Periyar, India

Travel Blogs from Periyar

Periyar Travel Blogs (50)
Off To See The Tigers......, Periyar Tiger Reserve, India travel blog

Off To See The Tigers......

A travel blog entry by tom_hollie_2010

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Hello, Our journey into the Western Ghats started in South India’s most popular wildlife sanctuary, Periyer Wildlife Sanctuary. The 777 sq km jungle is home to bison, sambar, wild boar, langur, over 1000 elephants and apparently 44 tigers. ...

Kerala holiday May 2008, Periyar/Thekkady, Munnar, Idukky,Chinnar, Marayur,Thattekad, India travel blog

Kerala holiday May 2008

A travel blog entry by indianature

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... minutes late, because he was 'held up en route by a wild elephant'. What an exciting beginning!   The road to Periyar: Kerala's lush greenery overwhelms the senses. In three years, I had forgotten how lush it actually is. After a hearty ...

Nilgiri Marten at Periyar Tiger Reserve, Periyar Tiger Reserve, Thekkady, Kumily, , India travel blog

Nilgiri Marten at Periyar Tiger Reserve

A travel blog entry by indianature


Rare sighting of the elusive Nilgiri Marten at the Periyar Tiger Reserve, Thekkady, Idukki Distt., Kerala, India Several short trails lead off the road going from the entrance point to the boat jetty. These trails invariably end up at 'fingers' of ...

Elephants, Kumily / Periyar Wildlife Park, India travel blog


A travel blog entry by benbarnes


... you can imagine a farm track with a little bit of tarmac every 5 miles then you're part way to understanding the hellish problem. India does seem to be upgrading some of their roads, but this is done with the foresight zero planning or foresight. If a ...