A haven for all forms of life, Kerala is positively God’s own country. Generously endowed with natural beauty Kerala is home to many an enthralling national park and wildlife sanctuary. This makes it an ideal destination for nature holidays with various activities from wildlife safaris to walks on nature trails . The main attractions in Idukki and Wayanad districts include:
- Eravikulam National Park – The virginal land of streams, houses the largest population of the Nilgiri Tahr, the exquisite Neelakunrinji and the highest peninsular peak Anamudi.
- Periyar National Park- Being blessed with the Pamba and Periyar rivers the reserve thrives in rare species of plant life and is a notable elephant and tiger reserve.
- Tholpetty Wildlife Sanctuary- A jeep ride through the regions gives an invaluable insight into the behaviour of a wide variety of fauna in their natural habitat.
- Muthanga Wildlife Santuary- Be it the tribal folklore, jeep safari or bird watching, all the activities associated with this reserve promote ecotourism increasing conservation awareness.
To enjoy this timeless beauty and serenity one needs an equally paradigmatic dwelling. Many resorts in Munnar provides an undiluted connect with nature with its verdant views allowing you to unwind and rejuvenate mentally. The Ayurvedic centres that are part of these holiday spots can leave you feeling many years younger. Resorts in Wayanad are a great way to enjoy the forests and natural beauty. Days spent breathing in the crisp air, relaxing to the sound of the babbling brooks and tickling your taste buds with an assortment of cuisines on offer can redefine the meaning of wellness holidays. This part of Kerala promises to you a holiday that helps you enjoy an undisturbed natural habitat that showcases perfectly the coexistence of mankind and wildlife, enriches your knowledge of the culture and traditions, and in the process helps rediscover a stronger you.