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Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary

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Idukki District, Munnar 685612, India
+91 4865 231 587
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most trendy trekking

one of the best trekking area inside the deep forest area in side kerala,and not for childrens... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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I went to Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary. The Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary is located in the Western... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Idukki District, Munnar 685612, India
+91 4865 231 587
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Reviewed 6 days ago

one of the best trekking area inside the deep forest area in side kerala,and not for childrens below 13 yrs excellent

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went to Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary. The Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary is located in the Western Ghats and is a part of the Idukki District. This region is richly populated with a wide array of indigenous flora and fauna which makes it a trendy tourist destination....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited Most protected wildlife sanctuary in South India. Travel through dense forest of 10km is exciting and adventurous as most times animal crossing is very common and there are various packages offered by forest department and a watch tower and riverside trekking is also available....More

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Reviewed October 8, 2017

Serene environment. You need your own vehicle to enjoy this place as this is far from Munnar town. May be hire an auto / taxi if you are a backpacker. Enjoy the wildlife on foot after parking your vehicle. I saw monkeys, peacocks and nothing...More

Thank 351rajnishk
Reviewed October 5, 2017

It was very green may be we visited when it was raining and the season was the right one. We saw loads of butterflies and bees. Except monkeys we did not sight any other animals.

1  Thank TapasyaKaulRajaram
Reviewed September 26, 2017 via mobile

we went to visit chinnar wildlife with our taxi driver/guide. Chinnar wildlife is about 60km from Munnar Centre, which takes about 2 hours in the car. Chinnar wildlife park in it self is free from entrance fee. You only pay if you want to do...More

3  Thank Rogier K
Reviewed September 18, 2017 via mobile

This is a must visit place in my view. You need to take guide with you for any tour here in chinnar. Pre historical rock painting and the trek through forest is a good experience and the waterfall is really very good.

Thank abhik_fe
Reviewed August 17, 2017

I knew we would not be able to see any wildlife. Our interest was more in pre-historic rock paintings and burial sites. Also the four km trek. There are only a few dolmens within the reserve. The rock paintings have survived for thousands of years...More

Thank mayday1942
Reviewed August 2, 2017 via mobile

There is fee for entry. A guide will come with us. A watch tower is there and a tree house also. If you are lucky you can see wild animals. A rare species of tortoise is there. One more thing.. Beware of monkies. There is...More

Thank jinudev
Reviewed July 25, 2017

We paid the fees at a small office and didn't know exactly what to expect, because the place didn't look like a typical safari place. Soon, two guides in their official uniform came along with long sturdy bamboo sticks and asked us to follow. It...More

3  Thank karnika b
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devendra v
August 23, 2017|
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Response from southindian23 | Reviewed this property |
better dont
Karthik T
April 26, 2017|
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Response from ernakulamtraveller | Reviewed this property |
i am not sure. its very hot in may. so better avoid