Coracle boating Adavi Ecotourism
Pathanamthitta is a small district in Kerala which is known for its religious significance and cultural dominance. Pathanamthitta is otherwise called the “Pilgrim Capital of Kerala” as it houses the famous Sabarimala temple which is dedicated to Lord Ayappa.
Apart from pilgrimages, Pathanamthitta is also known for many eco-tourism destinations. The eco-tourism destinations at Pathanamthitta includes Gavi Ecotourism, Konni Ecotourism, and Adavi Ecotourism.
In this article, we will detail the top ecotourism destinations in Pathanamthitta. And also the tourism packages they are offering:
Adavi is located at about 20 kilometers from Pathanamthitta town. This beautiful forest situated on the banks of the Kallar river is the hub for eco-tourism activities at Adavi. The Coracle boating, popularly called bowl boat riding and Bamboo huts stay are the main attraction at Adavi.
Ecotourism Programs of Adavi:
1.1 Coracle boating:
A coracle is a small round lightweight boat that was used traditionally in Wales. This kind of boating is also the signature of Adavi eco-tourism center. One can experience Coracle riding along the Kallar River from anytime between 8:30 am and 5:30 pm.
The crystal clear water of Kallar River surrounded by dense greenery let you soak into the divine beauty of nature.
|Timing:||8.30am -5.30pm(Tuesday Holiday)|
|Cost:||Rs.500/- per Coracle boat(1/2 hr ride) Rs.1000/- per Coracle boat(1 hr ride)|
|Best time to visit Adavi:||All seasons except mid Summer|
|Contact Details:||Konni Ecotourism Division, Tel: 0468 2247645, 9446426775.|