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Address: Thekkady, India
Phone Number: +91 4869 223 888
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Beautiful location

We visited when the area was lush and green although the water level on the lake was quite low. Its a picturesque spot within the Tiger Reserve and the actual location is lovely... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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West Country
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Visited this place today and amazed to see group of elephant taking sand bath in front of me. It was too natural have seen tortoise, elephant, Kingfisher, deer, pig, duck, sparrow, fish, butterfly etc. Thanks to Kerala forest department and its staff for making our trip memorable. Best part of this tour is staff of Kerala forest department who help... More 

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West Country
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We visited when the area was lush and green although the water level on the lake was quite low. Its a picturesque spot within the Tiger Reserve and the actual location is lovely. However, there are numerous Monkeys around so watch out for your belongings and be wary of waving food around. We saw several people openly teasing the Monkeys... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Periyar lake in Thekkady offers a glimpse of wild life watch while riding through. Went during off-season hence could afford to enjoy with out much crowd. KTDC managing well and children will enjoy the most.

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Thank RMKV
Leatherhead, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is worth doing if you want to see some of the bigger animals in the wild. We saw elephants, bison, wild boar and wild dogs along with many birds.

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Thank markchambers1960
Mumbai
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Due to low water level we couldnt seemuch. But saw lot of birds! 1day after our visit ppl saw leopard at same time we went. So our badluck :(

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Thank CharutaBapat
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Best for wildlife enthusiasts. A lot of birds and many wild animals. Do the boat ride. There are a lot of monkeys near the toxket counter. Beware of them and keep your atuff safe.

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Thank Sahil K
Kottayam, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Although the water levels at the time of our visit was very low.. The calm and serene surroundings was a sight to behold.

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Thank manojayyappan
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The place is just superb. Amazing view all around from the boat. We could see family of elephants at 3 different spots. Many birds as well.

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Thank atulagrawal82
New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Approximately 1 hour tour through the lake by government boats is relaxing. Boats are not very comfortable but can be managed. Enjoy the sight of birds amidst mangrove trees while cruising.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Limited seats only for boating disappointed we didn't get the boat tickets after a long line in the midday

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