Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary, Thekkady

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#4 of 8 in Wildlife in Thekkady
Head high up into the hills to explore Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary, a protected area notable for its tiger and elephant populations, as well as its forested and mountainous scenery. Take a guided tour of the area by boat or foot, with trained guides pointing out the sounds, sights, and smells of the diverse and expansive park. Aside from its famous mammals, the park offers sights of many rare and endemic animal and plant species, including a wide variety of orchids and flowering plants, the Malabar grey hornbill, and the king cobra. A visit to Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Thekkady trip itinerary maker site to plot your vacation.
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  • We left our vehicle at the parking lot and took the sanctuary bus. This brought us to the boat boarding point. We paid Rs 255 per person and then boarded the boat. We had our allotted seats on the top...  more »
  • We opted for the half-day bamboo rafting as it comprises both rafting and trekking. There is more chance of seeing animals on the full day trip but it is very expensive. The cost for two of us for the...  more »
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