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Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary

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Kumily, Thekkady, India
+91 94443 25105
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  • Excellent29%
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  • Average22%
  • Poor9%
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Kumily, Thekkady, India
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"bison"
in 114 reviews
"boat ride"
in 177 reviews
"bamboo rafting"
in 41 reviews
"early morning"
in 39 reviews
"jeep safari"
in 28 reviews
"nature walk"
in 26 reviews
"jungle trek"
in 11 reviews
"the reserve"
in 30 reviews
"hour walk"
in 11 reviews
"sambar deer"
in 20 reviews
"drink water"
in 11 reviews
"breakfast and lunch"
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"rainy season"
in 9 reviews
"the upper deck"
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"nature lovers"
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"forest department"
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"in advance"
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Reviewed 29 September 2015

cool place to visit n very imp too so amust watch if u r in thekkady. i have booked my ticket online so no zhanzhat of line n all.trip was adventurous,romantic thrilling n sopeacefulu donno when td time pass by.view was awesome. my kid enjoyed...More

Thank khanfatima
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Reviewed 26 September 2015

Surrounded by unending chains of hills and forest , boating to view the wildlife reserves conjures up images of elephants small and big along with rare birds and endangering animals are natural feelings.

4  Thank jojo5222
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Reviewed 24 September 2015 via mobile

This is just a money making gimmick..there is nothing to see here except for some elephants which are any way so far off.. Trust me not worth it all..

Thank Suraj C
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Reviewed 24 September 2015

You pay to get into park and a small fee for the driver, pay for the boat trip and pay even more to take a camera all to view animals we could otherwise see when driving around the town. Obviously I know you can't make...More

1  Thank thatjonkid
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Reviewed 19 September 2015

We got up early to get the tickets. There was a big queue for tickets. There was a bot ride of ~90 mins. We didn't see any animals. The way to ticket counter from the main gate was better than overall boat ride. You are...More

Thank india_travel_hyd
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Reviewed 18 September 2015

I am visiting this sanctuary since long. Never seen Tiger there. They have boating facility inside lake, but it is insufficient.

Thank FAVOURITETOURS
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Reviewed 11 September 2015

This is the only sanctuary in India where you can have the unique experience of viewing the wild life at close quarters from the safety of a Boat. The sanctuary is built around Periyar lake.

Thank jnarora
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Reviewed 6 September 2015

Ok.. so you get to see the sanctuary from the safe environs of a boat. I am pretty sure there are not too many places where you can do so. But unless any of the animals decide to sun themselves by the waterfront.... you will...More

1  Thank TheBigBong
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Reviewed 5 September 2015

The wilderness and green evergreen forests of Thekkady has always been a fascination for me and I look forward for my next visit once I leave from there every time. This is the ideal location for nature lovers who would like to spend their vacation...More

3  Thank Unnikrishnan R
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Reviewed 4 September 2015

nice to see...wild life in front of our eyes...we can understand the living habit of different types of animals and birds..really amazing...we should not disturb them..because without them this earth is zero...

Thank Harshad M
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Bertin2558
4 February 2018|
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Response from Folie Commencé ... S | Reviewed this property |
Depends, for me entire inside the forest it took 6000 not more than 7000 Indian rupees
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20travel1972
4 October 2017|
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Response from hiteshk1982 | Reviewed this property |
you can book jeep safari from local agents , we didint tried the same ....
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