35 c-16 c
Best time to visit
October to March
The Neyyar reservoir is easily navigable and extends 9.06 sq. km. The vegetation differs from tropical wet evergreen to grasslands. The Agasthyakoodam hill, 1890 metres higher, lies within the premises from the sanctuary. Elephants, gaur, sloth bear, Nilgiri tahr, jungle cat, wild boar, Nilgiri langur etc. are observed. A crocodile rearing centre, deer farm and lion safari park will be the principal attractions.
Elephants, Gaur, Sloth Bear, Nilgiri Tahr, Jungle Cat, Wild Boar, Nilgiri Langur can be observed right here. This sanctuary includes a considerable all-natural vegetation cover. The diversity of its flora makes this sanctuary an perfect gene pool preserve
The way to attain there
The nearest airport is at Thiruvananthapuram (32 km absent) while the nearest railhead is also at Thiruvananthapuram.