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Begur Wildlife Sanctuary, Wayanad

The Begur Wildlife Sanctuary is one among the several hidden gems of Wayanad district. The lush greenery and rare faunal species make it a must-visit destination. The Western Ghats form the perfect backdrop for a wonderful safari here. One can come across bear, bison, elephants, jungle cats, monkeys, panther, spotted deer, wild boars and packs of wild dogs here. Nature lovers will find many a picturesque picnic spot in this area, located about 20 km east of Mananthavady in Wayanad. It is a unique destination that is slowly gaining traction among our visitors.

Getting there

Nearest railway station: Thalassery in Kannur district is about 80 km from Mananthavady

Nearest airport: Calicut International Airport, about 106 km | Kannur International Airport, about 125 km

Geographical Information

Distance from district headquarters: 2000 m East direction.

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