Gulf of Mannar Biosphere Reserve and National Park

Gulf of Mannar Biosphere Reserve and National Park
Location Located in the areas of Thoothukudi and Ramanathapuram districts near Mandapam – 150 kms away from Madurai
Area 623.23 ha. (21 islands)
Marine species Characteristic tropical flora and fauna of coral reefs, Dugong Turtles, Dolphins and Balano-glossus.
Annual rainfall About 900 mm.
Nearest airport Madurai – 150 kms away
Nearest Railway station Mandapam
Thoothukudi
Best season Throughout the year
Accommodation Hotels at Mandapam
Other facilities Boats

For greater details

The Wildlife Warden, Gulf of Mannar, Marine National Park, Mandapam Road (Opp. ITI), Mandapam, Ramanathapuram District 623 502.                   dforamnad@gmail.com   Ph:04567 – 230079