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Gavi Forest, Thekkady

3.3
#8 of 16 in Parks in Thekkady
Enjoy pristine nature at Gavi Forest, a hotbed of eco-tourism in India. Blanketed by tea plantation, the area offers great trekking opportunities and outdoor camping in specially built tents. Observe amazing wildlife and go on a night safari to see the endangered Nilgiri ibex, the state animal of Tamil Nadu, and lion-tailed macaque or herds of gaurs and elephants. Stay at top tree huts and take a boat ride at Gavi and Kochupampa lakes or visit a cardamom factory and walk through spice gardens. Watch spider flowers or lady shoe flowers and see some of the 250 species of birds here. To visit Gavi Forest on your trip to Thekkady, use our Thekkady attractions site .
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  • Good time to visit this place is just after monsoon. This area is fully covered with big trees. Nice place for picnic. We have took many beautiful pictures here.  more »
  • I travelled to gavi with a group of acquaintances. 5 girls only trip. We reached madurai from Chennai and took a cab from madurai. It's about 180 KMS from madurai. One can also reach gavi from Kottaya...  more »
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