Eravikulam National Park
Eravikulam National Park is one of Kerala’s finest Wildlife reserves and its excellent location, nearly 16km from Munnar, makes it an unforgettable experience for any Lover of the outdoors. The park, a spread of 97km across Rajamalai Hills, is a combination of grassland and shola forests. The Atlas moth, the largest of its kind in the world, is a unique inhabitant of the park. Other rare species of fauna found here are the Nilgiri Langur, the Iion tailed Macaque, Leopards, Tigers, etc.
An Ideal place for Trekking, facilities are provided here and Tourists are allowed to go on Foot up to Anamudi. A protected area, the sanctuary is divided into three regions – the core area, the buffer area and the Tourism area. Visitors are allowed only to the tourism area – Rajamalai – the region lying beyond the road entry into Eravikulam. Here one can observe the Nilgiri Tahr at close quarters
Visiting Hours: 7am to 6pm.