The rafting program starts from the Periyar boat landing by 8 am and till 5pm, where the hikers are accompanied by the forest guards. Periyar Tiger Reserve that starts from the Boat Landing by 8am and ends by 5pm at Boat landing in which the guest is accompanied by an Armed Forest Guard and 6 Guides. The guest gets into the bamboo made rafts, and will be taken to the thick forest tracts of the Periyar Tiger reserve.
Till the end the guest will passing through one of the most rich habitats. Panoramic view of forest clad hills, view of animals like Indian elephants, gaur, sambar are sighted. On the bank of the river. The program is inclusive of lunch and mineral water.