Periyar Attractions

Periyar also known as Thekkady located close to the border of Kerala and Tamil Nadu. Periyar set in the high ranges of the Western Ghats of South Western India, is a popular Wildlife Sanctuary, replete with great scenic charm and rich bio-diversity is a must - see for all visitors to Kerala. Periyar spread over a wide expanse of about 780 sq. km. along the river Periyar in Kerala, this sanctuary ranks as one of the major tiger reserves in India. The lush green forest of Periyar has a beautiful lake right at the center. The perfect way to explore the tourist attractions in Periyar is through motorboat cruises on the lake or from watchtowers. One can even enjoy a ride on the elephant back and watch the enchanting wildlife from close quarters. There you can also visit nearby spice gardens. Main tourist attractions of Periyar in Kerala are:

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