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Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary

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Kumily, Thekkady, India
+91 81222 33700
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went on the nature walk. A bus takes you from town. You need to wear "socks" which are provided to protect you from the leeches in the forest, particularly after rain. No bother, we saw some but they were no trouble. Then there's a...More

Thank Charles_and_Susan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

periyar wildlife sanctuary is must must visited place. reach by ar and enjoy boat ride by forest department.

Thank dhrm_dv
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This wild life sanctuary is quite well spread across the hilly terrain. Though its difficult to spot tigers, there are lot of bison seen here.

Thank Sumitkumar_13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

periyar willlife sanctuary located around kumily in thekkady is attractive place amongst travellers. enjoy jeep ride boat riade

Thank dharamv106
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

We took a “Nature Walk” with Shivaz and had such an amazing time. We trekked through the forest for almost 3 hours and saw a variety of animals including the giant squirrel and the black monkey. However the walk exceeded all of our expectations when...More

Thank Jasmersam
Reviewed 13 August 2018

if u want to see the animal , all about luck still from the local info and our perswonal visit we can hardly find animal at riverbank early mrng and mrng atmspher also good. u all will enjoy 1st sfari start 6.45 am by bus...More

1  Thank jalaramtourstravel
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Never miss the very safe 90mMins of boat ride organised by the Forest department itself, an amazing experience of wide expanse of water, with wind animals seen on the distant shores especially the bisons, deers and a host of quaint birds

Thank RajeswarRao
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Find some time to visit the location, take the boating on the morning at the earliest Nice location to watch

Thank sarjujm
Reviewed 10 August 2018

It was an astounding rough terrain experience..loved the trip..the driver was sharp in clarifying a considerable measure about the forest..saw a few creatures however early morning ride was somewhat hazy so was not ready to see the spots legitimately but rather by and large delighted...More

1  Thank george t
Reviewed 10 August 2018

We stayed for two nights at Abad green forest resort which was excellent and the overall experience was good..awsome!!

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4 August 2018|
Response from freddiep61 | Reviewed this property |
Can’t comment on weather, but we never felt safety was an issue, we travelled through and stayed in the area without any problems. We had a driver to take us from place to place, but were on our own daily, a busy area but we... More
24 April 2018|
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Response from KarthikRamachandran | Reviewed this property |
Winter months or just after monsoon is the best time to visit.