Wayanad - Ranganthittu
Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary: With its green highlands, lush valleys and cool climate, Wayanad is one of the most beautiful retreats of Kerala. Wayana
Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary: With its green highlands, lush valleys and cool climate, Wayanad is one of the most beautiful retreats of Kerala. Wayanad wildlife sanctuary is contiguous to the protected areas of Nagarhole and Bandipur of Karnataka on the north-east and Mudumalai of Tamilnadu on the south-east. Rich in biodiversity, the sanctuary is an integral part of the Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve. It is home to Tigers, Leopards, Sloth Bears, Wild Dogs, Jackals, and Indian Foxes besides the Gaur, Sambar, Spotted Dear, Indian Muntjac, Bonnet Macaque, Black-naped Hare, Wild Boar, and Giant Squirrel. Wayanad is a paradise for birdwatching. Ranganthittu Bird Sanctuary (Karnataka): This is a small bird Sanctuary on the Cauvery river just 11km from Mysore. This place gives an excellent opportunity for bird watching and photographing of nesting and feeding birds from close quarters. The main bird life includes the Painted Storks, River Terns, Asian Open bills, Pelicans, Egrets etc. The small 30 min boat ride on this river offers good opportunities to watch Marsh Crocodiles also.
Depart for Mysore @ 9:20 hrs by 12782 Swarna Jayanthi Exp.
Arrive Mysore at 05:05 hrs. Breakfast at Mysore. Depart for Wayanad by coach. Arrive Wayanad at 10:00 hrs. Evening trail / jeep ride. Stay @ Wayanad.
Morning and Evening trails / rides in Wayanad. Stay @ Wayanad.
Depart for Mysore by coach. Arrive Mysore and visit Ranganthittu Bird Sanctuary. Depart for Bangalore at 15:45 hrs by 16232 Mailaduturai Exp. Arrive Bangalore @ 18:45 hrs. Depart for Pune at 20:30 hrs by 11302 Udyan Exp.
Arrive Pune at 15:50 hrs.