Thekkady , India

If you love to explore forests and love wildlife then this is the best place for you. The Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary is a perfect place to get close to the flora and fauna along with the charming lake artificially made across the Periyar River. Other places offering splendid views are Murikkady, ChellarKovil and Mangala Devi Temple. You can get signature delicacies of Kerala like banana chips and fish cuisines here without much hunting and that too at a budget price. You can easily get good accommodation including 3-star and 4-star hotels catering you with a variety of luxuries.If you love to explore forests and love wildlife then this is the best place for you. The Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary is a perfect place to get close to the flora and fauna along with the charming lake artificially made across the Periyar River. Other places offering splendid views are Murikkady, ChellarKovil and Mangala Devi Temple. You can get signature delicacies of Kerala like banana chips and fish cuisines here without much hunting and that too at a budget price. You can easily get good accommodation including 3-star and 4-star hotels catering you with a variety of luxuries.

Main Attractions in Thekkady

Green Park

Green Park Ayurvedic and Spices Plantation offers a chance to sync with nature. The view from the tree house gives a wide and marvelous scenenary . Green park is 100% eco friendly including with farm, Honey Bee colony, Natural fish aquarium, Artificial paddy field, Suspension bridge , cardamom processing Unit, fruit plantation, Green house for vegetables etc.

Periyar Tiger Reserve

Periyar Tiger Reserve, Thekkady, is an example of nature’s bounty with great scenic charm, rich bio diversity and providing veritable visitor satisfaction.The park is often called the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary or Thekkady.The park is made up of tropical evergreen and moist deciduous forests, grasslands, stands of eucalyptus, and lake and river ecosystems.

Periyar Lake

Periyar Lake, a reservoir, was formed when the Mullaperiyar Dam was erected in 1895. The reservoir and the Periyar River meander around the contours of the wooded hills, providing a permanent source of water for the local wildlife.There are about 40 species of fish in the local lakes and rivers include the Periyar trout, Periyar latia, Periyar barb, channa barb, and Travancore loach.

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