Periyar National Park, which is situated on the banks of the Periyar Lake, is the most attractive destination for the tourists. Periyar National Park is totally enclosed with intense forests and green grasslands, making it as an appropriate home for the wildlife, like the great Indian tigers, elephants, lion tailed macaques, gears, deer and sambas. Another striking thing to do for visitors is to take the pleasure of elephant rides, bullock cart rides and cruise rides on the lake. Visitors, who enjoy adventurous activity like trekking, can connect to various trekking programs which are organized for visiting the prehistoric Mangala Devi temple, positioned in the middle of the deep forest. The ideal time for visiting the beautiful Periyar National Park is during the months of October to June.