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Bamboo Rafting at Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary

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Bamboo Rafting at Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary
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For nature-lovers, here is a chance to have some great times in the lap of Mother Nature. A comforting, yet exciting bamboo rafting through some of the dense forests of Periyar Tiger Reserve! This bamboo rafting is part of the 'nature walk' of...more
Thekkady, India
+91 81222 33900
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We did the full day bamboo rafting session and loved it! A great trek through wonderful scenery, perfect amount of time on the boat and plenty of wildlife seen! The guides were very knowledgeable and we learnt a lot. To see elephants swimming in the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank payesd
Reviewed February 2, 2019 via mobile

We did the bamboo rafting full day. We had a nice walk through the park, our guide was great, we saw many animals that he pointed first. Bamboo rafting itself was quiet and relaxing in this great place. If you like to walk choose this...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Olivier D
Reviewed January 27, 2019

Wow...what an adventurous day at the reserve. Superb... We had a great full day safari at the tiger reserve. It was a combination of rafting and trekking. Limited group size meant almost personnel attention by the guides. The local guides were very knowledgeable and explained...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank skb_haz
Reviewed January 26, 2019

We had a great day in the reserve having been recommended to do this rather than just the boat ride. First you are issued with leach socks (cotton socks that go on and inside your boots) and your tiffin box with your breakfast and lunch...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank EileenWembley
Reviewed November 25, 2018

Bamboo rafting is one of the many activities that are conducted in Periyar Tiger Reserve. You can book full day bamboo rafting for 2,400/person. Bus and entrance ticket can be bought Bus stand. Bus will drop you at boat landing, the starting point of bamboo...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 23, 2018

This full day experience was a wonderful foot- and paddle- safari. The guides are highly knowledgeable. Leech "socks" are provided (did not stop me from getting two leeches at upon taking them off, but no harm done). The guides pointed out tons of remarkable flora...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Steven G
Reviewed October 2, 2018

This is a fun experience with a scenic view. No prior experience required. The guides are friendly and will help with the steering of the raft.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank johnjoelseow
Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely morning on the half day bamboo raft. The walk is overall about 10km and is on muddy terrain so it’s not the easiest of walks but we enjoyed it, especially after a week of being in the car to go from...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank bells23
Reviewed September 28, 2018

Though many people don't undertake this activity, still its worth if you like adventurous fun. Such experience is not available at many other places.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Sumitkumar_13
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

We choose half day bamboo rafting , 8km walk in the jungle with well trained staff and safe. They provide us breakfast and water. If you spend short journey this activity is good way to have overview of the jungle. Landscape is gorgeous. We highly...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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December 12, 2018|
Response from aadeeshd | Reviewed this property |
Contact detail: Phone - +914869224571, +918547603066 Ticket Booking - Kerala Forest Tourism Information Centre (Search on Google Maps) Boating ticket/Bus stand/Entrance ticket address - National Park Ticket Office (Search... More
December 1, 2018|
Response from aadeeshd | Reviewed this property |
This activity starts at Thekkady boat landing.
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December 27, 2017|
Response from Tirtho1911 | Reviewed this property |
It starts at Bamboo Groove. This point is just opposite to interpretation centre