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Anamudi

Anamudi, the 2,695-m high mountain which stands tall in the Eravikulam National Park is the pride of Kerala. It is the highest point in India outside the Himalayan Mountain Ranges. Anamudi, together with the Eravikulam Park, is home to one of the largest surviving populations of Asian elephants, Gaurs and the Nilgiri Tahrs. The mountain, covered with evergreen forests and inhabited by endemic flora and fauna and a vibrant avian life, is a paradise in the wild. The green forest is also the source of some large and scenic rivers in Kerala and the nearby State of Tamil Nadu. Take a trek to the top of the mountain and know how it would feel when you are above every human in South India !

Those who wish to trek should take permission from the Eravikulam National Park authorities. It is also recommended to contact the authorities for details on trekking and weather.

Contact for permission:
Forest Information Centre
Wildlife Warden's Office
Munnar PO, Idukki
Kerala, India - 685 612
Tel: +91 4865 231587
E-mail: roywlw@eravikulam.org

Other contact addresses:
The Wild life Warden,
Munnar Wildlife Division,
Munnar
Tel: +91 4865 231587

District Tourism Promotion Council Information Centre
Old Munnar Road
Idukki- 685 612
Tel: +91 4865 231 516
E-mail: munnardtpc@sancharnet.in
www.munnartourism.com

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