Mukurithi - Ooty Tourist spotLake 9:00 am to 5.30pm Above five years and below 12 years - Rs.10.00, Ad 20 Tips
Timing: Mon-Fri: (Except Tue): 9:00 am to 5:30 pm, Sat-Sun: 9:00 am to 5:30 pm
Fees: Rs 30 per Person (Adults), Rs 10 (Children from 5-12 yrs)
Camera Fees: Still camera Rs 50/- , Video Rs 100
Things to do: Spotting different animals and Birds.
Entry fees last updated on 11/29/2016
Mukurthi National Park
Mukurthi National Park is a protected area. Previously it was known as "Nilgiris Tahr National Park" . It is situated on a high raised ground at Nilgiris. The park is characterised by montance grassland and shrublands. It is a home to endangered wildlife, including royal Bengal Tiger and Asian Elephant. Its main mammal attraction is the Nilgiri Tahr. It is the India's first International Biosphere Reserve. There are also leopard, sambar deer, barking deer, small Indain civet, shrew, soft furred rat. There are also birds including threatened laughingthrush, whistling thrush, woodcock etc.., Predatory black-winged kite, kestrel etc., may see in the grasslands. This area is also home to the numerous flora. The main objective is to conserve the endangered shola grasslands ecosystem and its epedemic flora and fauna.