India's largest wildlife sanctuary, is a dream destination for any
120 years old 'Surki' dam built across Peryiar, Poorna in vedic
is a major tourist attraction. This sanctuary is spread over an area of
777 Sq.Kms, surrounded by an artificial lake over an area of 25 Sq.Kms.
Country's sole Tiger reserve, Thekkady, with its bountiful treasures of
tropical flora and fauna is the ultimate reservoir of many an
species and a rich tribal culture.
is a pleasant heaven on earth for those who love nature in its wild
The pride of Kerela and a testimony to nature's splendour and human
the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary is situated on the banks of the Periyar
lake - an artificial lake, at Thekkady.
the high ranges of the Western Ghats are clothed in dense evergreen,
deciduous forests and savannah grass lands. Below this thick green
roam herds of elephants, sambars, tigers, gaurs, lion tailed macaques
to elephant rides, cruises on the lake and treks to the ruined Mangala
Devi temple - a beautiful old stone temple situated in the heart of the
Thekkady forest, this sanctuary offers the unique opportunity to watch
and photograph wild elephants at close quarters.
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