Overview

Point Calimere Wildlife and Bird Sanctuary (PCWBS) is a 21.47-square-kilometre (8.29 sq mi) protected area in Tamil Nadu, South India along the Palk Strait where it meets the Bay of Bengal at Point Calimere (Tamil: கோடியக்கரை Kodiakkarai) at the southeastern tip of Nagapattinam District. The sanctuary was created in 1967 for conservation of the least concern blackbuck antelope, an endemic mammal species of India. It is famous for large congregations of waterbirds, especially greater flamingos. International name: Point Calimere Wildlife Sanctuary,The 7-square-kilometre (2.7 sq mi) core area of this sanctuary has been proposed as a National Park.

2 Nights 3 Days Available on request Kodiyakarai, Tamil Nadu
Inclusions/Exclusions

What is included in the tour

  • Twin sharing AC room in VMT hotel in Kodiakkarai
  • Guided Birding
  • Guided local visit, Vedaranyam temple, Point Calimer Wildlife Sactuary
  • AC Van - Chennai - Kodiakkarai - Chennai

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Food
  • Anything other than inclusions
Pickup point
Point Calimere Wildlife Sanctuary (Kodiakarai), Kodiyakarai, Tamil Nadu, India View on Map