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Guess How Old This Tree Is? At Periyar Tiger Reserve, Thekkady, Kerala

Guess How Old This Tree Is? At Periyar Tiger Reserve, Thekkady, Kerala

Periyar Tiger Reserve was one of the first attractions we went to once we reached Thekkady ( Kerala ). After a lovely boat ride in the morning where we saw cormorants, elephants, gaur and a few other species of wildlife around the lake, we decided to take a walk through the forest back to the town.

As we started walking out of the Periyar Tiger Reserve, we noticed this HUGE tree in front of us, bigger than any other tree we had seen in our lives. This photo does not give you a sense of how HUGE it is, but I can tell you that my 6ft tall body was shorter than the root that is jutting out on either side of the tree.