Best Time To Visit Thekkady - Travellers can visit Thekkady all round the year thanks to its constant pleasant weather. From March to May, the temperature here rises to a balmy 36°c. Since many travellers don’t visit at this time, you can get great deals on good hotels in Thekkady and enjoy the natural splendor of the sanctuary with no crowds. The sanctuary receives frequent, heavy rainfall during the months of June to September. This is a great time to admire the fresh blanket of green that coats the sanctuary. It is during this time that Thekkady celebrates Onam. The best time to visit Thekkady however comes from October to February when the weather is pleasant and temperatures drop to an average of 15°c. This is a great time to go on safaris and experience a number of vibrant festivals.
If you’re looking for hotels in Thekkady there are plenty available here to suit your travel requirements. If you’re looking for a property located close to the famed tiger reserve, there are number of of 2-star, 3-star and budget hotels in Thekkady that will keep you comfortable. Treebo’s comfortable hotels are ideal for solo travellers, families, couples, and businessmen who are looking for accommodation on a budget. Thanks to our state-of-the-art technology and easy-to-use app, it’s much easier to book hotels in Thekkady in advance. So why wait? We’re currently present at Anavachal Ring Road close to Periyar Tiger Reserve.
Best Places To Stay In Thekkady - If you’re wondering which are the best places to stay in Thekkady, it is best to consider which options would best suit your necessity. Before you look for hotels in Thekkady, it helps to analyse which locality would better suit your purpose of travel. If you want to stay in proximity to the Periyar National Park, choose to stay in hotels in Anavachal Ring Road. This locality is surrounded by greenery and will give you the peace and quiet you need from a life in the city.
Events in Thekkady - The people of Thekkady are prominently tribals and their culture is unique to this region of Kerala. The best way to experience Thekkady’s vibrant culture is to witness one of the many festivals celebrated here. The biggest celebration here is Onam which is celebrated in the month of August or September by the whole state of Kerala. During this time, a flower decoration competition called Poollalam is organised here, where people from all over the state participate. Make sure you complete your Thekkady hotel booking in advance as hotels tend to get overbooked during Onam. During the month of April Thekkady celebrates the Chitra Pournima Festival in a 1000-year old Temple dedicated to Mangaladevi, which is located in the Periyar National Park. This temple is only opened once a year to pilgrims during this festival.
Experiences in Thekkady - The Periyar Forest in Thekkady is a haven for nature and animal lovers from all over the world. The National Park is home to Bengal tigers, elephants, Indian gaur, Nilgiri langurs, lion-tailed macaques, sambar deer and more. One of the greatest attractions in the park are herds of elephants, deer and gaur that come down to Mullai Periyar lake to drink water. You can find accommodation in Thekkady around the national park if you wish to head out for a safari early in the day. For those looking for adventure, Thekkady offers a number of exciting ecotourism activities, including bamboo rafting, trekking, elephant rides, nature walks, border hiking and plantation tours. Thekkady also boasts delicious food with spice filled, Kerala delicacies. A few dishes to try here are Appam, Kappa, and Karimeen. A few restaurants you can visit to sample these delicacies are Our Place, Ambadi, Bamboo Cafe, Bar-B-Que, Coffee Garden, Dose De Thekkady, Grandma’s Cafe, and Spice Garden Restaurant. A number of Thekkady Hotels also house their own restaurants that serve local and continental cuisines. If you’re looking for some exciting entertainment, you can head to the Mudra Cultural Centre that regularly hosts Kathakali dance and theatre shows. You can also head to the Kadathanadan Kalari to witness ancient martial art forms like Kalaripayattu.
We're yet to chart out an itinerary for Thekkady. Can you suggest a few things to do during our Thekkady trip?
Asked by Sarkar, 16-04-2018
Bamboo rafting, border-hiking, jungle night patrol, nature walks, tribal walks, and elephant rides are some of the fun activities you can do when you visit Thekkady.
Response by Treebo Thekkady Team, 17-04-2018
Recommend good restaurants in Thekkady that are suitable for families.
Asked by Sahana, 16-03-2018
Bamboo Cafe, Dosa De Thekkady, Pizza Max, Coffee Garden - Rooftop restaurant, and Spice Garden are some of the good family/child-friendly restaurants in Thekkady.
Response by Treebo Thekkady Team, 28-03-2018
Since we'll be arriving in Thekkady early in the morning (around 7 AM), will be granted an early check-in at our hotel (Treebo Haritham Residency)?
Asked by Navneet, 21-02-2018
Early check-in between 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM is possible with no additional charges, provided rooms are available at the time of your arrival. Check-ins before 10:00 AM will usually be charged an extra night's tariff. You can check with the hotel directly regarding the same.
Response by Treebo Thekkady Team, 08-03-2018
I am visiting Thekkady with my family. Do you have any family hotels near Elephant Junction in Thekkady?
Asked by Nandini, 12-02-2018
I am planning to stay at Treebo Haritham Residency for two days. I will be travelling in a rented vehicle. Is there parking available at the hotel?
Asked by Jashn, 08-02-2018
Yes, there is parking available at Treebo Haritham Residency for 3 two-wheelers and 2 four wheelers. There is also an empty plot close to the hotel that can be used for parking. Check out this link for more details: https://www.treebo.com/hotels-in-thekkady/treebo-haritham-residency-kumily
Response by Treebo Thekkady Team, 10-02-2018