gavi ecotourism entrance info – beautiful tourist place in pathanamthitta district
how can we reach at the destination – gavi ecotourism entrance
Entry to gavi ecotourism describes as follows, the interesting thing about Gavi ecotourism is about its location, it is situated in pathanamthitta district. it is also an ecological hot spot in kerala. it is the deep area of ranni forest. the place is very popular after the releasing of the malayalam movie ordinary, which covers some areas around it, gavi ecotourism opens from 6.00 am to 6.00 pm. gavi bus trip is organized by forest department to see also the near by areas, there is not needed booking but charge for a single person is 300 rs.
There are two roads to reach the spot at gavi, it can be reach either from northern side, if you choose this way this road connects from thekkady, the second one is directly from pathanamthitta through angamoozhi village, the distance to gavi via thekkadyis lesser than that of angamoozhi , because thekkady-vandiperiyar distance to gavi is 28 km and second choice has the distance of 28 km. it is easy to reach gavi ecotourism by vandiperiyar route, the entry pass is must. there is also a check post in angamoozhi(kochandi). vallakkadvau check post located along with vandiperiyar
It is important to conserve the nature without any damage, so forest department follows some strict rules in case of vehicles, there is some limitations to private vehicles to this way. there is only possible to get here through kochandi check post from 6.00 am to 12 pm. early mentioned about the entry pass, we must pay rs 50 for a vehicle and car. rs 25 pay for a single person, if you bring a camera it will must pay 25 rs for it at both check posts.
The distances from the near cities to gavi as follows.
1) Thekkady – 43 km.
2) Pathanamthitta – 93 km
3) Kottayam – 128 km
4) Alappuzha – 160 km
5) Cochin airport – 164 km
6) Ernakulam – 170 km
7) Trivandrum – 182 km
8) Karipur airport -320 km(via NH 183)
9) Kasargod – 520 km
10) Ottappalam – 263 km(via NH 183)