Wildlife of South India - 24 Days
Places to Visit:
CHENNAI - MAHABALIPURAM - TRICHY - COIMBATORE - MUNNAR
- PERIYAR - ALLEPPEY - KUMARAKOM - COCHIN - CALICUT - WAYANAD - MANANTHAVADY
- WAYANAD - MUDUMALAI - BANDIPUR - NAGARHOLE - MYSORE - BANGALORE
01 ARRIVE CHENNAI
Arr: Chennai By Air
Welcome/Assistance at the airport and transfer to hotel.
DAY 02 CHENNAI
Visit to Guindy National Park, Sanctuary for spotted dear and snake park.
DAY 03 CHENNAI/MAHABALIPURAM
Drive to Mahabalipuram.
Dep: Chennai By Car
En-route visit Vedanthangal Bird Sanctuary.
Overnight at Forest Department Guest House at Vedanthangal OR at Mahabalipuram.
DAY 04 MAHABALIPURAM
Morning half day local sightseeing tour. Visit Rock cut Mandapams, Shore Temples
etc. Rest of the day free and overnight stay.
DAY 05 MAHABALIPURAM/TRICHY
drive to Trichy.
Dep: Mahabalipuram By Car
En-route visit Chidambaram and Tanjore.
Overnight stay in Trichy.
DAY 06 TRICHY/COIMBATORE
Morning drive to Coimbatore.
Dep: Trichy By Car
Afternoon visit Annamalai Wildlife Sanctuary. Overnight stay at hotel.
DAY 07 COIMBATORE
Morning visit Annamalai Wildlife Sanctuary. Afternoon half day local sightseeing
tour. Overnight stay at hotel.
DAY 08 COIMBATORE/MUNNAR
- Eravikulam National Park
Morning drive to Munnar.
Dep: Coimbatore By Car
Afternoon visit Eravikulam National Park - just 4 kms. from Munnar. It has the
largest population of Nilgiri Tahr existing in the world now. A rich and varied
variety of flora can also be seen here. The rare species popularly known as
Neelakurinji grows here. Overnight at hotel.
DAY 09 MUNNAR/Chinnar
Wildlife Sanctuary & Eravikulam National Park
Morning visit Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary - the santuary established in 1984,
is home for wide range of wildlife species. Just 70 kms from Munnar. Overnight
stay at hotel.
Morning drive to Periyar.
Dep: Munnar By Car
Direct transfer to hotel. There are more than 200 varieties of birds in the
region. Key avifauna include large falcon, gray jungle fowl etc. Rest of the
day free and overnight at hotel.
DAY 11 PERIYAR
Early morning cruise at Lake Periyar. A large variety of birds, elephants, monkeys,
deer etc.. can be spotted. Later visit a spice plantation. Rest of the day at
leisure/shopping and overnight at hotel.
DAY 12 PERIYAR/ALLEPPEY
Leave for Alleppey to board House Boat.
Dep: Periyar By Car
Connect boat cruise. Overnight on board.
DAY 13 ARRIVE KUMARAKOM
Assistance and transfer to hotel. Afternoon visit the beautiful bird sanctuary.
The sanctuary set on the eastern bank of Vembanad Lake extends over 14 acres
of lush greenery and blue waters. The birds seen here include water fawl, cuckoo,
owl, ducks and migratory birds like Siberian storks. Overnight.
Arrive Kumarakom and drive to Cochin. Afternoon half day sightseeing tour of
Cochin. Overnight stay at hotel.
DAY 15 COCHIN/CALICUT
Morning drive to Calicut.
Dep: Cochin By Car
Afternoon half day sighstseeing tour. Overnight stay at hotel.
DAY 16 CALICUT/WAYANAD
Morning drive to Wayanad.
Dep: Calicut By Car
Visit Muthanga Wildlife Sanctuary. Overnight at hotel.
DAY 17 WAYANAD/MUDUMALAI
Morning drive to Mudumalai.
Dep: Wayanad By Car
Its one of the major wildlife sanctuary and national park of the state, Tamilnadu.
Afternoon visit the park. Overnight stay at hotel.
DAY 18 MUDUMALAI
DAY 19 MUDUMALAI/BANDIPUR
Morning drive to Bandipur.
Dep: Mudumalai By Car
Afternoon visit Bandipur Wildlife Sanctuary. Overnight at hotel.
DAY 20 BANDIPUR/NAGARHOLE
Morning drive to Nagarhole Wildlife Sanctuary.
Dep: Bandipur By Car
Transfer to hotel.
DAY 21 NAGARHOLE
DAY 22 NAGARHOLE/MYSORE
DAY 23 MYSORE/BANGALORE
DAY 24 BANGALORE/MUMBAI OR CHENNAI
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