Blessed with exotic flora and unique geographical features, Kerala boasts of having some of themost diverse wildlife sanctuaries in the world. Here is a list comprising ofthe best wildlife
resorts where one can enjoy the natural scenic beauty and thewild in “God’s Own Country”!
Muthanga National Park/Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary
What to look for: Panthers, Tigers, Elephants, Jungle Cats
Ranked as one of thebest wildlife resorts in the country, Whispering Woods is a perfect retreat forthose who love to spend some time away from the maddening city life. Surroundedby
lush coffee plantations, the place has lovely accommodation options,-ranging from stilt cottages to well-maintained tents. Both the hospitality andlocation of Whispering Woods is simply outstanding.
Jungle Parks Resort
Situated at the foothills of Vythiri, Jungle Parks Resort has beautiful villas, eco-lodges andtree houses that offer a memorable stay experience. Every room here offersunmatched
views of the surroundings. One of the major highlights of this resortis its location which is in close proximity to the national park along withother famous attractions. Want to experience all this and more? Search and bookcheap New
Delhi to Cochin flights to have a fun-filledvacation!
Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary
What to look for: BengalTigers, Malabar giant squirrels, NilgiriTahrs, etc.
Green Woods, a 4-starproperty, promises a perfect blend of luxury and comfort in nature’s lap.Situated atop a hillock, the place boasts of a rustic charm which is wellreflected in its
quaint cottages, the lantern-lit pathways and the woodenbenches which are quietly placed across the resort.
KTDC Lake Palace
Situated right in themiddle of Periyar National Park, KTDC Lake Palace is one of the most famousaccommodation options here. It offers the signature Kerala hospitality alongwith
lovely, upscale rooms with unparalleled views of the soothing greenery.
A luxury plantationstay, Anavilasam is situated just 8 km from Periyar National Park. Surroundedby cardamom and pepper plantations, the place is a wonderful retreat and offersboutique-styled
accommodation options, ranging from pool and presidentialvillas, deluxe rooms to luxury suits. You can also enjoy interesting activitieslike cooking classes, tiger trails, bamboo rafting, plantation tours, nightjungle patrol and village tours.
Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary
What to look for:Siberian cranes, moorhens, Brahminy Kites, etc.
Vivanta by Taj
Aptly called the “Jewel of Kumarakom”, Vivanta by Taj is located on the banksof Vembanad Lake. The resort has beautifully done luxury villas, heritage roomsand cottage accommodations which promise a relaxed stay experience amidstnatural scenic beauty. Sightseeing
tours and customized tours are alsoavailable on request.
Plan a trip to theseplaces and get a chance to stay close to the nature!