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Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary in Munnar

The flora and fauna of Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary will astound you
Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary In Munnar

Rated 4.1/5 (based on 7738 reviews)

About Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary in Munnar

If you are a nature lover, flock to the scenic and majestic Chinnar wildlife sanctuary where there are a variety of high sholas,  dry deciduous forests, and some grasslands. When you visit this wildlife sanctuary you will get to view the multitude of animal species like spotted deer, elephants, hanuman langur, peacocks, sambar and much more. You will also get to view a variety of plant species that are of ecological, floral, cultural and geomorphologic significance.

A must see attraction in this unique thorny scrub forest is the endangered Giant Grizzled Squirrel of India which are just about 200 in number. Take in the beautiful scenery while walking around this sanctuary located in the rain shadow area of the Western Ghats. There are several activities you can indulge in here like trekking to the cultural site, river trekking, a trek to the Thoovanam falls, nature trail to the watchtower, a medicinal garden, tree house at Chinnar and camping at Vasyappara. The best time to visit this wildlife sanctuary is from December to April when the weather stays cool and enjoyable, making it perfect for nature walks. So, pack your bags and plan a visit to this beautiful wildlife sanctuary to see nature at its best in God’s own country!


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Munnar - Udumalpet Road, Munnar, Kerala 685612

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Which animals can I expect to see in Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary?

You can see more than 580 species of fauna that includes 34 species of mammals and 29 species of snakes at the sanctuary.

Is there any place to stay within the Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary?

There are currently no places to stay inside the wildlife sanctuary yet, although there are several places nearby to put up in.

What else is the Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary famous for?

The eco-tourism initiatives of the wildlife sanctuary are also pretty famous for promoting recycling, no waste and green theories.