One among the popular Tourist destinations in kerala located on the banks of Periyar River in Idukki district, popular for its awesome natural beauty, greenary and wildlife which has been attracting Tourists from all over the world. Wild life sanctuary famous for preserving animals including elephants, tigers, sambars, gaurs and the very rare lion tailed macaques. The main attraction is boating where you can see wildlife during the trip. The tourism department provides going up the right into the middle of the jungles either on feet or on top of elephants. Bamboo Rafting is one of the exciting program in Thekkady. Bamboo rafting is a full day program from morning 8AM to 5PM. Each team comprising ten tourists will be accompanied by an armed forest guard and four guides. Those who want to spend some more time in the jungle can opt for a stay at the Jungle Inn - a one-bedroom accommodation made of bamboo. bird-watching.
Places to See in Thekkady
Periyar Lake, Periyar Tiger Reserve, Periyar National Park, Green Park Spices and Elephant Junction.
Best Season to visit Thekkady
The place experiences extreme climatic conditions in summers and monsoons which makes it difficult for the travelers to visit the place. So, the winter season is the perfect time to visit the place. It is an ideal time for sightseeing, adventure.