We had the boat ride around the lake . Kids may enjoy for a bit , but not very exciting. No aminals we had spotted rather than some Dears. Very exosting as it was april month . But for once its ok to try for...More
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It is very good experience. Forest department is managing boating and you can also watch animals roaming freely in jungle. You need to buy tickets for bus and after this for boating. Timing of boating is fixed and accordingly needs to be managed.
Periyar Lake, Periyar tiger reserve, Periyar Wild life sanctuary ........all are in one single place only. Actually Thekkady is not your place to go. You should go to Kumili and to kerala tourism point in Kumili town. There you can park your vehicle (fee70/-) and...More
Online booking for the boat ride is a must, otherwise you end up in a queue where only the remaining balance seats other than online booking is only given . So if your slot is full for online booking you end up waiting. The staffs...More
The guides took groups of no more than five people and our guide was extremely knowledgeable and informative. He pointed out various things that we would have passed by and helped taking photographs very expertly. The whole visit was more interesting than we had expected....More
If you are looking for peace then this is the perfect place. Sleep in the lap of the nature....Its just Wow.
i visited periyar lake in the month of April along with my wife. It was a sunny afternoon but rainforests of periyar national park more than made up for it as it provided a lot of cool breeze and scenic views makes u forget everything....More
Decided to take the evening boating at around 3:30 pm. Had taken the tickets to reach the lake inside tiger reserve and bus ride from the counter in the morning. Post lunch got into the bus and reached the lake area. Had to wait in...More
I was told that the morning 06.00 hr or evening 15.00 hr boat trips are the best for sighting animals.The Periyar House booked me the evening ride (actually tickets are hard to come by and staying at a KTDC hotel is the best way of...More