Located about 257 kilometers from Trivandrum, 141 kilometers from Madurai, and 145 kilometers from Cochin International Airport, Thekkady is an essential tourist attraction in the Kerala state of India.
One of the most prominent tourist destinations in Kerala, it is deemed heaven for natural spices such as black pepper, cardamom, cinnamon, nutmeg, nut mace, clove, and ginger.
Notable as an elephant reserve and a tiger reserve, the Periyar National Park and Wildlife Sanctuary, is made up of tropical evergreen and moist deciduous forests, grasslands, stands of eucalyptus, and lake and river ecosystems, located in the districts of Idukki and Pathanamthitta in Kerala.
Located high in the Cardamom Hills and Pandalam Hills of the South Western Ghats along the border with Tamil Nadu, the park is a repository of rare, endemic, and endangered flora & fauna.
Periyar National Park, Bamboo Rafting, Periyar Lake, Anakkara are some of the most prominent tourist attractions in Thekkady, Kerala.