Even-though the density of water in Periyar Lake is comparatively less, good number of visitors spotted for the Boating in Periyar Wild Life Sanctuary.
Was there in Thekkady for couple of days. Spend some time inside the sanctuary with my friend Mr. Sijo, who is from Thekkady itself. Took some photos and sharing with you
Mr. Sijo... My friend and Companion in ThekkadyAbout Sijo :- One of the best person I have come across. He having in-depth working experience in Hotel and Hospitality industry. Born and brought up in Thekkady. In the past he worked in KTDC Aranya Nivas which is the only 03 Star Hotel inside Thekkady Wildlife Sanctuary. So we visited that hotel also and met some of his past colleagues. One among them is Mr. Satheesh and he showed me the entire property with detailed description.
Now Mr. Sijo is working in Leaf Resort Munnar
On their way towards Boat landing after parking vehicle near check post
Giant Tree inside the Sanctury
Moving towards the Ticket Counter
Waiting and Leisure area near Ticket Counter
Bamboo Rafting and Nature Walk Starting Point Near Boat landing
Instructions to Follows
Nature Walk conducted by Forest Department. Contact Numbers displayed
Information Center just below the Boating Ticket Counter
This is something very useful for the visitors. Authorities have given lots of information regarding the activities which are conducting in the tiger reserve. Brief description about all activities are given inside this information center. This is arranged in such a manner that the visitors can sit and relax for a while.
Touch Screen Information System
You can see the water level in Periyar boating area during summer season.. But still lots of visitors are coming here to have the wild life experience. Expecting some summer shower here and once the monsoon hits Kerala, Thekkady Wild Life Sanctuary boating will be in its full flow