Mathikettan Shola Rainforest trek

Summary

Trek through Mathikettan Shola National Park – get a unique opportunity to experience the biodiversity of the plants and animals endemic to the region

Reach Thondimala by 09.00 am. After a small warm up and a briefing we will start our trek towards Mathikettan Shola National Park, home to a wide variety of flora and fauna including the Malabar Giant Squirrel, gaur, sambar and elephants. Walk begins with Shola forest- High altitude rainforests which is known for its unique biodiversity of plants and animals. We will continue our walk through the plantations until we reach Shantanpara.

Highlights of the Trip

• Trek through Mathikettan Shola National Park

• Opportunity to sight the Malabar Giant Squirrel, Gaur, Sambar and Elephants

• Experience the Sholas- high altitude rainforests

• Walk through the spice plantations

What's Included

• Accompanying Guide and Forest Guard
• Entrance and Permissions to enter National Park
• Packed lunch
• Refreshment and mineral water while trekking

What's Not Included

• Pick up and drop to airport
• Tips to guide/driver

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