Thekkady has one of the largest wildlife sanctuaries in Idnia is a dream destination for any tourist visiting India . The Country’s sole Tiger reserve, Periyar , with its bountiful treasures of tropical flora and fauna is the ultimate reservoir of many an endangered species and a rich tribal culture. Tourist Places in Thekkady is a pleasant heaven on earth for those who love nature in its wild manifestations. Thekkady is well known for boating in the lake but there are many other activities that can be enjoyed here when you visit Kerala as a a tourist.
The most popular activity that a tourist can enjoy in Thekkady is boating in the Periyar lake. One can see the wild animals along the gringe of the lake foraging, bathing, drinking and resting. It would be a greater fun if one is lucky enough to see the elephants playing with their babies in the lake. KTDC and Forest Departments are operating the Boat Services and there are 5 Trips daily with and each trips lasting Two Hours.
. Check this post for the new timings of boating in Thekkady.
Timings : 7 am, 9:30 am, 11:30 am, 2 pm & 4 pm.
Faare : Lower deck : Rs 25 + 10 ( entrance fee) Upper deck : 50 + 10 (entrance fee). There are some extra charges for foreigners to enter into the sanctuary