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Aralam Wildlife Sanctuary

 Aralam Wildlife Sanctuary

 

Wildlife Sanctuaries in Kerala

 Aralam Wildlife Sanctuary
 Chimmini Wildlife Sanctuary
 Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary
 Eravikulam National Park
 Idukki Wildlife Sanctuary

 Neyyar Wildlife Sanctuary
 Parambikulam Wildlife Sanctuary
 Peppara Widlife Sanctuary
 Periyar National Park
 Shendruny Wildlife Sanctuary
 Silent Valley National Park
 Thattekkad Bird Sanctuary
 Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary

Aralam Wildlife Sanctuary Facts
Latitude and Longitude:
11 degree 50' - 11 degree 52' North and 75 degree 49' - 75 degree 57' East
Area: 55 square kms.
Temperature: 21 to 40 degrees Celsius in the foothills, 8 to 25 degrees Celsius in the highest reaches
Rainfall: 3000 mm
Altitude: 50 m to 1145 m above sea level
Tourist season: September to November, December to April

Aralam Wildlfe Sanctuary Kerala

 

Information about Aralam Wildlife Sanctuary
Aralam Wildlife Sanctuary is located next to the Central state Farm at Aralam in the Kannur district in Kerala. The Aralam Wildlife Sanctuary was established in 1984. The Aralam Wildlife Sanctuary covers an area of 55 square kms. The highest point is the Katti Betta peak in the Aralam Wildlife Sanctuary.

Vegetation in the Aralam Wildlife Sanctuary

The vegetation in the Aralam Wildlife Sanctuary consists of coast tropical evergreen forest and west coast semi evergreen forest. There are about 490 hectares of teak and eucalyptus plantations within the forest area.

Wildlife Attractions in the Aralam Wildlife Sanctuary
The major wildlife animals found in in the Aralam Wildlife Sanctuary are the Elephant, Bison, Sambar, Deer, Boar, Sloth Bear, Leopard, Jungle Cat and different types of squirrel.

How to reach Aralam Wildlife Sanctuary

By Air:

The nearest airport is located at Kozhikode which is about 113 kms from Irutty.

By Rail:

The nearest railway station is located at Thalasseri, about 45 kms.

By Road:

The Aralam Wildlife Sanctuary can be easily reached from Thalasseri, Kannur.

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