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Indira Gandhi Wildlife Sanctuary and National Park

Western Ghats | Topslip, Pollachi, Coimbatore 642133, India
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Ranked #24 of 52 Attractions in Coimbatore
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas, Forests, National Parks
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Coimbatore, India
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

I have done many almost 15 trips to this park, taking my friends and relatives on various seasons. From entry at the foot hills, one will see lush green forest ( especially after rains) till Top Slip. After that one will see only planted forest in the tourist zone, which is quite disappointing. The park runs regular noisy bus trips... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2013

The drive from the gate up to topslip has amazing scenery and views, saw some wildlife too. Paid R800 for 3 people to do the elephant safari ride, saw Bison lots of monkeys and birds but it was very short maybe 10-15 mins. We wanted to go through Kerela park but they only do a bus tour organised at reception... More

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Coimbatore, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2012

maintenence is excellent there is no wildlife park seen like this really notable place for tourists n travellers

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Coimbatore
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2012

A boring place made good by a good guide . Remember to take along a nature expert before you visit this place.

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madurai
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53 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2012

IGWLSANP is continuous with chinnar WLS, .Iravikulam WLS & Kodaikanal WLS in Annamalai Hills in Western Ghats. Its a protectorate for endangered species like Nigiris Tahr and Lion tailed monkey etc.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2012

After check-in on a rainy evening we got into the Pollachi-Parambikulam Govt. bus and traveled to Parambikulam. The bus was almost full but the ride was worth it. We saw herds and herds of Indian Bisons, monkeys, wild boars and deer. The scenery was ultimate paradise on the whole with running water on the roads, dams and green, greener and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2012 via mobile

more excitement for ts place...when this plc is more attractive to me...

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Coimbatore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2012

The topslip is part of Tamilnadu and can be reached via pollachi. The jungle safari organised by the forest department is the only possibility to enter the reserve forest. Wild boars just roam around like chicken on a farm land, if you are lucky you can spot heards of elephants and deer. A few kilometers from Topslip is the Kerala... More

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DANDELI
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2012

excellent place to stay with , thanks to our bookie

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2012

On December 25th we left for valparai, a lesser known hillstation in the western Ghats.We stayed in valparai town in a homestay.The town has not much to offer except for a couple of dams and falls.But the town is very scenic and serene and is worth going around.We spent the next day going around the town.On 27th December we set... More

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