Synonymous with elephants, misty hills and plantations, Thekkady in Idukki District captures the essence of all that is wild and wonderful. The most prestigious region on the high ranges of the Western Ghats, the Periyar Tiger Reserve is located on the Cardamom Hills of Thekkady. Thekkady is a pleasant heaven on earth for those who love nature in its wild manifestations.
Here is how you will spend your time
Day 1: Arrive Cochin And Proceed To Thekkady
Our friendly representative welcomes you at Cochin airport or railway station and proceed to Thekkady. Check into resort and later go for Thekkady plantation tour. Evening boat ride to National Park and free for shopping. Return to Thekkady for overnight stay.
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Day 2: Thekkady Sightseeing
After breakfast day free for Bamboo rafting. This eco friendly programme takes the tourists to the thick forests on trek and then to the catchments area of the Periyar Tiger Reserve on a bamboo raft. The bamboo rafting team consists of maximum 10 tourists, 5 guides and one armed guard for protection from the wild animals. During this program the tourists have a panoramic view of the lake and forests and are provided a rare opportunity of encountering wild animals and birds. The rafting is for about 3 hours. Later return to resort. Evening free to relax at resort. Overnight stay at Thekkady.
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Phone: 4869 224571
Day 3: Thekkady City Tour
Early Morning our jeep will pick you from the resort and proceed to Gavi. 8.00 AM to 8.30 AM - Registration. Trekking through forest under trained guide after breakfast. Return by 12.30 PM and have South Indian vegetarian lunch and thereafter boating in Gavi Lake (row boat), visit to cardamom plantations and curing house and Sabarimala view point. Return by 4.30 or 5:00 PM. Overnight stay at Thekkady.
Day 4: Thekkady To Cochin Departure
The dream days comes to an end and its time to bid farewell. We drive you to airport or railway station to catch flight or train for onward destination.