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Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary

#11 of 30 things to do in Kalpetta Features Animals
Muthanga and Tholpetty, Kalpetta, India
+91 98470 30110
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“wild animals” (33 reviews)
“night safari” (8 reviews)
“spotted deer” (16 reviews)
Muthanga and Tholpetty, Kalpetta, India
+91 98470 30110

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not a value for money. Jips were noisy and we couldn't spot even deers also.Not recommended for those who had already traveled through the Bandipur forest.

Thank Tanusree C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On our way to Wayanad from Coimbatore we entered through Karnataka. Crossing two wild life sanctuaries on the Karnatak side ( Muthanga sancturay) and wayadad sancturay ( on Kerala side) a stretch of almost 30 kms was very interesting. We could see elephants ( few)...More

Thank Radhakrishnan R
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Since it was Sunday morning there was a long queue at the starting point of Tholpetty safari. The Jeep and tickets for the safari came up to 1300 or so for 5 of us. Reached at the counter at 6:45 and got out only by...More

1  Thank Krishna R
Reviewed 3 June 2017

This sanctuary is bordered with Nagarhole & Bandipur in Karnataka and Mudumalai in Tamilnadu and spread around of 350 sq km.The sanctuary is divided into two ranges Tholpetty and Muthanga. To visit sanctuary you can go to either Tholpetty or Muthanga.The forest department has arranged...More

1  Thank GES_TRIPS
Reviewed 25 May 2017

We had planned two drives here but were told to only other with one y our homestay owners as its better to go out first thing in the morning. We arrived before 7 am to get in the queue for the first jeep out so...More

3  Thank indiajo
Reviewed 24 May 2017

It is a nice place full of greenery.. lots and lots of butterflies are flying.. You must go in early morning.. to get full worth of this place.. We had seen deer , elephants..

Thank bhatnagar_g
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Superb ride Sunday funday wid friends πŸ‘¬πŸ‘¬ elephant 🐘 spotted nd cluster of deer 🦌🦌🦌 Nature love ❀️ nd scenic..!!πŸ˜‰πŸ‘ŒπŸ‘Œ

1  Thank Ulfath H
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We expected to see a few animals, as per that suggested by the guide, however all we saw were dears and monkeys. The path that led us in was beautiful and green.

1  Thank Nikki S
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

We heard that it is a very good places to visit in wayanadu. We reached there 5 in the morning bcoz of only 40 jeeps are allowed in to the sanctuary.Like us there were plenty people waiting for the ticket from the morning.the counter opened...More

1  Thank naresh7989
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Two times in a day: stand in queue at 7 am or at 1.30 pm. Additional Rs.600/- for jeep ride. you'll see elephants for sure and other animals by luck!

1  Thank krssriram
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Ananthu s
18 July 2017|
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Response from GES_TRIPS | Reviewed this property |
i hope i will be open in October and good time to visit. Jeep safari can not be assured and it depend on a particular day. but you can trek with guide. you can check Wayanad WLS website's eco tourism page for more details... More
Anna F
10 June 2017|
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Response from GES_TRIPS | Reviewed this property |
I hope it will be open to public and good time to visit. They closed for a month in March this year as preventive measure.Also you can contact Sanctuary before planning your visit.
1 May 2017|
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Response from LisaMitra | Reviewed this property |
I can't tell as I was there in February. I would suggest to send an email to the owner and ask what the situation is like at the moment