Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary

Chinnar Wildlife  Sanctuary

About Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary

 

  The sanctuary is located in the rain shadow region of Western Ghats and represents a large number of plants and animals unique to the dry thorny forest vegetation. It is a well known repository of medicinal plants and supports a healthy population of Grizzled Giant Squirrel, Star tortoise, Tufted Grey Langur, various birds, Yellow throated bulbul and insects like Tarantula. Albizia lathamii, a critically endangered tree species has been reported from the dry forests of Chinnar. The presence famous ‘white bison of Manjampatti’ is another significance of Chinnar.

Which animal is protected in Chinnar wildlife sanctuary?

The Chinnar wildlife sanctuary protected healthy populationof Grizzled Giant Squirrel, Star tortoise, Tufted Grey Langur, various birds, Yellow throated bulbul and insects like Tarantula.
In which district is Chinnar?

Chinnar is Idukki district, Devikulam Thaluk,Kerala. Chinnar is also border of Kerala and Thamilnadu ( Munnar - Udumalai via).

 How can I go to Chinnar?

How to reach Chinnar wildlife sanctuary, Travel by Road is best ways to reach Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary. Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary situated on Munnar-Udumalpetta road. Munnar to Chinnar wildlife sanctuary distance is 48 km (1.5hrs) . Aluvai, Ernakulam is the Near the railway station. Cochin is the near the airport.

 Facilities available :

           
Food available for purchase Wash room available  Camera allowed  Wearing of shoes allowed Free parking available on the road side Need Entry ticket  

Best time to visit: 8 am to 4 Pm
Important : Not allowed to enter the with out pass
Address: Chinnar wild life santury, Kerala 685565
Contact Number: 04865252039
Email Id : cwschinnar@gmail.com 

 

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Things to do in Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary

Marayur Heritage Safari

Start Time: 9 AM | End Time: 5 PM

Eravikulam National park entry ticket for Foreign Nationals

Start Time: 7.AM | End Time: 2 PM

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Nearby accommodations in Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary

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Perummala Stone House

Class:Stone House

Address: Anamudi Shola National Park Check Post

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Thoovanam Log House

Class:Wild stay

Address: Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary - Alampetty Zone

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Jellimala Log House

Class:log house

Address: Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary - Alampetty Zone

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Chinnar tree house ( karakkad tree house )

Class:Tree House

Address: Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary - Chinnar Zone

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Chinnar log house ( Churulipetty Log House )

Class:log house

Address: Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary - Chinnar Zone

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Pambaar Log House

Class:log house

Address: Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary - Chinnar Zone

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Chinnar Log House (Koottar)

Class:Log house

Address: Chinnar Log House (Koottar) – Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary