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Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary

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Kumily, Thekkady, India
+91 4869 224 571
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Kumily, Thekkady, India
+91 4869 224 571
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The forest ride is 120 km which covers entire western guards. Its awesomely treat for nature loves, the Best place for birdwatchers its 500 species of birds resist in this long going forest. And can find inner tribal community staying inside.

Thank Folie Commencé ... S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the nature walk with a guide and it eas fantastic. Then we took the boat with all the touristsand insist on sesting in the first raw wich was a good decision. Both the little trek and the boat were so nice, so calm...More

Thank naama a
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a walk into the forest. The price was 200-300 per adult and had a minimum ticket of 1200 . The guide Satheesh was excellent , with good experiences in the forest. A leech protection sock is given to be worn under the shoes...More

Thank syed i
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not such a great place. Very crowded. Boat ride is Ok. The scenery is good. Long queues to get inside and at the boat ride.

Thank Francis351
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted to trek in the forest. What a waste of time. So many people no chance of seeing any wild life other than few monkeys waiting for tourists to feed them. Can only walk in road bus takes. Complete waste of time. If you...More

Thank HeleneEH1
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Must go activity if you are in Thekkady.We booked the ticket online. Got front seat at the upper deck in the boat. We visited the sanctuary during raining season. Though seeing wildlife is not guaranteed the boat trip is worth the effort just sit and...More

Thank mohamedriji
Reviewed 10 September 2017

We enjoyed a day visiting the wild life sanctuary when we stayed at the Spice Village in Thekkady. It is worth the visit even though getting there is a slow and long journey. Don't miss it!

Thank sateeshl2016
Reviewed 4 September 2017

If you are with kids then they will surely love the ride, else avoidable. There are other things to do while in Thekkady like you can visit the Gavi Forest.

Thank seafarer7
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Must go activity if you are in Thekakdy. Boating inside sanctury is worth to go and try to take early morning or last boating as more chances to spot animals we had a good time.. definitely recommend

1  Thank TravelLoverRaj
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Been there with friends.nit very good.boat goes too slow and very little animals or birds to see. Maybe you can see some rare birds but overall for me totally waste of time

Thank angadoberoi
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4 October 2017|
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Response from syed i | Reviewed this property |
There is a green walk where you are taken on a walk in the forest. U might be able to see Deers, bisons etc in der natural habitat. The walk is lengthy inside a proper jungle. There are other walks where a jeep safari is... More