Visitor info

How to reach

The park is accessible from Kochi (Kerala) and Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu) Airports, which are located at about 148 km and 175 km respectively. Munnar, the nearest town (13 km) is well connected by roads from Kerala and Tamil Nadu.

The nearest Railway Station in Kerala is Alwaye (120 km) and Coimbatore (160 km) in Tamil Nadu.

The motorable roads inside the park includes the one that passes through the southern extremity, inside the tourism and awareness zone (Rajamala) to the Rajamala tea estate and the one in the Lakkom Muthuvakudy in the southern boundary which is connected to Lakkom in the Munnar – Udumalpet road by a road that passes through the tea estate owned by KDHP Company.

All other movements inside the park are on foot along trails and footpaths.

Entry time:  7:30 am – 4.00 pm

Entry Fee

Indian – 125/-     Children – 95/-      Foreign Nationals – 420/-        Ordinary Camera 45/-         Video Camera 335/-                        Reservation fee Rs 50/- (Reservation counter 9 am – 3 pm at Information centre, Munnar)

Closure Period

Eravikulam National Park : February  to March

(There is no closure period for Shola National Parks and Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary