Location : About 20 km east of Mananthavady, Wayanad
district, north Kerala
The district of Wayanad lies on an elevated picturesque
mountainous plateau in the Western Ghats. Historians are of the opinion
that organised human life existed in these parts of Kerala at least
ten centuries before Christ.
In this virgin
land, which has not seen much human habitation later, is the Begur
Wildlife Sanctuary. The forests here are amongst the most beautiful
locales of Kerala. The region has a wealth of diverse species of
plants and animals and is of great interest to nature lovers.
Nearest railway station : Thalassery in Kannur district
is about 80 km from Mananthavady.
Nearest airport : Karipur International Airport, Kozhikode about