Parassinikadavu snake park kannur entry timings – kerala tourist place
parassinikadavu snake park, rare reptile park in india
Parassinikadavu is a small village located at kannur, the place is well known for the preservation of snake in kerala and also famous for thee muthappan temple at parassinikadavu. the destination is located at a distance 13 km away from kannur. this kind of park is not present any other places in kerala, because this type of a park is this one only in kerala. muthappan temple, snake park, boating at the river is joined together as a tourist spot. the district tourism promotion council is maintaining this place. parassinikadavu located at the banks of river valapattanam.
Different kinds of snakes are the specialty of the park, here hosts more than 100 varieties of snakes include cobra, viper, krait etc. also some small reptiles are preserved here. parasinikadavu muthappan temple is one of the shiva temple which the principal deity is shiva worshiped as muthappan. The peoples visit at this temple also reach at the park to know more about snakes and reptiles. The park was established by snake biters treatment institute at pappinisserry locally it known as visha chikitsa kendra. this chikitsa kendra give the best treatments to the peoples who bit by the snakes, this is a famous ayurvedic treatment center to cure the poison by the snakes The snakes preserved here are venomous and non venomous. The trained staff at this park give the demonstrations about the snakes.
The park is open for the visitors daily 9.30 am to 5. 30 pm. nearest bus station is at kannur, there are regular private bus services available from pappinisery to kannur. the nearest railway station is also available at kannur and situated at a distance of 17 km distance from the destination point. karipur international airport is the closest airport located an approximate distance 110 km away from parassinikadavu.