Tamilnadu Famous National Parks and Zoos

Tamilnadu National Parks Zoos

National Parks in Tamilnadu

  • Indira Gandhi National Park – Anamalai Coimbatore District
  • Mudumalai Wildlife Sanctuary and National Park – Nilgiris District
  • Mukurthi National Park – Nilgiris District
  • Guindy National Park – Chennai District
  • Gulf of Mannar  Marine National Park – Thoothukudi District

Tiger Reserves in Tamilnadu

  • Kalakkad Mundanthurai Tiger Reserve – Tirunelveli District
  • Anamalai Tiger Reserve – Coimbatore District
  • Mudumalai Tiger Reserve – Nilgiris District

Crocodile Park in Tamilnadu

  • Amaravathi Sagar Crocodile Farm
  • Sathanur Dam Crocodile Park
  • Hogenakkal Crocodile Farm

Zoos in Tamilnadu

  • Arignar Anna Zoological Park – Vandalur – Chennai
  • Mudumalai Wildlife Sanctuary and National Park – Nilgiris District
  • Kodiyakarai Wildlife Sanctuary  - Nagapattinam District
  • Shenbagathoppu Grizzled Squirrel Wildlife Sanctuary  - Virudhunagar District
  • Vallanadu Wildlife Sanctuary – Thoothukudi District
  • Kanyakumari  Wildlife Sanctuary – Kanyakumari District
  • Kalakkad Mundanthurai Tiger Reserve – Tirunelveli District

Biosphere Reserves in Tamilnadu

  • Gulf of Mannar Biosphere Reserves  (founded in 1986)
  • Nilgiris Biosphere Reserves, Niligiri Hills (founded in 1989)
  • The Agasthyamala Biosphere Reserve  (founded in 2001)

Bird Sanctuary

  • Pulicat Lake Bird Sanctuary - Thiruvallur district
  • Vedanthangal Bird Sanctuary - Kanchipuram district
  • Karikili Bird sanctuary - Kanchipuram district
  • Karaivetti bird sanctuary - Perambalur district
  • Udayamarthandapuram Bird Sanctuary - Thiruvallur district
  • Vaduvoor bird sanctuary – Tanjore District
  • Chitrangudi bird sanctuary – Ramanathapuram District
  • Koonthankulam bird sanctuary - Tirunelveli District
  • Vellode Bird Sanctuary – Erode District
  • Melaselvanoor, Keelaselvanoor Bird Sanctuary - Ramanathapuram District
  • Vettangudi Bird Sanctuary - Sivagangai district