The Sanctuary is accessible from Kochi (180 km) and Coimbatore (110 km) airports along main roads. The Munnar–Udumalpet road that passes through the Sanctuary for 16 km. roughly divides it into more or less equal portions. The nearest railway station in Kerala is Aluva (180km.) and in Tamil Nadu, Pollachi (60km.). The nearest town is Marayoor.
- Forest & Wildlife Department- Implementation of Contract System instead of Convenor System in Forest Department for the execution of forestry works – Sanction accorded-Orders issued.GO(Ms)No.26-2017
- The Grizzled Giant Squirrel (Ratufa Macroura) survey was carried out in the Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary
- Republic day 2017
- Inauguration of Grocery shop at Palapettykudi