Keyword
Match



Adventure & Wildlife

Anamalai Wildlife ...
Point Calimere Wildlife ...
Crocodile Bank
Guindy National Park
Kalakadu Wildlife ...
Kunthakulam Bird Sanctury
Mudumalai Wildlife ...
Mukkurthi National Park
Mundanthurai Tiger ...
Gulf Of Mannar Marine ...
More Info...
Region
East India
West India
North India
South India
Central India
Adventure Wildlife
Beaches
Historical
Spiritual
Deccan Odyssey
Fairy Queen Train
Palace on Wheels
The Royal Orient
World Time
Train Schedule
Currency Info
Distance Calculator
Indian Railway Reservation
Weather Report
STD Code
ISD Code
FAQ
Tips
Packing List
Must Explore
How to reach India
Travel risks
Foreign embassies in India
Indian embassies in Foreign
Facts about India
Visa & passport
Home>>South India>>Tamil Nadu>>Adventure-Wildlife>>Mukkurthi National Park

Mukkurthi National Park

Mukkurthi National Park (40 kms.from Udhagamandalam)

Mukkurthi National Park, Travel to Mukkurthi National Park, Animals wildlife and heritage of Tamilnadu, Wildlife SanctuarySituated on the high altitude of the Nilgiris, comprising rolling downs interspersed with temperate sholas, this park of Nilgiri Bio- sphere reserve is situated 40 kms. from Udhagamandalam.

It contains a viable population of Nilgiri Thar (Hamitragus - hilocrius), Sambar, Barking deer, Nilgiri marten and otter jungle cat, jackal, etc.Avifauna consists of hillbirds viz. Laughing and whistling thrushes, woodcock, wild pigeon and black eagle, Butterflies with Himalayan affinity like the Blue Admiral, Indian Red Admiral, Indian Fritillary, Indian Cabbage white, Hedge blues and rainbow trouts can also be seen.Trekking routes exist from Parson valley, Pykara etc.

Trout Fishing is optional in the rivers and lakes of Mukurthi. Permission from Asst. director, Fisheries Department, Udhagai, must be obtained in advance for fishing.

 

 More Wildlife in Tamilnadu

>> Anamalai Wildlife Sanctuary

>> Point Calimere Wildlife ...

>> Crocodile Bank

>> Guindy National Park

>> Kalakadu Wildlife Sanctuary

>> Kunthakulam Bird Sanctury

>> Mudumalai Wildlife Sanctuary ...

>> Mukkurthi National Park

>> Mundanthurai Tiger Sanctuary

>> Gulf Of Mannar Marine ...

>> Snake Park

>> Srivilliputhur Grizzled ...

>> Vedanthangal Bird Sanctuary

>> Viralimalai Sanctuary

>> Zoo

>> Calimere Wildlife Sanctuary

 

More Information About Tamilnadu

 
>> City >> Cuisine >> Arts and Crafts >> Fairs and Festivals
 

 

Comments for Mukkurthi National Park

 
 
 
 

User Gallery for this Page

 
View All Images for this Page (0)
 

Please login to add comments or upload Images

 
Email : Password :

 

 
 

East India  |  West India  |  North India  |  South India  |  Central India  |   By State  Theme tour  |   Rail tour  |  Travel Links  |  Site Map Contact us