Kerala wildlife tour encompasses a journey to the land of unmatched natural beauty and serenity that houses an exotic wildlife that entices almost every traveler. The state of Kerala houses a plethora of lush green environs, populated forests, placid climate as well as diversified range of wildlife. Dotted with numerous wildlife sanctuaries and national park, the state is one of the far-famed attractions among wildlife lovers from across the globe.
Most of the part of Kerala is populated with tropical rainforests that houses abundant flora and fauna, most of which beguiles travelers to this southern beauty. The forest covers the Western Ghats, which is one of the notable bio-diversity that is the abode of rare and endangered varieties of flora and fauna. Most of the forest cover is spread across the central, southern and northern regions of the state. Idukki and Pathanamthitta have largest area under forest cover that is counted amongst some of the notable attractions to visit during a holiday in Kerala.
The constant efforts of the state government have a very crucial role in the conservation of vegetation and wildlife of the state. The state is home to various national parks, wildlife sanctuaries, Bird sanctuaries and a famous tiger reserve. Some of the famous national parks are Silent Valley National Park, Paampadum Shola National Park, Mathikettaan Shola National Park and Aanamudi Shola National Park. The famous wildlife sanctuaries situated in the state are Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary, Idukki Wildlife Sanctuary, Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary, Neyyar Wildlife Sanctuary and so on. The state is also home to Periyar Tiger Reserve, one of the only tiger reserve in the state as well as bird sanctuaries like Kadalundi Bird Sanctuary, Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary and Thattekad Bird Sanctuary.
The fauna of the state comprises some rare and endangered wild life species such as Indian Bison, wild Elephant, Panther, Nilgiri tahr, Lion-Tailed Macaques, Spotted Deer, Giant Grizzled Squirrel, Hanuman Langur, Sloth Bear, to name a few. Additionally, some of the other species found here are Gaur, Wild Dogs, wild boar, Flying Squirrels, Leopards, Civet Cats, Wolves, etc. One can also find reptiles like Pythons, King Cobras, Cobras, lizards, Rat Snakes, Turtles etc.,
Bird watchers can bask a nice experience in Kerala and can catch hold of species like, darters, jungle fowl, hornbill, Peacock, cormorants, oriels, bulbuls, Ceylon frogmouth, parakeets, and many more. The state is also visited by numerous migratory birds each year.
Kerala wildlife tour packages are the best way to explore the rich vegetation of the state that comprises White Pine, Palai, Bamboo, Punnappa, Maravuri, Teak, Rosewood, Karimaruthi, Mazhukanjiram as well as coniferpodocarpus wallichianus. The forest also encompasses species of medicinal plants, orchids and flowering and non-flowering plants.
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