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Jungle Camping In Thattekad, Kerala – 2 Night 3 Days

Activity: Camping
Duration: 2 Night 3 Days
Available Activities in Thattekad-
Jungle jeep safari, Kayaking, Tribal village, Hanging Bridge, Camping, Plantation Walk

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Enjoy in Thattekad

Kerala is well known as a tropical paradise because of waving palms and white sandy beaches. Its backwaters, mountains, coconuts and art forms make it perfect for a holiday destination. Thattekad is a beautiful picture destination in Kerala. Therefore you can enjoy in Thattekad bird sanctuary since it is positioned on the Njiyapilli Hill. It has India’s best Bird Sanctuary, ‘Dr. Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary’ since it offers an amazing view of birds and their landscapes.

Thattekad aviary is found to the north of the Periyar River but at the foot of the mighty Western Ghats. The simplest time to go to the sanctuary is between October and March. The closest airport is the Cochin International Airport, and therefore the nearest railroad station is at Aluva.

Welcome to Thattekad bird sanctuary

It was Dr. Salim Ali who first recognized the avifaunal richness of Thattekkad Forest during his Travancore Cochin Ornithological survey during 1983. As recommended by Dr. Salim Ali, in 1983 a neighborhood of 25.16 sq. Km. At Thattekkad was notified as Kerala’s first Tropical aviary. The world may be a part of Western Ghats due to its western slope and almost at the bottom of the very best peak Anamudi 2695 m above MSL. Since 322 species of birds including long-distance migratory ones comprise the avifaunal world of Thattekkad aviary. So visit this place. Because this is a beautiful place for traveling.

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

The trip from Munnar or Coimbatore to Thattekad

Route from Munnar to Thatekad – Munnar-Kallar Vattiyar-Adimali-Neriamangalam-Thattekad
Distance from Munnar to Thatekad – 70 km

Route from Coimbatore to Thatekad – Coimbatore-Walayar-Kuzhalmannam-Alathur-Chalakudy-Haritha Nagar-Thattekad
Distance from Coimbatore to Thatekad – 190 km

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Detailed Itinerary for Jungle Camping In Thattekad, Kerala

Day 01: Arrival at campsite 

12.00 pm: Check in
01.30 pm: Buffet Lunch
03.30 pm: Cycle through villages and visit Hanging Bridge
04.15 pm: Tea & Snacks
05.00 pm: Kayaking through Periyar River
08.00 pm: Buffet Dinner
Over Night stay at Campsite

Day 02: Tribal village visit

07.30 am: Breakfast
08.00 am: Leave camp by jeep with packed lunch for an activity filled day
10.30 am: Arrive at first village (Kalleli Medu)
11.00 am: Reach the top of the waterfall (Koduperikuthu) and begin walk down
12.00 pm: Picnic Lunch at waterfalls (Koduperikuthu)
01.00 pm: Jeep will pick up guests from waterfalls and begin drive to tribal village.
02.00 pm: Arrive at tribal settlement (Kunjipara Kudi). See local sites, Culture,etc.
03.00 pm: Leave tribal village and begin drive back.
04.00 pm: Arrive at second traditional tribal settlement(Kandampara Settlement) walk along the river (Kandampara Kuthu) looking for elephants.
05.00 pm: Leave village
06.00 pm: Arrive back at camp
08.00 pm: Buffet Dinner
Over Night stay at Campsite

Day 03: Checkout

09.00 am: Breakfast
10.30 pm: Check out

Things to carry for Jungle Camping In Thattekad, Kerala

ID Proof
Good U/V Protected Sun Glasses
Sun Cap
Sun Creams Lotion
Personal Flash Torch
Comfortable warm Clothing / No Formals
Personal Medicines

Cost​ ​Inclusions:

Accommodation on twin sharing basis
All Meals (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner)
Birding Charges, Kayaking Charges
Mountain Cycling Charges, Trekking Charges,
Jeep & Guide charges

Cost​ ​Exclusions:

Local sightseeing & other activities
Charges of entry during a visit to Monuments etc.
Any personal expenses apart from mentioned in the inclusion
Travel Insurance.
Meals which are not mentioned in inclusions.
All applicable taxes.

Cancellation Policy:

A full refund will be made on cancellations 60 days or more prior to the scheduled trip.
For cancellations 60-30 days in advance, a 75% refund will be given.
For cancellations 30 days or less prior to arrival, no refund will be given.

Additional information

Activity Type



2 Nights and 3 Days


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