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Neyyar Wildlife Sanctuary

Sprawling over an area of 128 sq km, the Neyyar Dam and Wildlife Sanctuary is one of the most frequented and beautiful wildlife sanctuaries of Kerala. Tucked away in the southeast region of the Western Ghats, this Kerala wildlife sanctuary has vegetation from tropical wet evergreen forests to grasslands. It was notified as a wildlife sanctuary in 1958. It is the catchment area for the Neyyar River, Mullayar and Kallar. 1890 meters high Agasthyakoodam Peak and the Neyyar Reservoir of 9.06 sq km will make your Neyyar Wildlife Sanctuary tour more adventurous and full of fun.

The wooded forests and hills of the Neyyar Wildlife Sanctuary offer shelter to rich and diverse flora and fauna. Travel to Neyyar Wildlife sanctuary and get enchanted with its treasure trove of wildlife and nature's beauty. As you go deep on your safari tour to Neyyar wildlife Sanctuary with Kerala Travel Tourism, you can see Elephants, Nilgiri Tahrs (endangered mountain goats), Sambhars, Tigers, Gaur, Wild Boars, Jungle Cats, Indian Porcupines, Barking Dogs, Malabar Squirrels, Sloth Bears, Pythons, Cobras, Flying Snakes and many other mammals and reptiles.

On your Neyyar Wildlife Sanctuary tour, you can also spot diverse species of avifauna such as White-breasted Water Hen, King Fishers, Woodpeckers, Little Green Heron, Indian Cuckoos, Indian Hill Mynas, Mynas, Egrets, Little Cormorants, Gray Jungle Fowl, Darters and many more. The Neyyar Dam and Wildlife Sanctuary in Kerala is a treat to all wildlife enthusiasts, nature lovers and bird watchers.

On your Neyyar Wildlife Sanctuary Kerala tour, explore the Crocodile Farm, Lion Safari Park and Deer Farm. Visitors can indulge in boat riding on the picturesque Neyyar Lake. Adventure enthusiasts can enjoy trekking to Agastiar Peak on your Kerala wildlife sanctuary tour with Kerala travel Tourism. The best time to travel to Neyyar Dam and Wildlife Sanctuary in Kerala is in between the months of October to March.