Periyar Wildlife Reserve situated on the Mullaperiyar Dam bears testimony to the fact that nature's bounty is unfailingly superior to anything manmade. Periyar sanctuary with its elephant fraternity stands apart in a class of its. India's tryst with forest conservation and maintenance finds ample examples here. The forest is located at a strategic position akin to Periyar Lake wherein it becomes possible for the wildlife of the forest to quench their thirst. In and around the vicinity of Periyar Wildlife forest there are a lot of budget hotels which gives shelter to the tourists. Beaver River Resort situated at Mundakkayam, is a good place to put up if you are traveling on a shoe string budget.
Beaver River Resort set in a stand alone location in close proximity to the rubber plantation and the stream, is a basic resort with all the comforts that is applicable to move on in daily life. With well laid out pathways and gardens this is a great place to relax after a tiring tour through Periyar. Most importantly even while you are in the shelter of the resort, you might catch a glimpse of a solitary deer quenching its thirst by the stream or for instance an herd of elephant making their way towards the water bodies. Imagine looking at all these and more from the very window of your room in Beaver River Resort.
In Beaver River Resort you get a taste of authentic Kerala cuisine. You can also opt for other dishes as per your choice and preference. For an elephant ride across the vast width and breadth of the forest, approach the hotel authorities.