adventure in Thekaddy
adventure in Thekaddy

Elephant Ride

AddressThe Ecotourism Centre Ambadi Junction,, Thekkady, Kumily, Kerala 685509 085476 03066 https://maps.google.com/?cid=5041005734792464087
BriefThis activity offers one a rare opportunity to experience a ride on an elephant through forests and spice gardens.
Distance From Other Place12 KM from Mangala Devi temple, 12 KM from Periyar Lake
ExtraLonger programs will also include bathing shower with elephant, feeding baby elephant, timber dragging and more
FactsThe elephant ride is a guaranteed fun experience which offers some thrilling moments organized by both private players as well as forest department
Opening Hours9.00 AM-5.00 PM
People Love For PlaceJoyful ride, amazing experience. Staff and handlers are friendly
Ticket PriceElephant Safari+ Photo session (30 Min)-INR350, Elephant Safari+ Elephant Shower(1 Hour)- INR 1000,Elephant Safari+ Elephant Shower(1.5 Hour)- INR 1500
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Border Hiking

AddressThe Ecotourism Centre Ambadi Junction,, Thekkady, Kumily, Kerala 685509 085476 03066 https://maps.google.com/?cid=5041005734792464087
BriefGuided tour through lofty escarpments bordering the park watershed and plain areas below
Distance From Other Place12 KM from Mangala Devi temple, 12 KM from Periyar Lake
ExtraThis range hiking will suit real hikers/nature enthusiasts and will cover various terrains with spectacular views
FactsBorder hiking is designed as a conservation oriented trek which covers circuitous terrains and altitude ranging from 900 m to 1300 m
Opening Hours8.00 AM-5.00 PM
People Love For PlaceBreathtaking jungle scenery and vegetative variety, amazing views from the tops of the hills, and the authentic and exciting wildlife sightings
Ticket PriceINR 1000
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Boating

Address"Periyar Lake Kerala https://maps.google.com/?q=Periyar+Lake%2C+Kerala&ftid=0x3b065612fd7e062d:0xe564db644bbc6c7c"
Brief1.5 Hour cruise through Periyar Lake on boats operated by forest departments and KTDC
Distance From Other Place12.9 KM from Periyar tiger reserve
ExtraThe most popular way to tour the sanctuary, this experience is more of tranquil forest lake than a wildlife spotting experience
FactsIn the 1.5 Hour boat trip, one is likely to spot boars,deer,bird life and elephants. Boating if better if one is not inclined to take a guided walk
Opening Hours7.30 AM,9.30 AM, 11.15 AM,1.45 PM ,3.30 PM
People Love For PlaceStrict discipline is maintained during the ride. Boat crew are very friendly
Ticket PriceINR 248 Child- INR 75
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Follow the tiger

AddressThe Ecotourism Centre Ambadi Junction,, Thekkady, Kumily, Kerala 685509 085476 03066 https://maps.google.com/?cid=5041005734792464087
BriefTiger Trail is an adventurous trekking and camping program conducted by Periyar Tiger Reserve Forest Department and a team of rehabilitated poachers and tree cutters of the park
Distance From Other Place12 KM from Mangala Devi temple, 12 KM from Periyar Lake
ExtraOne may chance to encounter much indigenous wildlife like Nilgiri langur, giant squirrel, elephant and who knows, even the tiger! Normally, 20 to 35 km of trekking distance will be covered, depending on the route chosen.
FactsTiger Trail has become immensely popular internationally and provides livelihood for 13 ex-poachers. It has also contributed substantially in keeping vigil in the most vulnerable parts of the Tiger Reserve.
Opening Hours6.00 AM-6.00 PM
People Love For PlaceAs the terrain will be unfamiliar to the visitor, physical injuries can occur. Due to unfamiliar weather and water, visitors should be prepared for minor sickness.
Ticket PriceINR 7500
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Bamboo rafting

AddressThe Ecotourism Centre Ambadi Junction,, Thekkady, Kumily, Kerala 685509 085476 03066 https://maps.google.com/?cid=5041005734792464087
BriefThe combination of trekking in the forest and rafting along the river Periyar.
Distance From Other Place12 KM from Mangala Devi temple, 12 KM from Periyar Lake
ExtraThe program is perfect for mild adventure/nature lovers as bamboo rafting will ive opportunities to spot wildlife by the water edge
FactsThe concept of bamboo rafts was devised by the tribal for their use.This is a combined trekking and rafting tour
Opening Hours7.30 AM-5.00 PM
People Love For PlaceGuides are highly knowledgeable, fun experience with a scenic view.
Ticket PriceFull day- INR 1500 Half Day- INR 1200
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Jungle Patrol

AddressPeriyar Tiger Reserve Kumily Thekkady Road, Thekkady, Kumily, Kerala 685536 04869 224 571 https://maps.google.com/?cid=15843129462905634470
BriefThe jungle patrol is the program for travelers to join the night patrolling in the sanctuary
Distance From Other Place12 KM from Mangala Devi temple, 12 KM from Periyar Lake
ExtraA unique program which suits physically fit and mentally young travelers who would like to experience wilderness at night
FactsA 3 Hour trek through forest where the group will be joined by armed forest guard and two protection watchers as part of team protecting the jungle during the night
Opening Hours7.00 PM-4.00 AM
People Love For PlaceThrilling and exciting where one can spot wild bison, samba deer, porcupine, wild rabbit, wild elephant.
Ticket PriceINR 750
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