Idukki the land of forests is known for many National parks like Periyar National Park, Eravikulam National Park and Tiger Reserves like Periyar Tiger Reserve and Wildlife Sanctuaries like Idukki Wildlife Sanctuary.
Idukki is one of the popular tourist destinations in Kerala and South India. The highest peak in South India, Anamudi peak is situated in Idukki District. Idukki is also an integral part of Western Ghats in Kerala.
Tea, Spices, Coffee is the major cultivations in Idukki. You will see many tea estates in Munnar, one of the popular tourist destinations in Idukki. Idukki is widely known for a variety of endemic flora and fauna, forests, mountains, wildlife and tea, coffee and spice plantations.
Adventure Activities in Thekkady
Budget KTDC Hotels in Thekkady
Gavi is a small forest village in Pathanamthitta district of Kerala. Gavi was been unknown since long time and was exposed to travelers with the Malayalam Movie names “Ordinary”.
The rich flora and fauna of Gavi make it one of the best places for forest trekking and jungle camping in Idukki and Pathanamthitta districts. Gavi is an important part of the Periyar National Park and Tiger Reserve and it can be can be accessed from either the Pathanamthitta side or the Idukki side.
Jungle Camping in Gavi
The rich flora and fauna of Gavi make it one of the best places for trekking and camping in Kerala. If you would like to do a jungle camping in Gavi, please be aware that only Kerala Forest Department Corporation is allowed to conduct Tourism activities in Gavi.
Kerala Forest Department Corporation or simply KFDC provide various tourism packages in Kerala and they conduct a wide variety of Eco-tourism activities including the Agasthyakoodam Trek and Meesapulimala Camping etc.. If you wish for a jungle camping in Gavi, please follow the below packages from KFDC.