2 days in Idukki District Itinerary

2 days in Idukki District Itinerary

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Fly to Kochi, Taxi to Thekkady
— 1 night
Taxi to Kochi, Fly to New Delhi



— 1 night
Centered on an artificial lake, Thekkady provides a sanctuary to a diverse set of animals and plant species.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Elephant Junction and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Green Park Ayurvedic & Spices Plantation. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Periyar Tiger Reserve and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To find photos and more tourist information, read Thekkady route maker site.

New Delhi to Thekkady is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive; or do a combination of train, taxi, and bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Thekkady

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours
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Idukki District travel guide

Gardens · Nature & Parks · Dams
Idukki is one of the 14 districts of Kerala state, India, created on 26January 1972. At that time, the district headquarters was at Kottayam. In June 1976 it was moved to Painavu. Idukki which lies in the Western Ghats of Kerala. Idukki is the second largest district in area but has the lowest population density. Idukki has a vast forest reserve area; more than a half of the district is covered by forests. The urban areas are densely populated whereas villages are sparsely populated.Idukki is also known as the spice garden of Kerala.EtymologyThe name of the district is derived from the Malayalam word Idukku (ഇടുക്ക്), meaning narrow gorge.GeographyIdukki has an area of 4358km2 and is the second largest District of Kerala . Rugged mountains and forests cover about 97 percent of the total area of the District. The district borders the Kerala districts of Pathanamthitta to the south, Kottayam to the southwest, Ernakulam to the northwest and Thrissur to the north and Coimbatore, Dindigul and Theni Districts in Tamil Nadu to the east. The district is accessible only by road. Rail and airlink is not available. National Highway NH 49 and State highways 13 and 33 passes through the district.