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Periyar National Park

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Banks Of Artificial Periyar Lake, Thekkady, India
+91 98562 52532
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Don't go if there's any chance of rain!

It was quite a relaxing boat trip but I can see more wild life in my back garden! When we arrived... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Roger M
Sudbury, United Kingdom
Decent experience

The jungle safari was a decent experience. Due to dense forest area it is not possible to sight... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
New Delhi, India
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Banks Of Artificial Periyar Lake, Thekkady, India

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Reviewed 2 days ago

It was quite a relaxing boat trip but I can see more wild life in my back garden! When we arrived back at the jetty it was pouring with rain and they had no coaches to take the visitors back to the gate (10 minutes...More

Thank Roger M
Reviewed 6 days ago

The jungle safari was a decent experience. Due to dense forest area it is not possible to sight wild animals and it is a rare occasion one is able to sight them but experience through the forest area was good. There are some points/places where...More

Thank gaganjitsingh18
Reviewed 6 days ago

The journey was done with family as a coincidence enroute to Boat lake front that is "Periyar Lake front" . The Nominal bus fare includes the Bus service from City centre or activity center towards the Boat lake front and return to city centre. The...More

Thank Kamie_Love
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a 4 hours drive to Thekkady we were unable to get on the boat at 3.30pm. We tried to get our tickets online but it did not work. We arrived at 1.45 pm but our driver got scammed by one of the many vendors...More

Thank Manuel A
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went to Periyar National Park. The Periyar National Park in Thekkady, Kerala, is one of the most bio-diverse regions in the world and the best-protected reserve area that one can lay eyes on in India. This National Park is an amazing coming together of nature,...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have visited here several times and tried the trek with bamboo rafts before. The walking is only a few kilometers - so we tried the longer Border trek this time. There were 3 guides with us - one with a gun, we walked the...More

2  Thank Donald F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

nice for those who loves trekking. serene place to visit. you find yourself so close to nature which is very satisfying and reviving.

Thank prakharsaxena
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

great place for wildlife , and safari , walking safari at night and day , get close to wildlife if you dress correctly , no white or bright colors and walking foot wear and KEEP QUITE and you will see wildlife , otherwise it will...More

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Periyar national park is very excellent place!!many shades of green,red,orange etc etc...boat ride is around 1 and 1/2 hour...we saw 10 elephants,3 deers and something like water cats (similar to seal),nice boat ride...you can observe nest of bird on top of trees in between lake...nature...More

1  Thank Ketaki P
Reviewed 8 November 2017

it was a ride of life time seeing all the animals and the nature, the tour was long but was worth every minute we spend over their. the guided tour by the rangers where excellent

1  Thank travellite83
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4 December 2017|
Response from Mutheeswaran | Reviewed this property |
Yes available
Mitchell S
14 November 2017|
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Response from Mutheeswaran | Reviewed this property |
Baboo rafting is combination of nature walk and Baboo rafting
Ajit Piu M
25 October 2017|
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Response from Folie Commencé ... S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, They allow But I would recommend kids are 5+ yrs Since once you enter the forest nothing is available for 120 km. Make sure packing all the food required and if kids are healthy and little grown they would enjoy... More