With over 275
species in such a small area, most of them endemics, Thattekkad
offers a rare view into the world of birding in Kerala.The
longest river in Kerala, river Periyar, flows through
Thattekkad. Along its banks, birds flock in their thousands and
the cool ambience is the ultimate prize for the birder. This is
the ideal place to be one with nature and observe nature in all
its pristine glory as well as the birds in their magnificence.
located at the foothills of the Western Ghats and about an
hour drive from Kochi. Thattekkad offers wide variety of
activiites including rainforest walks, kayaking in river
Periyar, plantation walk etc.