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Parambikulam Wildlife Sanctuary

Chittur Taluk, Palakkad, India
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Ranked #1 of 30 Attractions in Palakkad
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
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Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
11 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

The visit to the Parambikulam Tiger Reserve was breath taking. Visitng the place after a long gap. The face lift done on the amenities are great. Log on to <www.parambikulam.org> for more details on how to be there. I had the breakfast-Poori-masala/seva and other options with tea and coffee and the Veg. lunch with fish curry and fish fry to... More

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Chidambaram, India
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Me and My friends are stayed there in the Island Bungalow in middle of Parambikulam Dam!It's a wonderful experiance away from all the Modern Amenities!.2 Hours row Boat ride to the Island,Only Five persons allowed.And Rs.5000 for one Night Stay.You have to Book it On Kerala Forest Dept.Website.

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Kochi (Cochin), India
4 reviews 4 reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

This was my 2nd visit ti Parambikulam. Booked Tented Niche a week in advance from the contact number shown in their official website, they asked me to do a NEFT trough net banking and bring the receipt, when informed that banks do not provide receipt for NEFT/RTGS booking was confirmed and asked to bring the total amount in cash. Myself... More

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Bangalore, India
5 reviews 5 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

We saw lot of Bison,Deer,Elephant & Monkey.The food was Excellent,The service was outstanding.We stayed in the tented Niche,Which is a well build ed tent with a clean bathroom attached to it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

Visit in Aug- January. should stay for a night. Better to have have suv, muv type cars. Great food if availing the package. must go for trekking an dall other items included in the package. Strict discipline maintained which si quite unlikely in other places.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

Went to Parambikulam Tiger Reserve as a couple in March 2014, and stayed for 1 day, 1 night in the Tented Niche Accomodation. Booking was very easy - they took our booking over phone, just with 2 days notice. They also called back to check on the d-day confirming the same. We reached the Tented Niche accomodation at around 1:30... More

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014 via mobile

Funny place to review in that as a wildlife sanctuary it really is very good - and that's the main point of the place. Arranging to visit though is a challenge (we eventually succeeded by using a contact in India) and the journey in and out is a bit of a test as well. The numerous checkpoints, including car searches... More

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Caernarfon, United Kingdom
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5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

We arrived in time for lunch, and then we were taken on a safari for 4 hours. We travelled in a small bus which took us around the reserve. We saw many animals including wild boar, gaur, spotted deer, and Nilgiri langurs. We saw many birds, had a ride on a bamboo raft and had a cup of tea in... More

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Pondicherry, India
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

I was there in PWS/PTR along with two of my friends in 'Tented Niche' accommodation for two days from 13th to 14th January 2014. I found all the arrangements in this place excellent. All the people attending the activities there were very welcoming and helpful to the visitors. I still dream of the food, bird watching, tracking, bamboo rafting, tribal... More

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Thiruvalla, India
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76 reviews 76 reviews
60 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

good place to visit.wild, romantic and adventurous. great stay. good package. make sure to get all the paper works ready. they are a bit strict regarding rules. After all they are just trying to make the place as virgin as possible for the generations to come

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