Staying in the lap of natural forests is now days possible through environment friendly eco-tourism. Shendurney Ecotourism is facilitating unforgettable jungle camping packages. The tourists can enjoy the scenic beauty of forests and landscapes, the feel of night inside the forests, bathing in the natural river streams and waterfalls. Above all, tourists will never forget the richness of biodiversity especially the wildlife sightings of mammals like elephants,guar etc. You may even come across a tiger or leopard if you are lucky.
Idimuzhangan is a unique camping site beside the Parappar reservoir. Tourists will definitely enjoy the boating to Idimuzhangan amidst of the richest virgin evergreen forests of Shendurney Wildlife Sanctuary. The main attraction of this package is the boating in Parappar reservoir on the way to the Idimuzhangan camp shed. After a day’s stay in Idimuzhangan, tourists can prefer either boating or trekking to return back to the information centre at Thenmala. One cook, guide and a staff will accompany the team of tourists. A maximum of 6 people are accommodated at a time in this camp shed.
Jungle Camping Includes:
- Accommodation for 1 night/ 2 days
- All Meals • Tea/ Coffee
- Boating / Jeep Safari
- Trekking (Optional)
- Bird Watching (Optional)
- Natural Spa in streams
- Service of Guides
Rockwood is another heaven in the lap of Shendurney Wildlife Sanctuary. Nobody will forget their stay at Rockwood. The visitors obtain an opportunity to trek through the semi evergreen, evergreen patches of forests along the side of the streams. There is a great chance of encountering some of the wildlife of Shendurney such as Lion Tailed Macaque, Sloth Bear, Elephants, Guar, Nilgiri langur etc. Tourists are provided with A/C Thar vehicle for reaching the Rockwood camp shed situated deep inside the forests.
Kurumthotti Top Hut
Kurumthotti top hut, located in calm and serene location within the forests of Shendurney Sanctuary is a perfect retreat for nature loving couples.
It is a top hut, only accommodates 2-3 people at a time. Especially this is an attractive site for honeymoon couples. This package offers a great chance to see the wildlife from the top of the hut and can feel the wilderness at night.
You will be awakened by the chirping of the birds in the morning. The tourists reporting at the Thenmala Information centre are taken to the site in an A/C Thar jeep. Staffs including cook, guide, protection watchers etc will also accompany the team.
After one day stay in this tree top, the tourists can come back by enjoying a 1 km trekking through the magnificient forests of Shendurney and boating in the Parappar reservoir.
Spa ‘N’ Pallivasal @ Rosemala
This is an unique place in the beautiful landscape of Rosemala. The campers should prepare to be mesmerised by picture perfect views of the sanctuary along with the joy of a natural spa in the stream of Pallivasal.
Tourists are welcomed at the Thenmala Information Centre of Shendurney Ecotourism and provided an A/C Thar jeep for their one hour journey through the jungle towards the beautiful Pallivasal camp shed.
This camping place is adequately safeguarded using the elephant proof trenches and solar power fencing. So tourists can spend their time in the courtyard by watching the animal sightings. This package also includes trekking to a small water fall through the forest area where “Arogyapacha” plants grows naturally in large patches.
For one day camping, full vegetarian food will be provided with ensured taste and quality. The rare attraction of this place is the view of Parappar reservoir from the watch tower point at Rosemala.
Lake view ‘n’ Kalamkunnu
It is the nearest camping destination with full comforts of air conditioned rooms. The magnificent view of Parappar reservoir is a treat to the tourists. The tourists can enjoy the night in the comforts of luxury in the wild. Up to 20 numbers of tourists can be accommodated here with vegetarian food and transportation from Thenmala to the camping site. You can’t forget the calm, cool and breezy night at the lake view for a long time.