Let’s go and stay in the forest. Top forest destinations to include in Kerala tour packages!
When the city is busy, the forests are a relief to the tourists. There is no better place than the forest to enjoy the beauty and silence of nature without the hustle and bustle. There are many places in Kerala where you can enjoy such a jungle atmosphere. Not only Keralites but also many foreigners come here on a journey in search of beauty in the jungle. Here are some of the most important places in the jungle for tourists to experience.
Thekkady is a place where one can enjoy the most beautiful experiences in the middle of the forest in its best way. There is no other place that is more suitable for enjoying the beauty of the forest and seeing the wildlife first hand. The old tourist bungalow of the Travancore royal family has facilities to enjoy the entire view of the forest. Lake Palace, Periyar House, and Aranya Niwas are some of the places where tourists can enjoy the beauty of the jungle. Of these, Lake Palace belonged to the royal family. It’s actually a forest lodge.
There is nothing more comforting than the forest. Nelliyampathy in Palakkad district is another place to spend time in nature away from the hustle and bustle of the world. The forests of Nelliyampathi offer the joy of sitting in the lap of nature with its forests, coffee plantations, and fog. Pathuthipalam Forest Lodge provides accommodation in the forest. This half-bridge lodge is located at a distance of 15 km from Nelliampathi.
It is Asia’s first eco-tourism center. Thenmala also offers different jungle experiences to the tourists. Trekking, rock climbing, and river crossing are some of the activities that can be done here. The place is located at an elevation of 500 m above sea level. Not only scenic spots but also adventure seekers can make good use of this place. Thenmala Eco Tourism offers accommodation in the deep forest.
Gavi is not only a place to stay in the jungle but also a place to stay in a tent and get to know nature. Traveling here by KSRTC bus and getting to know the different faces of the jungle is one of the reasons why jungle lovers come here again and again. Boating, safaris, and trekking are some of the activities that tourists can enjoy here.
If you are looking for a great trip and stay in the jungle, you can go to Parambikulam. The beautiful places include Peruvari Island Nest, Thoonakkadavu Tree Top Hut, Veettikunnu Island Nest, and Honeycomb. In fact, most of the honeymooners come here to enjoy the place, it is a perfect spot for Kerala honeymoon packages . Other attractions to enjoy here are the Kannimaram, the largest teak tree in Asia, and the Parambikulam Tiger Reserve.
Kottur is a city located on the outskirts of Thiruvananthapuram. The place is famous for its serene journey away from the hustle and bustle and even more relaxing in the jungle. The attractions of this place are rafting through the Neyyar and staying in cottages.