Top 8 places to visit in Thekkady

One of the most beautiful towns in Kerala . Thekkady is well known for its Periyar wildlife sanctuary. It’s truly the best place for nature lovers. The town is filled with greenery and beautiful destinations . 

Let’s have a visit to these beautiful destinations : 

Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary 

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Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary
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Periyar wildlife sanctuary is the main tourist attraction of the town. It is situated in the western ghats of Kerala. It is the true example of an ideal case of nature’s abundance with incredible picturesque excellence and rich biodiversity. It’s the home for tigers and many species of elephants. The accessibility of Jeep Safari, elephant safari, and most enchanting pontoon travels at Periyar Lake will bring the natural life experience all the more fulfilling.

Mangla Devi Temple 

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Mangla devi temple is a major tourist attraction  of Thekkady. The 1000+ years old temple holds a quiet well of history in it. The Mangla devi temple is Hidden in the dense forest of Periyar Tiger Reserve. The Mangla devi temple is truly a nature’s spot. Mangala Devi otherwise called Kannaki which is an image of good powers control by a lady. The temple itself is soothing and full of natural abundance.

Abrahamโ€™s Spice Garden

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Abrraham’s spice garden is a hub of natural spices. It is the biggest and the oldest spice garden in Thekkady. The garden has a variety of spices. It’s a brilliant place to visit. There is a large Varieties of spice trees everywhere. There are many colourfull and picturesque flowers which make the garden quite attractive and enhance its beauty. It’s quite well maintain by the owner. However the prices are a bit high but worth it. 


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One of the best places to visit in Thekkady is Murikkady. It is a picturesque spot at a distance of 5km from Thekkady. This spot is most popular for its tremendous stretches of ranches. Espresso, tea, pepper and cardamom are richly available in the estates of Murikkady. It is one of the best picnic spots in Thekkady. It’s also the best place for artists like photographers and sketcher . 

Kadathanadan Kalari Centro 

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If you didn’t visit Kadathanadan Kalari Centro, your trip to Thekkady is incomplete. Kadathanadan Kalari Centre is one of the best places in Thekkady to understand and explore the culture of Kerala. You can see different artforms like Kalaripayattu and Kathakali here. The Traditional shows will make you happy and they perform it so clean and the efforts of those artists are above expectations. 


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Kumily is one of the most beautiful towns in Kerala near Thekkady and Periyar Tiger Reserve. It is located in Cardamom Hills near Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary. It is a popular tourist destination because of its  cool refreshing climate. Kumily is a photographer’s paradise and also a spice trading center .Kumily is the biggest Gram Panchayat in the Idukki district of Kerala.


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Located 15 km north to Thekkady and Kumily, Chellarkovil is a beautiful destination to visit and feel nature . Chellarkovil is one of the main attractions of tourists from all over the world . It is well known for its greenish mountains, cascading waterfalls and picturesque beauty. September to May are the ideal months to visit here . At the point when you reach Chellarkovil, you will feel like this is the spot that you were aching to visit for quite a while.


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Pandikuzhi, 5 km from Thekkady in Idukki area of Kerala is a famous outing spot. On the off chance that you love to absorb yourself nature, at that point you are never going to overlook your visit to pandikuzhi. It is a humble little village famous for its picturesque beauty and pandikuzhi waterfall . When sunlight falls on the water droplets their shine is truly mesmerizing and that’s why it attracts a large number of tourists.


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