About The Activity
Yes! No bike riding or car driving, but an elephant ride! Feel like an emperor of old times, arriving on an elephant to meet his subjects. Pretty cool! Elephant ride is a must if you are planning for a visit to Kerala and among the best things to do in Munnar and Thekkady.
The elephant ride through the jungle, organized by the Forest Department, is an unforgettable experience. Not only is it a great option to observe the wildlife, it is also guaranteed to be a fun experience. As you make your way through the jungle on top of a tusker, you will, most likely, feel like one of the kings of yore out to survey his hunting ground.
His programme offers one a rare opportunity to experience the safari on an elephant.The 30 minute safari is through a spice plantation where the gentle breeze will refresh one with the spice-scented air.
More options are available for those with strong heart-you can enjoy elephant rides to the forest interior and have a thrilling close view of various animals like Bisons,Sambar Deers and other Elephants.
Elephant rides are organised at the Periyar Sanctuary by the private people.