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Thekkady Travel Guide

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Thekkady At a Glance
  • Average Climate:15 °C - 30 °C
  • Best Time to Visit:March - July
  • Major Airports:Madurai Airport, Kochi Airport, Trivandrum Airport
  • Ideal Durations:2 To 3 Days
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Thekkady in Kerala is famous for its fascinating wildlife sanctuaries which is the home of varied range of flora and fauna. From the different types of birds to the colorful flowers, Thekkady is also home of playful elephants. Quite different from the other wildlife sanctuaries of Kerala, Thekkady is one of the most beautiful and serene locales of Kerala.

Thekkady is the perfect location to spend your vacation amidst the lush acres of greenery. Thekkady is surrounded by a series of green mountains, the home of playful elephants and spice plantations. The Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary is located near Thekkady which is also a tiger reserve. 

For all you adventure freaks, the Periyar River near Thekkady provide opportunities for bamboo rafting and also trekking into the forest. If you wish to spend a few days amidst the serenity of deep dark woods then plan a Thekkady Tour. A Thekkady Tour is the perfect way to spend an idyllic retreat.