Munnar - Periyar
After delicious breakfast, depart for Periyar / Thekkady. Periyar Nature Reserve, one of the largest wildlife reserves in India, occupies 777 Sq Kms of the cardamom hills region of the Western Ghats. Periyar, named after Periyar River, is one of best rated and kept wildlife sanctuaries in India. The fauna includes elephants, gaur, wild dogs, otters, freshwater turtles and bird species, such as heroin, kingfisher, hornbill etc. Water bodies with large variety of fish can be seen here. On arrival, check in at pre-reserved hotel / resort. After a short break, continue for wildlife exploration. The best way is to have a boat cruise on Periyar Lake, inside the wildlife sanctuary, while observing flora and fauna of the sanctuary. Later, in the evening, return to the resort / hotel for overnight stay.