The district of Thekkady is nearly on the border of with the state of Tamil Nadu, and is well joined by bus to both Kerala and Tamil Nadu. The Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary in Thekkady is considered as one of the best wildlife parks in the country for spending a thrilling vacation full of adventure. In the Periyar wildlife sanctuary , various species of wild animals can be observed like the Tiger, the Asiatic Wild Elephant, and the unique Nilgiri langur with an entirely black body and a white face. Some of the other animals found are wild dog, bear, wild dog, leopards, bison, sambar, gaurs, lion tailed macaques etc.
About Hotel Taj Garden Retreat
The district of Periyar in Thekkady is 190 kilometers from Cochin, 60 kilometers from Idukki and 114 kilometers from Kottayam. The Taj Garden Retreat Hotel is one of the good resorts located at a very convenient position in Periyar/Thekkady, Kerala. The Periyar Hotel Taj Garden Retreat is positioned on a three and half acre estate of coffee, spices and fruit trees which are located at the periphery of the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary.
The Hotel Taj Garden Retreat in Thekkady has a provision for superb accommodation. The hotel has 32 well furnished elegant cottages for the guests. The rooms in the Taj Garden Retreat Hotel are built on stilts and are bordered by dense forest. The cottages are entirely set with all kinds of modern facilities. The Hotel Taj Garden Retreat of Thekkady has a multi-cuisine restaurant which serves a varied range of Indian, Continental and local dishes.
- Attached bathroom
- Hot and cold running water
- round the clock
- Room service
- Color TV with cable connection
- Doctor on call
- STD/ISD facility
- Jungle trek along with a forest warden
- Boar ride on the Periyar Lake