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JUNGLE CAMPING AND WALKING SAFARIS

We offer jungle camps inside protected forest in wildlife zone. Jungle camps help to experience and enjoy wildlife in close quarters. A day inside jungle surrounded by wildlife peeping through the windows and bushes, listening to their alarm and curtsey, walk through the forest to observe the miracles of nature. We offer English speaking naturalist guided jungle camps and walking safaris in Chinnar Wildlife sanctuaries, Pampadumchola National Park, Periyar Tiger Reserve, Mathikettanchola National Park, Chimmony Wildlife Sanctuary, Thattekad Birds Sanctuary etc.

4 DAYS -PAMPADUMCHOLA(MUNNAR) NATIONAL PARK- CHINNAR WILDLIFE SANCTUARY-

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Pampadumchola National Park and Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary are located in Munnar region. Pampadumchola NP is in its south east corner at 2000MSL , where as Chinnar is in leeward of the mountains at 500MSL in its North East. Drastic altitude variation of the mountains separated these adjourned forests area with different climatic conditions. Chinnar is an open savannah type of tropical dry deciduous where as Pampadumchola is mountain cloud forest. The lowest temperature in Shola is -3 dc (Jan.) where as in Chinnar is 15dc. These variations within a span of 50kms offer different life forms.

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2 DAYS PAMPADUMCHOLA NATIONAL PARK CAMP

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Shola National Parks are a protected unique eco-system existing in Western Ghats , facing mass degradation. Described and ‘tropical temporate forest ‘ these southern hill top forest are home for many restricted species of flora and fauna. Pampadumchola , located 40kms South- East of Munnar offers jungle camping and trekking in Montane forest. It is a cloud forest with thick evergreen canopy. It is a natural habitat of Nilgiri langur, Nilgiri Marten, Brown mangoes, Brown palm civet, dusky squirrel, stripe necked mangoes etc like endemic mammals. Most of the endemic mountain birds of Western Ghats like Nilgiri blue fly catcher, black and orange fly catcher, squire tailed bulbul, Kerala laughing thrush , Nilgiri wood pigeon etc are living here. Wild gaur, leopard, Sambar , mouse deer etc are the other resident mammals, where as Tiger , elephants, sloth bear etc are seasonal migrants.

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2-4 DAYS CHINNAR JUNGLE CAMP

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Wildlife of Chinnar is composed of residents, seasonal migrants and restricted species . Major mammal species are Elephants, gaur, Leopard, wild dogs, potted deer, sambar, barking deer, Macaque , wild boar etc. Grizzled giant squirrel, tufted langur etc are restricted species of South Western Ghats. Drastic altitude variations in a short distance provide high diversity of birds species. Apart from endemic shola birds, the forest is the home for many Deccan endemics and migrants which are unusual in other parts of Kerala, including blue faced malkoha, sirkir malkoha , yellow throated bulbul, grey headed bulbul etc. It is the only natural habitat of starred tortoise in Kerala. It is a heaven for aromatic plants and herbs.

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2 DAYS MATHIKETTANCHOLA NP CAMP

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Mathikettanchola National Park : Mathikettanchola National Park is located about 45kms south of Munnar. It is a southern hilltop forest with excellent biodiversity. Once these forest was under Cannabis mafia, which is reclaimed by the government recently. The abrupt end of mountains in its leeward to Theni plains offers amazing landscapes. The forest is home for many species of flora and fauna of Shola forests.

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2 DAYS CHIMMONY WILDLIFE SANCTAURY

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Chimmony Wildlife Sanctuary is located in the west coast, 80 kms north of Cochin. These West Coast Tropical rainforest is a beautiful stretch of rainforest extending to north, south and east of Anamalais. Choimmny lake , formed after the construction of a Dam, offers excellent riparian rainforests.

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