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Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary

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Muthanga and Tholpetty, Kalpetta, India
+91 98470 30110
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Travellers talk about
“bison” (34 reviews)
“sambar deer” (6 reviews)
LOCATION
Muthanga and Tholpetty, Kalpetta, India
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+91 98470 30110
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"bison"
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"wildlife sanctuary"
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"sambar deer"
in 6 reviews
"spotted deer"
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"morning safari"
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"wild dogs"
in 9 reviews
"tamil nadu"
in 10 reviews
"national park"
in 7 reviews
"entry fee"
in 8 reviews
"tiger"
in 75 reviews
"luck"
in 47 reviews
"elephants"
in 222 reviews
"sanctuaries"
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"langurs"
in 15 reviews
"mudumalai"
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"wayanad"
in 73 reviews
"border"
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Definitely not worth with kids.. very difficult to find wild animals.. better to take them to mysore zoo..

Thank Harie R
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excited too see Indian elephants and if we were lucky, tigers, we got up at 5.30 to drive to the Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary. They let people in at two times a day(morning and afternoon). Prices(2 people in private Jeep): Entry: 700 INR Jeep: 2000 INR...More

Thank Margrethe B
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wildlife sanctuary are one of my favourite places to visit. This one has only 2 schedules 7 to 9am and 3 to 5pm. We went evening.. the ticket counter opens exactly at 3pm. So if you are going on peek season (winter), you may need...More

1  Thank Gowtham G
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed the trucking through forest which close to one and half an hour .Seen lots of animals in between our journey. Super forest guide, he explained each details and history of forest. Love it.

Thank Renson F
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place has one of the largest populations of wild elephants and tigers, and it's great that they are in a safe and controlled environment. But for guests it is not a good experience. It is quite expensive (for foreigners) and the things you can...More

Thank Harald N
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Safari drive was actually open, great green forests, and saw so many animals. But I think we saw more animals from our cottage in Jungle Retreat Wayanad

1  Thank PrasadM1x
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A travel by jeep into the reserve forest with the approval of the forest department. It is a matter of luck only if you can see some wild animals apart from deers.

Thank rajan17
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Tholpetty wildlife sanctuary offers Jeep safari where one can spot deer, elephant even sometimes tiger(only in hot season). The recommended visiting time will be early in the morning. Those who visits as first set have the high chance of spotting animals. Afterwards animals will move...More

Thank BalajiV27
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Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Great place to visit,even without wildlife Safari offered we could spot wild animals on the way. Spotting animals in Safari is mostly depends on your luck,but the odds bit high for early birds.Safari oi m the park is strictly in first come first serve basis....More

Thank Vishnu V
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

It is the same contagious forest that runs from Bandipur in Karanataka to Wayanad in Kerala. Lots of Elephants & Bison & Deer to be spotted here.

Thank vijayknagariya
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skg0009
25 June 2018|
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Response from Devika R | Reviewed this property |
Santosh, Wynad is known we stayed in Sultan Battery , KSTDC. Pune, is a lovely place but I have done birding only along PS Expressway. No idea on accomdation. Please search on Tripadvisor and read the reviews.
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ChayanikaMalik
26 September 2017|
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Response from ad0312 | Reviewed this property |
There are specifi timings for Forest entry. I suggest you can check the timings on your way to Vythiri (before you checkin). Passes are issued twice a day 6am and 2 pm. But please do check the timing. When you buy your entry... More
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MOHAMED I
1 August 2017|
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Response from SaadTowheed | Reviewed this property |
Rs 600 for the jeep and the guide. PLUS Rs 150 per head. Max 5 person per jeep
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