About Gavi

About us

Welcome to Gavi Eco-Tourism

Periyar Tourism Promotion Council (PTPC) is a non govermental,private organisation . involved in environmental,human resources & promoting Eco-Tourism activities. PTPC is leading practical conservation organisation.Since 2008 PTPC has fulfilled its mission to attract and manage a force of volunteers in practical conservation projects for the betterment of the kerala environment.

We are purely private organisation no connection with government organisations.

Gavi

Welcome to Gavi Eco-TourismGavi Eco-Tourism a project of the Kerala Forest Development Corporation has caught the attention of tourists, mostly from European countries. The project is exclusive in many respects and the majority who visited was nature lovers and adventure tourists. Over a short period of time visitors to Gavi gradually increased, especially after ‘Alistair International’ the world acclaimed tourism major listed it among the leading eco-tourism centres and one of the must-see places in India. Some of the breathtaking viewpoints at Gavi like the Valley View offer spectacular view of a deep ravine and the forest below. From Kochu Pampa, a point near Green Mansion eco-lodge one can track the grazing Nilgiri Tahrs. The famous pilgrim destination, Sabarimala is a short trek from Gavi. For those interested in observing the nocturnal wildlife, night safaris to Kullur, Gavi Pullumedu, Kochu Pampa, Pachakanam provide ample opportunities for wildlife viewing.

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