- Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary
- Mangala Devi Temple
Thekkady is a place that offers great opportunities for adventure tourism. It is in Thekkady that the prominent Periyar Tiger Reserve and wildlife sanctuary is situated. Sights visible throughout the Periyar forest include scenic hill towns and picturesque plantations. These sights are a great option for those who wish to do mountain walking or trekking.
The Periyar forest reserve envelopes the Periyar river and has the distinction of being the sole sanctuary in India that offers the exceptional experience to be able to watch wildlife from closeby, and from inside a boat. Though tigers are the main attraction in this forest, elephants in herds can also be seen here. Beautiful flying squirrels and Jungle squirrels are frequently seen in this sanctuary. Samba Deers , Spotted deers, and Wild Pigs are also seen in large numbers.
Travelers wishing to explore nature and wild life; and to do boating, trekking, and elephant riding can get the help of our experienced crew at Thekkady.