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Thekkady Tour Packages

Thekkady is an unspoilt tropical forest destination. It is an incredible wealth of animal and plant life including a lot of cultural and heritage sites - all this you can enjoy with Thekkady Tour Packages. It is a true nature lover’s paradise, Thekkady is a delight for every traveller coming here as the journey to the best places in Thekkady will take you through attractive petite hill towns and softly contoured hill slopes. Its unending chain of misty hills with aromatic spice plantations are spread along the beautiful tea, coffee, and cardamom. Other than that, various charming towns of Thekkady give great opportunities for trekking and mountain walks.

One thing that shall not be missed is the country's largest Tiger Reserve- Periyar, Thekkady that is perfect for your next jungle vacation. The very sound of the word Thekkady juggles up with the images of elephants, ancient temples, heritage sites, amazing wildlife, and bird sanctuaries. The entire district is nestled between beautiful trails for treks and mountain walks. The city is charming and alluring to every visitor who is here on their vacation. Enjoy the early morning ride in the boat within the sanctuary and witness some of the extremely awesome wild animals like - wild elephants, wild boars, bisons, various kinds of birds, etc. nearby places to visit in regards to tourism are Anakarra and Muirkaddy.

Later is just around 5 km from the city, is well known for its coffee, and spices plantations. Chellar Kovil is another striking area, which is close by and is known for picturesque waterfalls and cascades. To visit some of the religious sites, you will find Mangala Devi Temple, which is situated at an altitude of 1337 m and is at a distance of around 15km from Thekkady, this temple open only on the Chitra Pournami Festival.

Popular Packages

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  Magnificent Kerala 6D 5N ₹ 0 3.0 star View Details
  The Complete Kerala Tour 8D 7N ₹ 0 4.0 star View Details
  Kerala Sightseeing Tour with Houseboat Stay 6D 5N ₹ 35000 3.0 star View Details
  Motorcycle Tour to Munnar 10D 9N ₹ 141000 4.0 star View Details
  Tour the Hills and Backwaters of Kerala 5D 4N ₹ 15750 4.0 star View Details
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    Kochi
    d6 Days n5 Nights

    5N/6D : Kochi – Thattekad – Munnar – Alleppey – Kochi What will you do : Bird Watching, Excursion, Sight Seeing, Backwater Cruise, Houseboat Stay What will you see : Rare Species of Birds, Mist Clad Mountains, Picturesque Valleys, Backwaters Kerala, one of the f...

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    The Complete Kerala Tour
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    Cochin
    d8 Days n7 Nights

    7N/8D : Cochin – Guruvayoor – Munnar – Thekkady – Alleppey – Kovalam – Trivandrum What will you do : Sightseeing, Nature Walks, Village Tours, Excursions, Backwater Cruise What will you see : Temples, Lakes, Dam, Gardens, Wildlife Sanctuary, Museums, Backwaters ...

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  • d6 Days n5 Nights

    About the Activity:An incredible tour of Kerala lies here giving you the best chance to find yourself rejuvenated amid the epitome of serenity and natural beauty.Choose this 6 day sightseeing tour of the mesmerising God's Own Country starting from Cochin and going throug...

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    Munnar
    d10 Days n9 Nights

    About the Activity: Explore the green routes of Munnar like never before by starting your journey from Bangalore.In Munnar, you will be introduced to your motorcycles and also will be provided with guidance and tips on safety. Embark in a thrilling motorcycle journ...

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  • d5 Days n4 Nights

    About the Activity: Land of attractive mist-covered hills and serene backwaters, Kerala is an ideal spot to explore this 4 days trip to Munnar, the paradise of Kerala, Thekkady and a Houseboat Cruise at Alleppey.Start your tour by getting picked up from the Cochin airpor...

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    15750


  • d5 Days n4 Nights

    About the Activity:Tour God's Own Country, Kerala extensively as you visit the famous destinations of Cochin, Munna, Thekkady and Alleppey in all their natural beauty.Start your tour by being picked up from the Cochin airport and traveling to Munnar, get a glimpse of the...

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    Alleppey
    d2 Days n1 Night

    About the Activity: Tour the beautiful landscapes of Kerala, God's own Country as you spend 2 days cruising on the azure blue backwaters of Alleppey. Start your tour at 11:30 AM check in to the houseboat from Alleppey. Enjoy the cool backwater breeze as you tuck into som...

    Very Good 4.0
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  • d5 Days n4 Nights

    About the Activity: Tour the wonderful destinations of Cochin, Munnar and Thekkady and marvel at the many attractions these places have in store for you. Start your tour by arriving in Cochin and get transferred to Munnar. Explore this hill station in all it's glory. Sig...

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    36 ratings

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    10900


  • d4 Days n3 Nights

    About the Activity: Tour the beautiful landscapes of Kerala, God's own Country as you travel from Cochin to Munnar and Thekkady and sightsee many tourist attractions. Start your tour with a pick up from Cochin and drive to Munnar, this drive is a scenic one as you will e...

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    40 ratings

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    Cochin
    d14 Days n13 Nights

    14D/13N: Cochin – Munnar – Thekkady – Alleppey – Varkala - Kovalam What will you see: Mattanchery Synagogue, Spice Market, Classical Art performance, Tea Museum, Hills, Nilgiri Tahrs, Villages, Farms, Wildlife Sanctuary, Beaches, Temples, Kuthiramalika Palace What ...

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    37 ratings
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    Cochin
    d10 Days n9 Nights

    9N/10D: Cochin - Kothamangalam - Munnar - Thekkady - Kumarakom - Cochin What will you see: Historical Monuments, Crop Plantations, Wildlife sanctuary, Elephant Orphanage, Tea Estates, Hills, Lakes, Kathakali, Kalaripayattu. What will you do: Learn cooking, Elephant...

    Very Good 4.0
    31 ratings
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    Cochin
    d8 Days n7 Nights

    7N/8D: Cochin-Munnar-Thekkady-Alleppey-Kovalam-Kanyakumari-Trivandrum What will you do: Sightseeing, Walking Tours, Plantation Visit, Jeep Safari, Night Safari, Jungle Patrolling, Ayurvedic Massage, Beach Activities, Houseboat Cruise What will you see: Valara F...

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What You Should Know More About Tours in Thekkady

  • Q. What are the top attractions on a sightseeing tour in Thekkady?

    Take a pleasant drive from Kottayam to Kumay. Towards the Western Ghats, you will find the tea plantations, rolling estates of tea, rubber, coffee, cardamom, and pepper; these are sprinkled with forests and diversion reserves. Thekkady is one of the popular destinations of South India that is spread across the Periyar Valley and towards its high ranges are the Cardamom Hills and other thickly forested jungles.

    This city is also an important centre for the spice trade, thus you may find some of the best attractions to visit, such as:

    • Periyar Lake
    • Kadathanadan Kalari & Navarasa Kathakali
    • Green Park Ayurvedic & Spices Plantation
    • Periyar Tiger Reserve
    • Mudra Cultural Centre
    • Gavi Forest
    • Mullaperiyar Dam
    • Mangala Devi Temple
    • Deepa World Spice and Ayurvedic Garden
    • Chellarkovil Viewpoint

  • Q. Which are the famous localities for a food tour in Thekkady?

    Apart from the much known invigorating activities like - the Periyar trail, boating, nature walks, trekking, plantation visits and much more, Thekkady is popular for its food joints and local cuisine. Thekkady has a bite for everyone from freshly cooked bread to local snacks and cuisine that are cooked in fresh coconut oil. Relish the Keralan delicacies that are rich in exotic spices and represents the food culture of Kerala. Get the best of the fish preparations in which you can indulge amazingly:

    • Ebony's Café
    • Chrissie's Café
    • Shri Krishna
    • Ambadi Restaurant
    • French Restaurant & Bakery
    • Peppermint restaurant
    • Chillies restaurant
    • Allspice restaurant
    • Kunjar restaurant
    • Bamboo Café
    • Grandma's Café

  • Q. Which are the best areas for a shopping tour in Thekkady?

    This city is the perfect holiday destination - with 2 spoonfuls of picturesque beauty, one tablespoon of green meadows, lakes, a hint of romance, you get everything in this city. However, for the shopping spree, what they have is stunningly awesome. This spicy adventurous city has many places to shop including the local bazaars, spice and handicrafts shop, Cardamom and Pepper market (that are locally grown) around Kumily, Kumily bazaar for local grown spices and antiques.

    Have a look at few of the major markets and shops:

    • Lord’s spice supermarket
    • Chola handicraft centre (known for Chola handicraft, Clothes made up of silk, cotton, linen etc.)
    • Eco Shop is known for Souvenirs, postcards, message T-shirts, WWF products, wildlife books etc
    • Eco Spices shops for Organic fresh spices like vanilla, saffron, tea, coffee, cardamom, cloves, pepper, nutmeg, star anise, nut maze, honey, ayurvedic oils, cinnamon, and homemade chocolates
    • You may find many Kashmiri Emporiums that sell brilliant clothes light-coloured material

  • Q. Which are the heritage tours in Thekkady?

    A significant nature's beauty that is covered with remarkable Wild Life Sanctuary, and stunning attractions for every traveller to pay a visit - additionally it also has great worth for its heritage hotels and luxury resorts. The grasslands and the deciduous forests typify this region. There are many Heritage Hotels in Thekkady that offers great accommodation and takes back you in the ancient era.

    When on the heritage walk or a tour you witness many temples, backwater trails, city tour with cultural tinge temple like:

    • Mangala Devi Temple
    • Mudra Cultural Centre
    • Kadathanadan Kalari & Navarasa Kathakali
    • Other than this, heritage hotels like Spice village, Lake Palace, Shalimar spice garden, Cardamom County will offer royal stay while you on a heritage tour in Thekkady.

  • Q. What is the best houseboat stays in Thekkady?

    Kerala houseboats - locally known as Kettuvallams and the integral part of the incalculable area of waterways. These backwaters form the backbone of Kerala backwater tourism. Conventionally they were used for transportation of locals and for ferrying goods like rice from paddy fields to the local market and ports and spices. Today these beautifully crafted houseboats - which is the major tourist attraction for the travellers.

    The houseboats measure up to 120 feet in length and are meticulously crafted. Take a houseboat tour to the city and stay in the charismatic backwaters of Kerela. There can be different types of houseboat tours-like:

    • Half Day stay
    • Full day stay
    • Customised package for more than two days
    • Excursion houseboat tour
    • Heritage houseboat tour
    • Journey to the Backwaters in houseboat

  • Q. Which are the best backwaters tours in Thekkady?

    Nestled in the middle of the undulating hills and the thick forests of Kerala, Thekkady is a place blessed with the bounties of nature and amazing backwaters. If you are looking to escape the city's monotony then the backwater tours in Thekkady is like a fresh breeze.

    There are different kinds of the tour that are organized by both state tourism department and privately by the tour operators. Other than that there are:

    • Full day backwater cruises
    • Day tour
    • Night tour
    • Half day cruises
    • Sunset cruise
    • 2 to 3 nights packaged tour (customised)

  • Q. What are the best hill tours in Thekkady?

    The abundance of flora and the rippling streams makes the city the perfect trekker’s delight. The hill and the village slopes down are famous for the coconut groves of Kambam and the tea plantation plains. Thekkady offers a bird’s eye view of the quaint villages on the eastern slopes of the Western Ghats. The whole route is a combination of hills as well as normal roads.

    On the onset of this, you can witness a long chain of hills to explore and take a hill tour, such as:

    • Munnar Hills
    • Ramakalmedu:
    • Echo Point
    • Rajamala
    • Vagamon
    • Pullumedu
    • Vandanmedu
    • Chellarkovil
    • Vandiperiyar
    • Pattumala

  • Q. Which are the best wildlife experiences in Thekkady?

    Globetrotters travel all over the world, to experience nature in its wildest and most untouched form. Therefore, when in Thekkady wildlife tour package you would not regret any experience. As this city has an abundance of rich flora and fauna, and striking wildlife. Explore the rich biodiversity of Thekkady and have fun with some of the rare animals.

    Have a look at a few:

    • Peppara Wildlife sanctuary
    • Periyar Wildlife sanctuary
    • Thattekad Bird Sanctuary
    • Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary
    • Eravikulam National Park
    • Mullaiperiyar Dam

  • Q. What are the best cultural tours in Thekkady?

    You will find a great influence of Kerela's culture and reflection in Thekkady's art and tradition. This city is rich in culture and has deep influence dating back thousands of years. One may have a glance at the traditional dance Kathakali and other dance dramas. There is also centres for martial arts showing Kalaripayattu, the oldest form of martial arts in the world.

    These are few places, which you can visit on a cultural tour to Thekkady:

    • Mudra Cultural centre
    • Kathakali dance and other dance dramas
    • Kadathanadan Kalari Centre
    • Tribal heritage centre