Thekkady, located in the Iduki district of Kerala, is one the most fascinating natural wildlife sanctuaries in India. Lying near the Kerala - Tamil Nadu border at about 160 miles from Trivandrum, Thekkady is blessed with a uniquely rich, vast and varied flora and fauna. A very popular tourist destination Kerala, Thekkady is the ideal place for nature lovers and wild life enthusiasts to watch wildlife from close quarters.
Thekkady lying at the border of Kerala and Tamil Nadu, the eating habit of the locals here is a mix of cuisines from both sides. Idli, dosa and kappa are the items that you will find at almost all food joint in Thekady. Rice and curry, made of vegetables or fish, is the staple food of the people of the region.
The in-house restaurants in Thekkady hotels and resorts offer a delectable variety of cuisines to choose from, in addition to some scrumptious traditional Kerala fare. Relish the fiery and tangy taste of Kerala cuisine at Thekkady restaurants.
The Elamala Restaurant, located on Thekkady main road, is one of the best known restaurants in Thekkady. Cuisines on offer here include the best of Indian, Continental, Chinese dishes.
The gourmet Restaurant attached to Hotel Treetop is stylishly laid out and serves a wide array of cuisines from all around the world apart from traditional Kerala dishes.
Periyar Room is the multi cuisine restaurant of Hotel Taj Garden Retreat and it specializes in various delicacies of Indian and international origin.