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Address: | The Periyar Tiger Reserve, Thekkady, India
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The Periyar Tiger Reserve is home to many tribal communities including the...

The Periyar Tiger Reserve is home to many tribal communities including the Mannans and the Palians. A visit to the Reserve provides visitors with the unique opportunity to visit these tribal communities. The Tribal Heritage Programme organized as part of the ecotourism programme provides an insight into the lives of these communities.

                   

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Unplanned activity turns out to be the best attraction of Thekkady trip

We hadn't planned to go for Tribal Dance. But as we didn't have any other options in Thekkady, we got a ticket from the Eco tourism office at Ambaddi. We were the only audience... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
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Ahmedabad, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We hadn't planned to go for Tribal Dance. But as we didn't have any other options in Thekkady, we got a ticket from the Eco tourism office at Ambaddi. We were the only audience and it turned out to be a private performance for us :) The dancers did the best inspite of only 4 people in the audience. They... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2014

A real treat bringing back their glorious past of their parents and forefathers.The dance program depicts their various ritual habits during bamboo rice harvesting,marriage function and thanks to forest and nature Gods for their grace on this community.An hour program for which tickets are available in the Forest Dept. Eco Tourism office at Ambaddi junction at Thekaady. Programme start at... More 

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