Thekkady the Striking Wildlife Abode Of Kerala

by Shalini Tripathi Blogger and Passionate Traveler.

Thekkady is an amazing place to embark on jungle vacation and enjoy rendezvous with wildlife. For detailed information about the sightseeing place, you can take a look at the Thekkady travel guide and get a brief introduction to this enchanting place.

Thekkady is one of the famous towns of Idukki districts, which is renowned for its wildlife attractions. This little idyllic town houses the acclaimed Periyar National Park, which is viewed as the biggest and most alluring national parks of Kerala. This celebrated national park is notable for its Tiger Reserve, which has a rich decent variety of Vertebrates and endless types of verdure. This national park is the dream destination of every adventure fanatic and nature lover.


Heavenly like the estate of wildlife abode with cool scenic vistas, Thekkady is dotted with lush greenery and picturesque glittering lakes, which makes it a perfect destination for holiday enjoyments. The retreats are situated in the midst of the lavish greenery that gives an all-encompassing perspective on the slopes, zest manors and so on. It helps in loosening up the pressure and invigorates the psyche and soul.


Some of the tourist eyes capturing sites of Thekkady are given below:


Cardamom Hills: 


These are the mountainous areas that grow cardamom, pepper and coffee in Kerala. The thick cardamom plantations which cover this hilly area gave it the name Cardamom Hills. Nestled in the Western Ghats, Cardamom Hills is one of the most sought-after tourist destinations in Kerala. You can indulge in several adventure activities here such as cycling, biking, trekking, and wildlife adventure.




Kumily is one of the most striking towns situated on the outskirts of Periyar Sanctuary. It is also an important shopping center and spice trade center. This is extremely famous for spice and tea plantations.


The Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary


This famous Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary center is one of the world's most fascinating natural wildlife reserves. It was declared to be the largest Tiger Reserve in 1978 spreading an area of about 777 sq. km of which 360 sq. km is the thickness of the evergreen forest. This forest supports a variety of flora and fauna. There are also other attractions like the artificial splendid Lake formed by the Mullaperiyar Dam across the Periyar adds charm and attraction to the park. Some of the best ways of enjoying this famous national park are watching them from the tower house which is located in the lake. Boating across the lake and going for sightseeing is also an interesting enjoyable way of viewing herbs of elephants roaming in the forest. The national park is one of the must-visit places and it should be in the list of places to visit on a one-day trip in Thekkady.


Some different spots to visit in Thekkady are Murikkady, Pandikuzhi, Pullumedu, Ramakalmedu, Vandanmedu and Kurisumala ought not to be forgotten about in your visit. The energizing things that you can savour this mainstream site are Bamboo boating, climbing, travelling, nature walk, Tiger Trail and elephant rides are the energizing experience sports in Thekkady.


There are a plethora of activities in which tourists can indulge in Thekkady such as early morning boat ride, night trek, plantation tours, bird watching, and many more. You can also partake in festivities and get a glimpse of the rich cultural and traditional heritage of God’s own country.  


So, what are you waiting for? Plan your dream tour by booking the Thekkady packages. The advance booking of the tour provides you with the opportunity, which makes your trip enjoyable and memorable. We offer a wide range of customizable Thekkady tour packages, which are being arranged in sets according to the purpose for which the customer is seeking. There are the honeymoon packages, tour packages, holiday packages and vacation packages.


Book your Thekkady trip for a fun-filled and memorable holiday with friends and family.

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About Shalini Tripathi Innovator   Blogger and Passionate Traveler.

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Created on Sep 23rd 2020 06:14. Viewed 516 times.


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