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The main aim of the Foundation shall be to facilitate and support Periyar Tiger Reserve Management in Bio-diversity Conservation with focus on Tiger and Prey species of Tiger and to take initiatives in Eco development through multi-stakeholders participation and to support similar initiatives in adjoining landscapes consistent with the National and State legislations.

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As part of the World Bank aided India Eco-development Project, several community based ecotourism programmes were started in Periyar Tiger Reserve. Focusing equally on visitor satisfaction, forest conservation and community welfare, these programmes have become an integral part of the management of Periyar Tiger Reserve.It benefits around five hundred tribal families directly, apart from the multiplier effects it has on the society and the economy of the state of Kerala.

Tourism information centre contact number: 04869224571/8547603066 online eco tourism program booking link:

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Periyar Tiger Trail

It is an adventurous trekking and camping programme.

Bamboo Rafting

This daylong hitch-hiking programme is offered for twenty visitors per day in two different routes.

Nature Walk & Green

This programme take visitors through the Periyar Tiger Reserve.

Edapalayam Watch Tower

This is an opportunity for nature lovers to stay inside one of the watchtowers constructed inside the forest.

Bamboo Grove

It is an ethnic style accommodation facility where the typical tribal huts are recreated in the middle of bamboo clumps and grasslands.

Jungle Scout

This unique protection oriented ecotourism programme intends to entertain those who are desirous of expecting the wilderness during night.

Jungle Camp

The package includes vehicle safari from Thekkady to Gavi and trekking (both plantation and forest).

Border Hiking

This daylong hard trek along the ridges and valleys can cater to the needs of ten guests per day.

Tribal Art Performance

This is an opportunity for experiencing the cultural heritage of ethnic tribal communities of Periyar Tiger Reserve

PTR Souvenirs

These are some of the souvenirs offered by Periyar Tiger Reserve:Periyar Honey,Organic Pepper,Jackets,T-Shirts,Hats,Caps,Wildlife Books,Kerala Sandal Soap