The District Tourism Promotion Council extends a unique offer for the tourists this monsoon. A jungle safari from June 3 will connect the main tourist spots of the Athirappilly-Vazhachal-Sholayar forest area. Thumboormuzhi, Athirappilly, Charpa, Vazhachal, Poringalkuthu, the Anakkayam waterfalls, and the Sholayar dam will be the main attractions. The travellers can enjoy the wild beauty of the riparian forests of Athirappilly-Vazhachal by this jungle safari.
The one-day trip will start from the Chalakudy PWD rest house at 8 a.m. and will reach back there at 7 p.m. Breakfast, Oushada Kanji (medicinal porridge), Karippatti kappi, tapioca, chilli chammanthi, and Karkitaka medicinal kit will be provided. Service of a guide will be available. In addition to the wonders of sight seeing, the tourists will also get a chance to win prizes for the best photos taken with their mobiles. Bags, umbrellas and prizes will be given to the travellers. Each person will be charged ₹1,000. For booking, contact: 0480-2769888, 94970 69888.
The Athirappilly waterfalls and forest region has already been a favourite destination of the tourists who visit Kerala. The jungle safari will add to the attraction and invite more tourists this season. There are many captivating places across the state that can easily draw the attention of visitors. Innovative plans to showcase the sites worth seeing will benefit the tourism industry as a whole. With the introduction of this monsoon jungle safari, Athirappilly expects a crowd of tourists this season.