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Mudumalai National Park

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Mudumalai National Park abouts the Bandipur National Park in India. Mudumalai is in Tamil Nadu.

Understand

History

Landscape

Flora and fauna

There are a variety of flora and fauna. Few of the snaps are being added.

Deers strolling along the road
Peahen

Climate

Climate is pretty much similar to Ooty

Get in

The nearest city is Gudalur

  • Mudumalai is accessible via the NH - 67
    • 100 km from Mysore
    • 39 km from Ooty
    • 3 km from Gudalur

Fees/Permits

Get around

Its good to have your own vehicle. and other choices are to get a four wheel for hire

See

Visit Needle rock view point, frog hill view point, chandanamalai temple and spices gardens, genepool garden, nature trek, enjoy the panoramic sceneries.

Do

You can go for an elephant safari there and also have a jungle safari organised by the forest department

You can volunteer at local animal welfare charity IPAN, staying at their project or nearby in Masinagudi town [1].

Buy

Spices, tea dust, coffee powder, handicrafts Hill products, honey, Eucalyptus oils Jackfruit, mango

Eat

For a pure vegetarian people, there are some problem.

Drink

Sleep

  • Greenwoods Nature Camp (Greenwoods Nature Camp - Offers Quality and Affordable accomodation, Jeep Safari, Camp Fire, Trekking), Thorapally, Mudmalai (2.5 Kms off Ooty Mysore Highway), 9620401689 (), [2]. checkin: 11:30AM; checkout: 11:00AM. Rs.750 to Rs.2500.
  • Jungle Home, Mudumalai Border, Thorapally, Gudalur Road (10 KM from Mudumalai forest office, on the gudalur road), 080 4123 0008 , 09448485160 (), [3]. checkin: noon; checkout: 11AM. Rs 600 to 1500 per person including all three meals and accomdation.
  • Jungle Bungalows, Mavanalla , Masinagudi, Mudumalai, Nilgiirs Tamilnadu, +91-8431877377 (), [4]. checkin: Noon; checkout: 11AM. All the bungalows have an en-suite bathroom. There is a kitchenette, common living room and verand INR1500 to INR 14500. (11.562,76.686)

Rockgardens holiday resorts, mudumalai ,[5]

Camping

Backcountry

Stay safe

Bull elephants are a problem around Masinagudi. So be carefull when trekking around.

Get out

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