Club Mahindra Tusker Trails
Travel Blogs from Thekkady
... to be on the water with no engine noise. We did see some wild boar feeding in the distance, many types of water birds, but alas, no elephants or tigers. After the very pleasant trip on the water we walked back on a slightly different route. The way back was a single track, rather than a road. I absolutely loved it. I felt like we might come across an elephant or other wildlife at any minute. However, all ...
... box. I am calling it that because you are literally sat in a box that your head sticks out of. It really is very good. The cooking class is great. There are outdoor wooden benches we sit at and chop veg. There is another g group there same as us. We get instructed what to chop and how. After doing so we head in to watch/ take part in the cooking. We drink beer and it's a very relaxed fun evening. The food is delicious. We make veg khaurma, bean curry, pineapple ...
Oh Yeah! Today we're going to see tigers - and LOTS of elephants! We're doing a jeep safari!So, a 5.00 am start was not an issue!Leaping into our jeep with our - now - new found Belgian friends we were filled with enthusiasm for the day. On arriving in the jungle, we soon realised that were we not the only jeep to be taking this route. In fact we were one of 50! Screaming ...
... downhill our driver turned off the engine and we could hear the jungle waking up, the trees were so much more jungle book than anything we had seen, no wonder Rudyard Kipling got his inspiration from the Indian rainforests.
We were driving again for some time before spotting anything else and even our driver was looking a bit despondent. All the drivers then started to work together, harrying to make sure that all their passengers ...
... and also comprises spice gardens.
I arrived in late afternoon (got off the bus in the wrong city and had to continue my journey with another one ... no comment) and went to the Coffee Inn, an hotel advised in the Lonely Planet. I don't rely too much on it for accommodation (these guys don't seem to worry about money ... I do) but for once, it was a great help to me!
The location is a bit remote from the "town centre" but is incredibly beautiful and pleasant to stay! It ...
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