Tholpetty has wildlife Sanctuary 15 Km away from Mananthavady and is part of the Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary and Nilgiri Forest Reserve. The main attraction in this sanctuary is the watch tower near the lake and the night safari to observe the wild life coming to the lake. Majorly famous for the elephants the other species spotted are the Bisons, Tiger and Jungle cats.
Tholpetty Wildlife Sanctuary opens at from 6 to 8 in morning and then 3 to 5:30 in evening. Ticket cost is nominal with some extra charge for video camera.
Nearest Railway station is at Thalassery, about 60 km away.
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