Kothamangalam is the perfect base from which to visit the Thattekkad Bird Sanctuary. This sanctuary was discovered by the renowned ornithologist of India, Dr. Salim Ali and is named after him.

The sanctuary, nestled in evergreen forests, is noted for indigenous birds like the Malabar grey-hornbill. Rare birds like the Ceylon frogmoth and the rose-billed roller are also seen here.

What to see

Getting There

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