 hour.
Cycling on the small and peaceful roads of the region is the opportunity to be in contact with the local warm and welcoming population as well as to enjoy the plain of Chettinad. It is easy to connect the different villages to discover their urban and architectural heritage.