By air : kochi-200 km, Thiruvanthapuram-250km, Madurai-195km.
By rail : Nearest railhead Theni-
70 km. kottayam-120km
By road : Kottayam- Vandiperiyar: 95km. Vandiperiyar –Gavi: 27km

District : Pathanamthitta

a KFDC Head office, kottayam 0481-2581204, 205 aTourist Reception centre at kumaly-04869-223270 a Vallakkadavu check post: 04869-252515
aEmail: mail@

November to March
Attitude: 3150-3400ft

aDaily trips from Kumali and Thekkady organized by travel agents and hotels. aPrivate bus service from Vandiperiyar to Gavi at 4.30 pm. aKSRTC service from Pathanamthitta to Kumily via Gavi from 12.30 pm. Reaches Gavi at 5.15 pm. From Gavi to Pathanamthitta at 7 am. (Rs. 74.50)
(Pathanamthitta KSRTC bus station Ph. 04868 222366

Forest Mansion, Gavi
Day time package: trekking and boating (including breakfast, lunch and evening tea)- Rs.850/person
Overnight package (stay at Gavi mansion, trekking and boating etc): Rs-1750/person
Jungle camps (stay at tents, trekking, boating,night safari) : Rs-2000/person. For booking Mob: 9947492399 (4pm to 5pm)

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