The credit of this bird sanctuary is to Dr. Salim Ali, who reported it as an extremely rich bird diversity after his survey. Thattekkad consist of extensive plantations of teak, rosewood, mahogany and more than 300 species of birds found there. The forest is home to nearly 28 species of mammals and about 9 species of reptiles.
Nearest Airport: Cochin International Airport, 44 kms
Nearest Railway Station: Aluva, 48 kms
Kodanad is a rural riverside village in the high ranges on the southern bank of the River Periyar.
It's a 24-metre (80 ft) waterfall and the nearby Vazhachal Falls are popular tourist destinations.
Thattakad - 686681 +91 484 2092280
Near Thattakad Bird Sanctuary,
Kothamangalam - 686681 +91 9447707173