: 42 Kms From Chennai, Tamil Nadu
: To Protect And Conserve The Endangered Reptiles
: 5,000 Species
Run By : Romulve Whittaker
This Crocodile Bank has been e]stablished with an aim to protected and conserve the endangered reptiles such as crocodiles, Alligators etc. Situated 14 kms from Mamallapuram, this Trust now houses more than six species of crocodiles.arrangements; 7. Authority: The wild life Warden, DMS Compound, Anna Salai, Chennai.
How To Get There
Air : Chennai (42-km) is the nearest airport with both domestic and international terminus. Chennai is connected with all the major places in India through the numerous domestic flights. International flights operate from various parts of the world to Chennai.
Rail : The nearest railway stations are Chengalpattu (29-km) and Chennai (42-km).
There are buses available from Pondicherry, Kanchipuram, Chengalpattu and Chennai to Mahabalipuram daily. The Crocodile Bank is on the way to Mahabalipuram. Tourists can also hire a taxi from Chennai or Mahabalipuram.
Where To Stay
Accommodation is available at the beach resorts and lodges in Mahabalipuram and at the luxurious and moderate class hotels in Chennai.