Peppara Wildlife Sanctuary

Peppara Wildlife Sanctuary- History, Timings, Entry Fee, Attractions, Accommodation, Online Booking and How To reach.

Peppara Wildlife Sanctuary situated near Thiruvananthapuram towards Southern Kerala. It was established in the year1983.The Sanctuary boasts the tallest hill called Chemmunjimottai through which the Karamana river is originated. This sanctuary is named after the Peppara dam. The Peppara sanctuary is stretched to an area of 75 square kilometres which is covered with tropical moist evergreen forests and the Myristica swamps.

Along with diversified flora, the Peppara Wildlife sanctuary shows a wide range of faunal population, nearly 400 animal species including mammals, reptiles, birds, amphibians and some few fishes. The atmosphere of the Peppara wildlife sanctuary is pleasant and one can feel the beauty of nature with the natural music of the natures life.

Peppara Wildlife Sanctuary Entry Timings:

10 am to 6 pm

Peppara Wildlife Sanctuary Entry Fee :

Adults Rs 50 /-
Child (below 12 yrs) Rs 35 /-
Foreign Tourist Rs 150 /-
Camera Rs 20 /-
Video Camera Rs 150 /-
Heavy Vehicles Rs 50 /-
Light Vehicles Rs 150 /-

Attractions:

Trekking to Forest Area
Vazahuvanthole Water Falls
Kalarkad Water Falls
Bona Falls

How to Reach Peppara Wildlife Sanctuary

By Air:

Trivandrum International Airport (nearest)      – 42 km

By Train:

Trivandrum Railway Station (nearest)             – 40 km

By Road:

Trivandrum Bus Station (nearest)                  – 39 km

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