Periyar Lake

Periyar Lake

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Though Periyar National Park is the major tourist attraction of Thekkady, the lake ride through Periyar lake is so exotic to the point that it almost eclipses the fame of the wildlife sanctuary. The boat cruise through the placid backwater of Thekkady provides a unique perspective of the wildlife. It is usually the children who enjoy the fun-filled ride more than their parents. Nevertheless, if you have a taste for bird watching, you can find rare species like Malabar Grey Hornbill and the Nilgiri Wood Pigeon resting peacefully on the logs standing alone in the lake.

It may interest you to learn that the lake was formed artificially while building the Mullaperiyar dam. The pristine lake is reminiscent of the great human effort that took to build the gravity dam.

Tours in Thekkady

Incredible Kerala Package Tour
  • 7 Days
  • 6 Nights

Incredible Kerala Package Tour

Munnar, Alappuzha, Kochi, Thekkady, Rameswaram, and Madurai – Fun & Sprite Package Tour
  • 8 Days
  • 7 Nights

Munnar, Alappuzha, Kochi, Thekkady, Rameswaram, and Madurai – Fun & Sprite Package Tour

Cherai Munnar Thekkady Tour
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  • 6 Nights

Cherai Munnar Thekkady Tour

Munnar Thekkady Alleppey Tour
  • 6 Days
  • 5 Nights

Munnar Thekkady Alleppey Tour

Thekkady and Munnar – Tea & Wildlife Tour Package
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  • 4 Nights
4.83/5

Thekkady and Munnar – Tea & Wildlife Tour Package

Munnar Thekkady Alleppey Honeymoon Package
  • 5 Days
  • 4 Nights

Munnar Thekkady Alleppey Honeymoon Package

Mountain Trails Sightseeing Package Tour
  • 4 Days
  • 3 Nights
4.5/5

Mountain Trails Sightseeing Package Tour

Funday Classic Package Tour
  • 4 Days
  • 3 Nights
4.67/5

Funday Classic Package Tour

Mesmerizing Kerala Tour
  • 8 Days
  • 7 Nights

Mesmerizing Kerala Tour

Kerala Special Package Tour
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  • 6 Nights
4.5/5

Kerala Special Package Tour

Alappuzha Kovalam Kanyakumari Tour Package
  • 9 Days
  • 8 Nights

Alappuzha Kovalam Kanyakumari Tour Package

Munnar, Thekkady, Kovalam Tour
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  • 8 Nights

Munnar, Thekkady, Kovalam Tour