Thekkady boat cruise timings

What are timings of Thekkady boat cruise? Where can I book tickets for Thekkady boat ride
asked Jun, 2012 by tokerala

Thekkady Boat Timings

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Thekkady Safari Boat Timings

  • 7.30 a.m. to 9 a.m.
  • 9.30 a.m. to 11 a.m.
  • 11.15 a.m. to 12.45 p.m.
  • 1.45 p.m. to 3.15 p.m.
  • 3.30 p.m. to 5 p.m

Thekkady Periyar Sanctuary boat safari Cost
Rs. 150 per head

Online Ticket Booking for Thekkady boat cruise
The online booking service is not yet operational. Online booking will be a boon as the queue for boat ride tickets is very long during holidays.
Contact Number for Thekkady Boat Ride
+91 4869 224571
Booking for boat cruise from Aranya Nivas
If the queue at Thekkady boat launch point is very big, head to
KTDC Aranya Nivas (star hotel run by KTDC).
They issue confirmed tickets for Rs.500 per person
One and half hour boat ride operated by KTDC and Forest Department is the chief attraction at Periyar Tiger Reserve, Thekkady. There are many other equally interesting activities

Nature walk at Thekkady
While boating around Periyar tiger reserve is a must-do activity, go for three hour nature walk for animal sighting.
Nature walking tour starts at
7am, 7.30am, 10am, 10.30am, 2pm and 2.30pm.
Book tickets for nature walk at Information Centre by paying Rs. 200/- per person. A well informed local will accompany you as the guide for the trek. Maximum of 6 persons can go for trekking at a time. The walks covers thickly forested Anavachal and Anchuruli area. Highly recommended activity at Thekkady.

answered Jun, 2012 by mamta
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For best sighting take the first boat ride and climb on to the upper deck. This is best for animal sighting. Call KTDC Aranya Nivas and book the first boat that starts at 6 AM. It is worth paying the premium for this particular boat as you can sight elephants on the periphery of the lake.

answered Jan, 2013 by tuktuk_20

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