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Madumalai National Park

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Madumalai National Park in Bandipur

The Mudumalai National Park and Wildlife Sanctuary also a declared tiger reserve, lies on the northwestern side of the Nilgiri Hills (Blue Mountains), in Nilgiri District. The sanctuary is divided into five ranges – Masinagudi, Thepakadu, Mudumalai, Kargudi and Nellakota.

The protected area is home to several endangered and vulnerable species including Indian elephant, Bengal tiger, gaur and Indian leopard. There are 48 tigers in the Nilgiri Reserve across which tigers are free to roam.

The Western Ghats Nilgiri Sub-Cluster of 6,000 square kilometres including all of Mudumalai National Park, is under consideration by the UNESCO World Heritage Committee for selection as a World Heritage Site.

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Karnataka, India
Time Needed:
4 hours
76.5323334°N, 11.5622819°E
Distance from Bandipur to Madumalai National Park
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Overall Rating:4

  '5' out of 5
"For NH67 Users : Drive slowly , No Horn , No Photography ,No Halting , Animals and Check posts everywhere ,No feeding of Animals, 08pm-06am(Ooty going People must avoid this hours) no vehicle is allowed (except KSRTC/SETC Buses). For National Park Lovers : Take Safari around the Park , Elephants and Deers are everywhere, You can find wild pigs, Peacocks and other animals on road side."
  '5' out of 5
"The real blessing of the nature You can see plenty of spotted deers and elephants You can also choose a drive through Masinagudi it is ideal for nature lovers It also the shorter way to Ootty Keep in mind that no heavy vehicles are allowed through this route"
  '4' out of 5
"Perfect for a holiday for nature loving people like us and so close to ooty. "
  '3' out of 5
"it was a good ride in a govt van we have seen elephants and deers... about 25mins travelling ... kids will love it... for adult some what ok..."
  '5' out of 5
"A great place to visit... Requires a full day though... Plan adequately.."

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Content of this page was last updated at Aug 28, 2016