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Gavi Forest, Thekkady

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#6 of 11 in Parks in Thekkady
Enjoy pristine nature at Gavi Forest, a hotbed of eco-tourism in India. Blanketed by tea plantation, the area offers great trekking opportunities and outdoor camping in specially built tents. Observe amazing wildlife and go on a night safari to see the endangered Nilgiri ibex, the state animal of Tamil Nadu, and lion-tailed macaque or herds of gaurs and elephants. Stay at top tree huts and take a boat ride at Gavi and Kochupampa lakes or visit a cardamom factory and walk through spice gardens. Watch spider flowers or lady shoe flowers and see some of the 250 species of birds here. To visit Gavi Forest on your trip to Thekkady, use our Thekkady attractions site .
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  • Though I am not quite the early morning kind of person...this experience more than makes up for the lack of sleep:o) The open jeep on the rough terrain,the cool breeze in your hair, the green rolling ...  more »
  • Great place.Experienced driver alone can drive hatchbacks.Driving thru dense forest deserves the stay which we xperience.Lots of birds can be clicked  more »
  • Hike was great, guide was awesome. Jeep safari was not that good, but other activities were great. Go for a long hike is you can.  more »
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