Periyar Ecotourism - Adventure Tourism Activities
Eco-Tourism Activities in Thekkady
Thekkady is Famous for Ecotourism activities. Adventure tourism activities are organised by kerala forest department with local peoples cooperation. Local People supported community based and park centered ecotourism is the heading of Periyar Tiger Reserve. It helps earn a livelihood out of it.Hence a guest participate in all these programmes is directly contributing to the cause of conservation and community welfare.
Kumilyis the Spice heartland of Kerala, famous for cloves, nutmeg, cinnamon and cardamom, etc. Kumily Spice market is famous
The Main Ecotourism activities are :-
- Nature Walk & Green Walk
- Border Hiking
- Bamboo Rafting
- Periyar Tiger Trail
- Jungle Camp
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Thekkady is situated in the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary - Tiger reserve. It is most popular ecotourism destination in Kerala. The most famous activity is periyar wild sanctuary Boating. Kerala Forest department has a number of adventure tourism activities in Thekkady. The main ecotourism activities in Thekkady are - Periyar Boating, Nature walk, Green walk, Bamboo rafting, Border Hiking, jungle Camp etc. Sathram 4 Hour off road Jeep safari is another popular activity.
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Periyar National Park
is the Major attraction of Thekkedy. This park is famous for its Tiger and Elephant reserve. It homes over 35 species of mammals, 265 species of Birds and 45 species of Reptiles. It is located in the Cradamom Hills of idukki District. Kumili which is just 4 Km far away is also an important destination.
Spice Garden & Market
Kumali which is a nearby attraction to Thekkedy is famous for Spice Gardens and Spice Markets. All sorts of spices including Pepper, Cardmom, Vannila, nutmeg are all availiable for cheap rates. The visit to spice Garden will give you an aroma filled with the indigenous spices of Kerala
Peerumedu is calm and quiet plantation village. You can find vast streches of crdamom, rubber plantations located on a hill station. Peerumedu is known for its ambient forest life and experience. It was the summer retreat of the Maharaja's of Travancore
Located 3500 feet above sea level, this destination drives in a large number of tourists every year. It is believed that the foot print of Lord Rama is embed in the rocks. The other attraction is the idol of Kuruvan and Kurunthi.
Gavi is pristine forest village spread across the ambience of the periyar Tigar Reserve. Gavi is abundant with magnificient wildlife including the Tigers and Leopards. It also has a large reserve of fauna. Gavi is thus one of most exciting destination for any nature explorer.
Paruthumpara is a village between Thekkady and peerumedu. It attracts tourists because of the large area of eagle shaped rocks. There are plans to develop it as a hill station by the tourism council. Once you are in the peak of the rack you can experience the entire beauty of Thekkady.