Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary

#4 of 7 things to do in Wayanad

Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary is located in the Wayanad district of Kerala.  It is an animal sanctuary and has four ranges, namely Sulthan Bathery, Muthanga, Kurichiat and Tholpetty. It is the second largest wildlife sanctuary in Kerala with a variety of wild animals like Indian bison, elephant, civet cats, jungle cats, monkeys, monitor lizards, deer, tiger etc and is also home to certain unusual birds. It is a home to some of the rare and endangered species. The forest consists of various floras like maruthi, karimaruthi, ventek, vengal, chadachi, bamboos etc. The wildlife sanctuary is now a part of Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve and was established in 1973. The best season to visit the sanctuary is from December- May.

Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary Photos