March 26, 2021
CM Content Team
Who doesn’t love a pampering spa indulgence? A holiday is the ultimate spa treatment for the tired soul. It revitalizes the body, refreshes the mind and rejuvenates the soul. And when you holiday in ‘God’s Own Country’, even a three-day sojourn is enough to recharge your depleted battery. Imagine a resort that’s nestled amidst the greenest hills of Kerala. Your very own slice of luxurious treat that’s remote enough to make your holiday feel like an adventure; yet offers all the modern conveniences for a comfortable holiday. Serene but not isolated.
If you’ve just imagined it as your next holiday, get a booking at Club Mahindra Thekkady, Kerala with Club Mahindra GoZest!. Set like a jewel in the breath-taking environs of the verdant Western Ghats, it welcomes you with the warmth of an old friend. Its rustic settings are suitably interspersed with streaks of tailored luxury. Club Mahindra GoZest! offers you a peek into the amazing world of Club Mahindra holidays with a 3-year lifestyle privileges membership. It gives you access to more than 61 stunning resorts across India and the world. If you’re wondering what to do in Thekkady for 3 days, here’s an exciting itinerary that lets you experience the best of a mountain holiday.
Club Mahindra Thekkady is a harmonious tribute to Mother Nature. Instead of reaching for the sky, it hugs the curves and contours of the flowing landscape. The tree-shaded swimming pool will reflect your contentment of a peaceful holiday peppered with spicy bits of adventure and excitement. In the spirit of fun and enjoyment, here’s what to do in Club Mahindra Thekkady for 3 days.
A holiday at Club Mahindra Thekkady is an eclectic mix of serenity, adventure and indulgence. From a lazy boat tour amidst the other-worldly beauty of the Periyar Lake to an exciting ride on a bamboo raft in the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary, there’s an entire range of activities to do. Start your holiday on a high note at the Periyar National Park with ‘Follow the Tiger’ program. It is a guided tour conducted by ex-poachers who now work towards the conservation of tigers.
Here, you can also be a part of the ‘One Hour with Elephant’ program which lets you get up and close with these stately animals. You can help bathe and feed them and click lots of photographs. Spend the afternoon gliding down the river on a bamboo raft which takes you on a tour of the lush forest. The tour begins with a short trek through the jungle before you board the raft. Tone down the day’s excitement with a spa treatment and finish your day with a sumptuous Kerala-themed dinner.
The next day begins early with a nature walk that takes you through diverse habitats of a thriving ecosystem. It is your chance to explore the rich local flora and fauna. If you’re feeling adventurous enough, go on a border hike. It is a longer walk and climbs to around 900-1300 metres to give you some spectacular views. After a hearty breakfast, visit the Mangaladevi Temple for a spiritual exploration. You can catch some rare views of the Eastern Ghats.
The sleepy town of Chellarkovil has stunning waterfalls framed by breath-taking natural beauty. Or you could spend the day exploring Ramakkalmedu, a quaint hill station on the nearby hills. Before calling it a day, visit the bustling market in Thekkady town to buy fresh spices and local delicacies. Still thinking what to do in Thekkady for 3 days?
Start your last day with a lazy swim in the resort swimming pool before venturing out on the Tribal Heritage Walk. This is a unique tour that lets you be a part of the fascinating tribal culture. Head out on a Jeep Safari which will take you around the green hills, through forests and colourful spice plantations.
Schedule a visit to one of the tea factories to see how India’s favourite beverage is made. If you want to take things slow, hop aboard a bullock cart and discover Kerala’s rural life at a stately pace. Experience peace on a serene boat ride on the beautiful Periyar Lake. Or visit Pandikuzhi for a glimpse of nature at its best.
Now that you know what to do in Thekkady for 3 days, you can pack in a lot of adventure and excitement even in a short holiday.
Mahindra Holidays & Resorts India Ltd. (MHRIL), a part of Leisure and Hospitality sector of the Mahindra Group, offers quality family holidays primarily through vacation ownership memberships and brings to the industry values such as reliability, trust and customer satisfaction. Started in 1996, the company's flagship brand ‘Club Mahindra’, today has over 250,000 members , who can holiday at 100+ resorts in India and abroad.