Mudumalai Wildlife Sanctuary Tour Packages
At this moment we don't have any specific Tour package for Mudumalai Sanctuary, but our representative would be happy to assist you if you are planning to visit Mudumalai Wildlife Sanctuary you can contact us with your query on the given phone numbers / email.
Tel + 91- 120 - 40526011 - 98 (88 hunting lines are available)
(24 hrs helpline) + 91 - 9212777223 / 24 / 25
Wildlife in Mudumalai Wildlife Sanctuary
The Main animals at Mudumalai Wildlife Sanctuary includes the Gray langur (Semnopithecus priam) and the Bonnet Macaque (Macaca radiata). There are good number of Tigers (Panthera tigris) in mudumalai forest area, whereas the Leopard (P. pardus) is most often seen in the Kargudi area. Other carnivores include the Dhole Cuon alpinus), the Striped Hyena (Hyaena hyaena), the Golden Jackal (Canis aureus) and the Sloth Bear (Melursus ursinus) . The Asian Elephant (Elephas maximus) population totals several hundred animals. Ungulates include the Gaur (Bos gaurus) the Sambar Deer(Cervus unicolor), the Chital (Axis axis), Indian Muntjac (Muntiacus muntjak), the Indian Spotted Chevrotain (Moschiola meminna), and the Wild Boar (Sus scrofa). Rodents include the Indian Giant Squirrel (Ratufa indica maxima) and the Red Giant Flying Squirrel (Petaurista petaurista).
Mudumalai Wildlife sanctuary has rich bird life. Regional endemics include Malabar trogon Harpactes fasciatus and Malabar grey hornbill Tockus griseus. Predatory birds include crested hawk-eagle Spizaetus cirrhatus and crested serpent eagle Spilornis cheela. It also holds the isolated southern population of the Striped Tit-babbler Macronous gularis.
Commonly observed reptiles at mudumalai wildlife sanctuary are monitor lizard Varanus bengalensis.
Mudumalai Wildlife Sanctuary Travel Information
Area : Madumalai 32,155 hectares.
Established : Madumalai, 1940 as a sanctuary.
Nearest Attractions : Ooty (64km) and Coimbatore (160km).
Major Accesses : Coimbatore, Bangalore.
Languages : Tamil, English
Altitude : 350-1,266 m above sea level
Temperature : Maximum Temperature 24.30°C
Minimum Temperature 4.80°C
Time to Visit : June to September and October to December
STD Code : 0423 (Ooty)
How to Reach :
Air : The nearest airport is at Coimbatore, 160-km away.
Rail : The sanctuary is located at a distance of 65-km from Udhagamandalam railway station and 95-km from Mysore station.
Road : Gudalur (16-km) is the nearest town to the sanctuary, which is situated along the Udhagamandalam - Mysore highway. This sanctuary could be reached from Mysore as well. There are regular buses from Udhagamandalam, Mysore and the neighbouring towns to the sanctuary.