One of the most popular natural wildlife sanctuaries in India, Thekkady in Kerala is an excellent wildlife reserve which enthralls tourists with an exhilarating experience of watching untamed wildlife from close range.
Shopping in Thekkady can really be exciting because you will be tempted to buy even the smallest trivia displayed in the colorful stalls lining the streets.
Packs of banana chips, freshly fried in coconut oil, are also good buys while shopping in Thekkady.
Kumily, lying at about 4 km from Thekkady, is renowned as a major shopping centre and spice trade centre. Apart from a wide variety of spices and handicrafts, here, you can also find some interesting souvenirs to take back home.
Before you leave Thekkady, you must buy unique T-shirts which bear exclusive Periyar Tiger Reserve motifs of tigers and elephants. These will serve as excellent souvenirs for your loved ones back home and will lend a perfect ending to your leisurely shopping in Thekkady.