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 sanctuary is the main attraction for the visitors staying at the wildlife resorts in Thekkady. Some of the other animals found in the Periyar wildlife sanctuary are wild dog, bear, wild dog, leopards, bison, sambar, gaurs, lion tailed macaques, the Tiger, the Asiatic Wild Elephant, and the unique Nilgiri langur with an entirely black body and a white face etc.
About Sterling Resort
The district of Periyar in Thekkady is 190 kilometers from Cochin, 60 kilometers from Idukki and 114 kilometers from Kottayam.
The Sterling Resort is one of the good nearby resorts from Periyar/Thekkady located at a very convenient position near Periyar/Thekkady, Kerala. The Periyar/Thekkady Sterling Resort is located at a distance of 125 kilometers from the Cochin Airport, 160 kilometers from the Maovral Rail Station and 21 kilometers from the Munnar Bus Stand.
The Sterling Resort in Idukki has a provision for superb accommodation. The hotel has 94 well furnished elegant cottages for the guests. There are 87 double rooms and 7 suites in the Sterling Resort in Idukki. The Sterling Resort of Periyar/Thekkady has a multi-cuisine restaurant which serves a wide range of lip smacking Cuisine of Kerala.
There are other facilities as well provided by the Sterling Resort in Periyar like:
- Attached bathroom
- Hot and cold running water round the clock
- Room service
- Laundry service
- Color TV with cable connection
- Conference room
- Banquet facility
- Fax service
- Coffee parlor
- Doctor on call
- STD/ISD facility