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Why travel Periyar?

Set high in the ranges of the Western Ghats, in God’s Own Country, Kerala, is the Periyar National Park and Tiger Reserve. It serve as a perfect example of nature’s bounty with great scenic beauty and rich biodiversity. Periyar wildlife sanctuary has a picturesque lake at the heart of the sanctuary. Many tourists come here just to get view of the Indian elephants in the act of ablution and playfulness by the Periyar lake. The wildlife lovers will enjoy excursion at the zone of the sanctuary and can visit Cradomom and Pandalom Hills that bring the most splendid Kerala’s natural beauty. Besides, these two fascinations the tourists can also enjoy boat cruising at the famous Periyar Lake.

“Nature’s Bounty”

A National Forest in Kerala, India

Interest Measure for Periyar

Ideal time to stay:  1 – 3 days

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Height(Altitude) of Periyar from sea level:  2719 feet
Latitude/Longitude:  9.5907817°N, 77.0801431°E

Ecosystem:  Hill  

Food, Culture and Language at Periyar

Food Type Available:  Indian, South Indian 
Regional Language:  Malayalam
Currency:  ₹ – Rupee (INR)

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