Parambikulam Wildlife Sanctuary

Parambikulam Wildlife Sanctuary is located about 100 km from Palakkad/Coimbatore. The forest is very dense and has huge number of wildlife and bird life. The forest department organizes several activities that will interest any wildlife enthusiast. Be it trekking/hiking inside the forests, camping on tree houses in the middle of the forest, moonlight camping, jeep safaris and so on. The forest is very dense, and hence it is tough to spot wild animals. There may be an animal behind bush next to you, but you may not even realize!

Wild Boar

Spotted Deer

Flower and Bee

Lion Tailed Macaque

Trek route – Pass through the small river

Giant Monitor Lizard

Closer view of Monitor Lizard



At the banks of Parambikulam River


On Map

Where to stay?

  • Forest guest house, Parambikulam
  • Forest camps, Tree Houses, Parambikulam

Distance Chart

From Distance (in km)
Coimbatore 100
Kochi 200
Madurai 240
Mysore 300
Bangalore 450


2 responses to “Parambikulam Wildlife Sanctuary”

  1. George T. George says:

    Well written article and excellent snaps of the wildlife sanctuary. Keep it up.

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