During this recce, the focus was to find a very beautiful cycling route through calm and quite villages of Kerala near Thattekkad.
Thattekkad is a beautiful place in Kerala which is around 60km away from Kochi. This place is quite famous for its bird sanctuary.
The Thattekkad Bird Sanctuary was the first bird sanctuary in Kerala. Salim Ali, one of the best known ornithologist described this sanctuary as the richest bird habitat on peninsular India.