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Gavi Forest, Thekkady

3.3
#8 of 17 in Parks in Thekkady
Enjoy pristine nature at Gavi Forest, a hotbed of eco-tourism in India. Blanketed by tea plantation, the area offers great trekking opportunities and outdoor camping in specially built tents. Observe amazing wildlife and go on a night safari to see the endangered Nilgiri ibex, the state animal of Tamil Nadu, and lion-tailed macaque or herds of gaurs and elephants. Stay at top tree huts and take a boat ride at Gavi and Kochupampa lakes or visit a cardamom factory and walk through spice gardens. Watch spider flowers or lady shoe flowers and see some of the 250 species of birds here. To visit Gavi Forest on your trip to Thekkady, use our Thekkady attractions site .
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  • If you are going to make a trip to any of the sanctuary or national park just to see or which is what this place is famous for then be prepared to be disappointed!!!! We visited this place just to enj...  more »
  • Nice experience Could have been better if the roads were good . A shaky trip. To a very beautiful place.  more »
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