Gavi trip: Eco-tourism, wildlife & adventure
Gavi is the magical land of Kerala with dense forests, rivers, waterfalls and wildlife, a spot untouched by modernity. Gavi trip is must visit for nature, adventure and wildlife lovers.
Eco-Tourism in Gavi
An eco-tourist spot in Kerala which become popular internationally after ‘Alistair International‘ the world acclaimed tourism major listed it as one of the world’s best eco-tourism centres and a must-see place in India. The lodges and wildlife activity here are overseen by trained local people.
Wildlife in Gavi
Gavi is known for its wildlife. Many endangered species like Lion-tailed macaque and Nilgiri Tahr can sighted here. One can also spot elephants, tigers, bisons and bears. If you are the bird watcher, Gavi trip is the place for you with more than 260 species of birds.
Adventure Activites in Gavi
Indulge in trekking and animal spotting in the dense forests or try boating or canoeing. Trekking to Pullumedu Peak offers a panoramic view of the famed Sabarimala shrine nearby. One can also take an ‘elephant chaser’ and hike to Meenar, Chenthamara Kokka and Valley View, spot some animals on the way and enjoy spectacular view of a deep ravine and the forest below. Another unique feature of Gavi trip is night-camping in forests, where one can pitch a tent and stay overnight inside the forest – a rarity in many Indian forests.
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Thekaddy is 38 kms away from Gavi and one can also go for day gavi trip forests from Thekaddy.
Airport: Kochi (195kms) and Madurai (195kms)
Rail Head: Thiruvalla(120 km) and Kottayam (114 km) [IRCTC]