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Chennai to Thekkady Cab

Taxi from Chennai to Thekkady
Distance : 583 km
Estimated Time : 11 hours

Chennai to thekkady is a very popular route for tourists. Periyar National Park, being a major attraction, is one place where you can enjoy bamboo rafting in the catchment area of Mullaiperiyar Dam, hiking, and in the midst of the wilderness, shopping!

"Home to the country's largest Tiger Reserve- Periyar, Thekkady is a great way to enjoy a jungle vacation."

- Anonymous

Popular for its good eating joints, you can also enjoy its vast stretches of spice gardens and various adventure sports. You can also enjoy a night trek in the wilderness of Periyar. The early morning ride in the boat within the sanctuary is an extremely awesome experience and you might be able to spot wild elephants, bisons, wild boars, various kinds of birds, etc.Chellar Kovil is another area located nearby with a lot of picturesque waterfalls and cascades. Mangala Devi Temple, located at an altitude of 1337 m and at a distance of around 15km from Thekkady opens only on the Chitra Pournami Festival.Anakarra is also located nearby which is a great place to enjoy nature. Murikaddy is located around 5 km from the city and is famous for coffee and spices plantations.The best time to visit Thekkady because of the favourable weather conditions is April-September.

Taxi from Chennai to Thekkady is readily available at CabBazar.

Route Information

Chennai to Thekkady by car is well connected through Dindigul-Theni-Kottarakkara highway and is very convenient and comfortable ride. Chennai to Thekkady distance is 583 Km and is 11 hours journey. Other famous tourist places on this route and nearby are:

Ramapuram - Famous for Arasamaram Temple

Mahabalipuram - intricately carved temples and rock-cut caves

Neyveli - A fertile land with beautiful landscape make this unique town a must visit.

Puducherry - Also known as White Town, is dotted with charming mustard- yellow colonial structures with Bougainvillaea laden walls.

Perambalur - Rajankudi Fort,National Fossil Wood Park etc.

Tiruchirappalli - Will enthralls you with its temples and churches

Dindigul - Land of Rocks and Tannery

Kodaikanal - Granite cliffs, forested valleys, lakes, waterfalls and grassy hills

You can plan to include them in your itinerary. With CabBazar, you can customize the itinerary as per your choice and enjoy the trip to fullest.

Tourist Attractions

Periyar National Park

Periyar Tiger Trail

Bamboo Rafting

Thekkady Lake

Border Hiking


Kadathanadan Kalari Centre

Chellarkovil Viewpoint



Jungle Camp

Ayurveda Centre

Taxi Options

Being an Aggregator, CabBazar provides you enormous car options for your Chennai to Thekkady taxi booking. You can mention your specific preference, if any, while raising a taxi booking request. Our partnered taxi services providers have various cars available with them for Chennai to Thekkady taxi service. At high level, we classify taxi in below four categories :

Chennai to Thekkady Taxi Prices

Vehicle Type



Per Km Rate

HatchbackWagon-R, Indica or similar4 seaterRs. 9
SedanDzire, Etios or similar4 seaterRs. 9
SUVXylo, Ertiga or similar6 seaterRs. 12.5
Assured InnovaInnova, Innova Crysta6 seaterRs. 13.5

Taxi Fare

CabBazar is committed to keep the pricing as simple and clear as possible. So, we provide one price for your Chennai to Thekkady taxi which covers a specified maximum kilometer and maximum days. So, you know upfront how much taxi is going to cost you and plan your budget well.

The prices are dynamic and transparent and give a win-win deal for both you and our partnered taxi services providers. You can choose car as per your preference.

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