Kerala is well known as tropical paradise of waving palms and white sandy beaches. Its backwaters, mountains, coconuts and art forms make it a perfect holiday destination.
Thattekad is a beautiful picturesque destination in Kerala. It is positioned on the Njiyapilli Hill. It has India’s best Bird Sanctuary, ‘Dr Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary’ which offers amazing glimpse of birds and their landscapes.
Attraction to explore in Thattekad
Religious Places- Siva Temple, St Peter’s & St Paul’s Jacobite Chapel, St. Joseph’s Church
Point of Interest- Hanging bridge in Palamattom, Bhoothathankettu, Wellington Island, Mattancherry, Kaalakadavu Eco Point, Dr Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary
Trip from Munnar or Coimbatore to Thattekad
Route from Munnar to Thattekad – Munnar-Kallar Vattiyar-Adimali-Neriamangalam-Thattekad
Distance from Munnar to Thattekad – 70 km
Route from Coimbatore to Thattekad – Coimbatore-Walayar-Kuzhalmannam-Alathur-Chalakudy-Haritha nagar-Thattekad
Distance from Coimbatore to Thattekad – 190 km
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Detailed Itinerary for 1 Night 2 Days Camping In Thattekad
Day 01: Arrival at campsite
12.00 pm: Check in
01.30 pm: Buffet Lunch
03.30 pm: Tea & Snacks
04.00 pm: Cycle through villages and visit Hanging Bridge
06.30 pm: Back to Camp
08.00 pm: Buffet Dinner
Over Night stay at Campsite
Day 02: Kayaking and Check out
07.00 am: Kayaking through Periyar River (chance to see Elephants, Birds, Malabar Giant squirrels, Deer etc)
09.30 am: Breakfast
10.30 pm: Check out
Things to carry for 1 Night 2 Days Camping In Thattekad
Good U/V Protected Sun Glasses
Sun Creams Lotion
Personal Flash Torch
Comfortable warm Clothing / No Formals
Accommodation on twin sharing basis
All Meals (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)
Birding Charges, Kayaking Charges
Local sightseeing & other activities
Charges of entry during visit to Monuments etc.
Any personal expenses apart from mentioned in the inclusion
Meals which are not mentioned in inclusions.
All applicable taxes.
A full refund will be made on cancellations 60 days or more prior to the scheduled trip.
For cancellations 60-30 days in advance, 75% refund will be given.
For cancellations 30 days or less prior to arrival no refund will be given.