Kerala is home to several exotic beaches, rich wildlife, emerald green forests, clear and tranquil backwaters, Ayurvedic centers, and much more. Kerala wildlife tours draw millions of tourists towards the national parks as well as wildlife sanctuaries every year. Wildlife lovers can visit this south Indian state to enjoy its rich Wildlife. Some of the must-visit destinations for wildlife fans and nature lovers are: You must definitely visit these destinations if you admire nature and love to watch animals in their natural habitat.

Idukki Wildlife Sanctuary

It is located 40 kilometers away from the Thodapuzha district, It is surrounded by the most visited wildlife sanctuary of Kerala. This exotic place supports a number of the fauna of which the main types are elephants, jungle cats, sambar deer, tigers, cobras, woodpeckers, jungle fowls, kingfishers, peafowl, and a number of poisonous & non-poisonous snakes.

Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary

Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary is ranged on the banks of the Vembanad Lake. It has mangrove forests, green paddy fields, and coconut groves. Blossoming lilies improve the excellence of the recreation area and draw in various people. Birds, the prime attraction of the park are large in number.

The local population of the birds includes Waterfowl, Cuckoo, Owls, Egrets, Herons Water Ducks, Parrots, Teal, Larks, Flycatchers, and Wood Beetle. The Siberian Cranes are broadly well known among the transient birds. For sightseers to the recreation area, it is cheering to see such countless types of birds together in a solitary outing.

Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary

This is the only one wildlife sanctuary in India where you will see wild animals by taking a boat cruise in a lake. It is situated in the Western Ghats spreading over an area of 777 sq km. If you are a bird watcher, this sanctuary will be a paradise for you since it homes 260 different varieties of birds. Some of the frequently spotted animals of this wild reserve are tigers, sloth bears, wild elephants, stripe-necked mongoose and wild boars to name a few.

Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary

This sanctuary is known as the home of a large variety of avifaunal species like crested serpent eagle, crested hawk eagle, malabar grey hornbill, red-wattled lapwings, king vulture and nightjars. It is a part of the Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve Some of the other wildlife attractions of this park are elephants, tigers, gaur, sloth, cheetal, leopards, jackals, dholes and otters. Besides animalsSome rare and beautiful species of butterfly like the leopard butterfly can also be spotted in Wayanad.

Eravikulam Wildlife Sanctuary

In this wildlife sanctuary you will be encounter with its roaring tiger, leopard, nilgiri tahr, gaur, lion-tailed macaque, atlas moth, Kerala laughing thrush, langur, sambhar, the white bellied shortwing and elephant. You would also get spotted with a variety of beautiful birds here such as Yellow-Throated Marten, Nilgiri Wood Pigeon, White Bellied Shortwing and Black-and-orange Flycatcher.

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