Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary

Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary

Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary

Ecotourism Programmes - Alampetty Zone
Marayoor Heritage Safari

Marayur is an amphitheatre surrounded by National Parks, Wildlife Sanctuaries, and Reserve forests. It has high uniqueness due to geographical, climatic and cultural richness. The presence of Muniyara) and shows the great archeological importance of this area. The and of Marayur are well known to the world. The of Muthuvans and Hill Pulayas are suigeneris by its own. The panoramic view of step cultivation lands of Marayur surrounded by huge mountains is mesmerizing. Marayur Heritage Safari explores all these enchanting uniqueness within few hours.

Visiting Places

  • Ezhuthala
  • Marayur Grammam
  • Megalithic Park
  • Anakottapara
  • Sugar Cane Farm
  • Kezhanthoor View point
  • Kolachavayal Tribal settlement
  • Bhramaram view point
  • Perumala Fruit orchard
  • Nachivayal Sandal Reserve

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Thoovanam Log house

Thoovanam log house near water falls

There is a solar electrified and fully equipped log house facing the water falls in the deep forests with all facilities for a comfortable stay. Reporting time at 3 pm at Alampetty eco-shop. Tariff: Rs.3000/- for two Indians and Rs 4000/- for two foreigner. Extra person Rs. 1000/-  Service of experienced field guides, watchers, cooks as well as complimentary food and refreshments are provided during stay.

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Jellimala Log house

Jellimala log house

There is a solar electrified and fully equipped log house  in the deep forests with all facilities for a comfortable stay. Reporting time at 2 pm at Alampetty eco-shop. Tariff: Rs.3000/- for two Indians and Rs 4000/- for two foreigner. Extra person Rs. 1000/-  Service of experienced field guides, watchers, cooks as well as complimentary food and refreshments are provided during stay.

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Squirrel house

Squirrel house

Reporting time at 2 pm at Alampetty eco-shop. Tariff: Rs.3000/- for two Indians and Rs 4000/- for two foreigner. Extra person Rs. 1000/-  Service of experienced field guides, watchers, cooks as well as complimentary food and refreshments are provided during stay.

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Contact

Address for communication

Asst.Wildlife Warden
Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary
Marayoor P O
Ph:04865252039
Email: [email protected] 

For enquiries and reservations

Forest Information Centre
Wildlife Warden’s Office, Munnar PO, Idukki Dist.
Kerala, India.
PIN:685 612
Tel: 91-4865-231587
Mob. 91 8301024187, 91 8547603199
E-mail:
[email protected]
[email protected]
 

Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary is a unique protected area located in the rain shadow region in the eastern slope of Western Ghats, adjoining Tamilnadu. The area is diverse in eco systems and rich in ethnic cultural heritage. It is a well known repository of medicinal plants and supports a healthy population of grizzled giant squirrel, star tortoise, tufted grey langur, gaur, spotted deer, slender loris, wild elephant, crocodile, tiger, leopard and many a birds, insects and plants. There is an Interpretation Centre at Karimutty, two eco shops, one each at Chinnar check post and Aalampetty, an amenity centre, inspection bunglow, dormitory and cafeteria/at Chinnar check post to cater to the needs of visitors.

Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary Full map

Trekking

Koottar River Side, Watch Tower, Churulipetty River Side& Thoovanam Water Falls Trekking

The guided trekking to the dry deciduous forests and through the riparian forest along the Chinnar river, visit to the archaeological remnants, the dolmens, and the sandal forests are all the more exciting. The luxurious waterfall, spreading over about 100 meters wide will steal the hearts of all. Bird and butterfly watching are added advantages. There are chances of wild life sighting on the way.

SL NO CATEGORY RATE NATIONAL PARK/ WILDLIFE SANCTUARY CHECK IN PLACE DURATION ATTARACTION
1 INDIAN 225 CHINNAR WILDLIFE SANCTUARY ALAMPETTY INFORMATION CENTER 2 & 3 hrs THOOVANAM WATER FALLS
FOREIGNERS 615 ROCK PAINTING, etc
2 INDIAN 225 CHINNAR WILDLIFE SANCTUARY CHINNAR FOREST CHECK POST, INFORMATION CENTER 3 hrs RIVER SIDE, WATCH TOWER
FOREIGNERS 615 WILDLIFE SIGHTING , etc
3 INDIAN 600 CHINNAR WILDLIFE SANCTUARY CHINNAR FOREST CHECK POST, INFORMATION CENTER 6hrs RIVER SIDE, WATCH TOWER
FOREIGNERS 1300 WILDLIFE SIGHTING , HARD TREKKING, etc
4 INDIAN 150 CHINNAR WILDLIFE SANCTUARY CHINNAR FOREST CHECK POST, INFORMATION CENTER 1 hrs RIVER SIDE, WATCH TOWER
FOREIGNERS 515 WILDLIFE SIGHTING  , SHORT TREKKING etc
Ecotourism Programmes - Chinnar Zone
Vasyappara Ethnic Mud House

Stay at ethnic hut built in tribal style at Vasiyappara. Trekking through the scrub forest and jungles leading to Vashyappara Ethnic hut near a swamp is a pleasant experience. Reporting time 3 Pm at Chinnar Check post. Tariff: Rs. 4000/-for  two Indians and 5000/- for two foreigner persons. Extra person  Rs. 1000/- for Indians Rs. 1500/- for   foreigner Service of experienced field guides, watchers, cooks as well as complimentary food and refreshments are provided during stay.

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Karakkad tree house

Tree top huts (machans) are built and furnished in a well protected manner at two sites and provide good ariel view of surrounding forests. Water and solar power is available. Reporting time before 2 pm at Chinnar check post. Tariff: Rs.3000/- for two Indians and Rs 4000/- for two foreigner. Extra person Rs. 1000/-  Service of experienced field guides, watchers, cooks as well as complimentary food and refreshments are provided during stay.

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Churulipetty Log House

Stay at fully equipped log house at Chinnar valley in the deep forests. The log house with forest ambiance can accommodate two people. Reporting time 2 pm at Chinnar check post. Tariff: Rs.3000/- for two Indians and Rs 4000/- for two foreigner. Extra person Rs. 1000/-  Service of experienced field guides, watchers, cooks as well as complimentary food and refreshments are provided during stay.

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Koottar Log House

Stay at fully equipped log house at Chinnar valley in the deep forests. The log house with forest ambiance can accommodate two people. Reporting time 2 pm at Chinnar check post. Tariff: Rs.3000/- for two Indians and Rs 4000/- for two foreigner. Extra person Rs. 1000/-  Service of experienced field guides, watchers, cooks as well as complimentary food and refreshments are provided during stay.

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Pambar Log House

Stay at fully equipped log house at Chinnar valley in the deep forests. The log house with forest ambiance can accommodate two people. Reporting time 2 pm at Chinnar check post. Tariff: Rs.3000/- for two Indians and Rs 4000/- for two foreigner. Extra person Rs. 1000/-  Service of experienced field guides, watchers, cooks as well as complimentary food and refreshments are provided during stay.

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