kalakad mundanthurai Tiger Reserve

Kalakkad Mundanthurai Tiger Reserve is situated in Kanyakumari district of Tamil Nadu.

In the year 1988 Kalakkad Mundanthurai Tiger Reserve was created.

150 endemic plants, 33 fish, 37 amphibians, 81 reptiles, 273 birds and 77 mammal species are recorded here.

Tiger population is 16 to 18 as per 2018 survey. Other than that, leopards, elephants, Nilgiri tahr, Nilgiri langur, wild boar, chithal, sambar deer, leopard cat, jungle cat etc can be spotted here.