Near in Parks
Kurumpapatti Zoological Park
The Kurumbapatti Zoological Park, situated on a sprawling 11.5 hectares of reserve forest land, at the foothills of Shevaroyan Hills near here will be developed at a cost of Rs. 10 crore. The park was opened for visitors from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The park with spotted deer, sambar deer, white peacock, bonnet macaque, grey pelican, little egret, greyheron, turtle, marsh crocodile, star tortoise, plum headed parakeet, rose ringed parakeet, a 58-year-oldelephant Andal and yellow-footed green pigeon treron phoenicoptera were the main attractions for the visitors. Children playground is also present.Though works are on to establish new enclosure, tourists said that the presence of fewer animals and birdsmakes the park less attractive.
The Kurumbapatti Zoological Park, situated on a sprawling 11.5 hectares of reserve forest land, at the foothills of Shevaroyan Hills near here is developed at a cost of Rs. 10 crore.
This is one small zoological park with natural beautiful surroundings. The Park is filled with different type of animals. Now, from the Chennai, Vandalur Anna Zoological Park two white Peacocks, some small Cranes are brought to this park. More animals are soon to be added to Park.
Four Alexandrine parakeets, 20 rose-ringed parakeets and five plum-headed parakeets have arrived from the Arignar Anna Zoological Park in Vandalur to be displayed in enclosures put up for them at the Kurumbapatti zoo.
Separate enclosures were made for the parakeets to ensure that the visitors have a good view of these magnificent birds.
The start tortoises were also kept in a separate area. Earlier, the park had only one star tortoise, which was seized by the police.
The park already has pairs of crocodiles, deer and tortoises. Can you believe that white peacock and multicolor crane are still living. Yes! It is true!. If you want to clarify this statement, Hurry up! To Kurumbapatti situated at the foothills of Yercaud which is near by Salem. There is one small zoological park with natural beautiful environmental circumstance. Already, some animals, birds and other beings are living in this park. Now, from the Chennai, Vandalur Anna Zoological Park tow white Peacock, some small cranes and multicolor cranes are brought out here. Some other extraordinary beings also will coming soon. Sure! This park also to attract the visitors with great fascination. It is about 30 kms from Mecheri Badrakaliamman Temple.