Location : About 30 km from Thrissur town, Thrissur
district, central Kerala.
Best time to visit : November to April.
The dense tropical forests of Chimmini shelter diverse
flora and fauna. The dam across the Chimmini river offers a breathtaking
view. This picturesque picnic spot is a favourite haunt of the people
The Chimmini Wildlife Sanctuary which was established
in 1984, lies contiguous with the Peechi - Vazhani sanctuary. The
sanctuary is endowed with scenic beauty beyond compare. Living here
in joyful abandon are Elephants, Sambars, Gaurs, Malabar Squirrels,
Sloth Bears etc.
Getting there :
Nearest railway station : Thrissur, about 30
Nearest airport : Cochin International Airport, about 58 km from