Day 10 Munnar – Thekkady (110 km / approx. 3 hours)
Drive to Thekkady (Periyar) after breakfast and check-in at the hotel on arrival. Get ready for a whole day trip of Periyar, which is located in the Western Ghats ranges in Kerala. Visit the Periyar National Park and Tiger Reserve. You will love the view of the picturesque lake right in the heart of the sanctuary. If you are lucky, you can watch playful wild elephants frolicking, bathing and swimming in the water of Periyar Lake,w which happens to be their favorite haunt. Take a boat ride to enjoy the wildlife at close quarters that comprises of wild dog, barking deer, mouse deer, leopard, wild, Nilgiri langur, bonnet macaque, squirrels, gaur (Indian bison), sambar, porcupines, wild boar and sloth bear.
After that, make a trip to the spice plantation tour to enjoy the pleasant ambiance and aroma of the spice and tea plantations of Periyar. Spices that can be found in Thekkady include nutmeg, ginger, turmeric, pepper, clove, vanilla and curry leaves .cardamom. Watch traditional Kalari show in the evening.
Enjoy an elephant ride in Periyar(Optional).
Return to the hotel for overnight stay.