The Forest Department Ecotourism Centre runs all tours within Periyar Tiger Reserve. These include all-day border hikes (₹1800 per person), 2½-hour nature walks (₹350 per person), bamboo rafting (half/full day ₹1800…
A helpful Ernakulam-based private tour agency, knowledgable about Kochi and beyond.
Munnar's helpful tourist office runs several minibus tours (₹400), arranges guided treks (₹500 to ₹1000), and advises on Eravikulam National Park and Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary.
Kalpetta's helpful DTPC provides maps and trekking advice. Also has information offices at Kalpetta's new bus stand and seasonally at Lakkidi (southern Wayanad) and Katikulam (northern Wayanad).
At the boat jetty; offers local information, transport details and day cruises to Alleppey, departing at 10am and returning at 5pm (₹350, including lunch).
At the boat jetty; organises houseboats and trips to Munroe Island.
Close to the bus stand and boat jetty, with helpful staff who provide maps and book full-day canoe tours (₹700).
Main KTDC office, 600m west of the Zoological Gardens; books tours.
The best choice for treating medical problems; about 6km northwest of Trivandrum Central train station.
Books accommodation and activities within the reserve. There's also an interpretation centre here.