sight seeng thekkady


 Discover the lush forests of the Periyar National Park, spot wildlife on a boat ride along the Periyar Lake, visit the historic Mangla Devi Temple, and witness the traditional martial art of Kerala Kalaripaite and Kathakali. Take a leisurely stroll through the scenic Chellarkovil or visit the bustling spice markets of Kumily and for the ultimate adventure, embark on the Sathram, Vagamon and Gavi jeep safaris. Thekkady is a destination that offers something special for everyone, and our guide to sightseeing will ensure make the most joyfull of your visit.

tiger thekkady


Thekkady, located in the heart of the southern Indian state of Kerala, is a picturesque destination that offers an array of lot of sightseeing options. With its lush green forests, cascading waterfalls, cultural landmarks, spice plantations, amusement parks, grape farms and wildlife reserves, Thekkady is an ideal destination for nature lovers and adventure enthusiasts. Visitors can explore the Periyar National Park and take a boat ride along the Periyar Lake, where they can spot a variety of wildlife, including elephants, tigers, monkeys, deers, wild buffelos, and many other species. 


The Mangla Devi Temple and Kadathanadan Kalari Centre are perfect for those interested in history and culture, offering a glimpse into the rich heritage of the Kerala. Chellarkovil, with its stunning waterfalls (Aruvikuzhi waterfalls) and scenic landscapes, is a perfect spot for a picnic or a leisurely stroll. And of course, no visit to Thekkady is complete without a visit to one of the spice plantations, where visitors can learn about the cultivation, harvesting, and processing of exotic spices such as cardamom, cinnamon, cloves, nutmeg, vanilla, and black pepper. 


Kumily a spice aromatic town and the gateway to  Thekkady also renowned for its spice markets, making it the best place to buy spices in Kerala. Kumily’s markets are filled with shops selling a variety of exotic spices, including Green cardamom, Black pepper, Cinnamon, Cloves, Nutmeg, Vanilla, and many more. The spices available here are of the highest quality and are sourced from the surrounding spice plantations. Visitors can also visit the local spice warehouses to witness the processing of spices and learn about their packing methods. The markets are bustling with activity, and visitors can indulge in a bit of haggling to get the best deals. The aroma of the spices fills the air, making the experience all the more enjoyable. So, if you are looking to  buy some authentic Kerala spices, Kumily is the best place to do so.


Sathram, vagamon, cumbum, chellarkovil and Gavi jeep safaris are  popular activities in Thekkady that allow visitors to explore the natural beauty of the Kerala. The Sathram jeep safari takes visitors through the rugged terrain of the Western Ghats, where they can spot a variety of wildlife such as elephants, sambar deer, and bison. . The Gavi jeep safari, on the other hand, takes visitors through the dense forests of the Periyar Tiger Reserve. Visitors can spot a variety of animals and birds, including the elusive lion-tailed macaque, while enjoying the stunning scenery of the periyar tiger reserve. Vagamon green lush meadows are verry popular tourist destination in kerala. Chellarkovil (aruvikuzhi waterfalls) is a one of the beautiful waterfalls in Kerala. All jeep safaris offer a thrilling and adventurous experience for visitors, allowing them to connect with nature and experience the wilderness of Thekkady. So, if you are looking for an exciting adventure, don’t miss out on the Sathram and Gavi jeep safaris in Thekkady.

Thekkady is truly a destination that offers something for everyone, making it a must-visit place on any traveler’s to south India itinerary.