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Honeymoon in Thekkady

Thekkady is located in Idukki district of Kerala and is one of the most popular tourist destinations due to the presence of the Periyar National Park. It is the country's sole tiger reserve and is the ultimate reservoir of nature, especially the endangered species. A successful amalgamation of pristine nature and rich tribal culture, Thekkady is God's paradise on earth.

Honeymoon Attractions in Thekkady


Name and fame of Thekkady may have been overpowered by the branded images of other wildlife destinations and/or natural escapades, but endowed with invaluable natural gifts, Thekkady is a must to visit destination in a life. The pristine land of Thekkady offers unlimited fun and delight to eyes, body as well as to the soul. Intact from the commercialization contamination, Thekkady conserves innumerable species of flora and fauna, out of which many are precious endangered species as well.

The to-do list:


Bugger and popular destinations across the country has obscured Thekkady's existence. Tourists are not really aware of all the fun-filled activities and sightseeing that they can participate in.

Honeymoon in Thekkady a) Sightseeing: The Periyar National park, Mangla Devi temple, the Periyar Lake, the Mullaperiyar dam, Murikkady, Chellar Kovil, etc.

b) Activities: Wildlife boat cruises, nature walks, bamboo rafting, border hiking, elephant rides, jungle patrol, bullock cart discovery, plantation tours, etc.

c) Shopping: Thekkady's natural treasure are not only limited to sightseeing and adventure activities, but the land offers various tempting not to miss shopping options, like tea, ayurvedic oils, sandal, face packs, home-made chocolates, honey, saffron, vanilla and spices like cardamom, black pepper, cloves, etc.

Pictorial view, spice-scented plantations, never-ending chains of hills, etc. are a constant reminder of a home away from home at Thekkady. Take a break, from the mundane activities of the concrete world, and share a few moments of love and happiness, with your spouse, while on honeymoon. You will surely return with a refreshed mind and high spirits.

How to reach:

Thekkady is well connected by air, rail and road.

By Air:

The nearest airport is at mangalore, while you can also land at Kochi, Thiruvananthapuram, Kozhikode, and Chennai, if it's more convenient.

By Rail:

The closest rail station to Thekkady is at Mysore, while you can also land at Teni, Kottayam, and Changanassery, if it's more convenient.

By Road:

Frequent bus services are available to help you reach Thekkady from the airport and the station. Local transport is available for a convenient travelling in and around Thekkady.

Honeymoon Hotels to Stay in Thekkady

Thekkady hotels that are most popular among honeymooners that they recommend also are:

Best time to visit:

Thekkady enjoys a moderate climate throughout the year and its temperature varies from 11°C to 36°C. Hence the ideal time of visit is between October and December.

What Things to Carry to Thekkady

First and foremost make your camera ready, as once you set on the beautiful trip, you would definitely want to capture and save every single moment with yourself for ever. Along with camera make sure you have extra batteries and the data connector also with you. Other things must to would be your mobile, mobile charger, photo identity proof, sunglasses, binoculars, sun-block, make and styling kit. Do not forget your medicines, if you are taking any or the needful ones like for headache, acidity, etc.

Before How Many Days the Booking Must be Done

It is advisable to get your hotel room booking done at least 1 month before your trip or even before that, so that while on your honeymoon you only have to relax and enjoy.
Last updated : January 9, 2016