- GENERAL INFORMATION
- PERIYAR WILDLIFE SANCTURY
- PERIYAR LAKE
Thekkady is well known place for the adventure, fun and wildlife. In Thekkady, wildlife sanctuary is there which is famous for the wildlife destination in the south. The most famous wildlife is Periyar wildlife sanctuary, where many flora and fauna is found.
The Periyar National Park is famous for its different species of flora and fauna. The National Park, which also is a Tiger Reserve is the home for a number of animals like Gaur, Wild Pigs, Sambar, Barking Deer, Mouse Deer and Indian Wild Dog. If you are lucky enough you can get to see the herd of playful elephants on the banks of the Periyar River.
It is an enriching experience to take a boat cruise along the Periyar Lake. Boat cruise along the banks of Periyar near to the Periyar National park is one of the major tourist attractions. If you are a keen observer you might get to see the spotted tigers, playful elephants or the red eyed bisons.
Kumily is a small township which is also known by the name “Spice Village”. Kumily is well known for the daily edible spices to different other spice varieties produced in Kerala. A stroll around the spice plantations filled with spice scented air brings forth the kerala’s sublime beauty in all its pristine glory.