Vanaparvam biodiversity park kozhikode, location and entry fee
Vanaparvam biodiversity park is a greenery beautiful destination in kozhikode which attracts the tourist by the jungle beauty. the park is rich with the variety species of plants is about more than 2300, which is spread over an area about 112 acres. the vanaparvam biodiversity park is served as the eco tourism project by the district tourism promotion council. kakkavayal is the actual destination point of the vanaparvam biodiversity park in kozhikode district, which focused in the thamarassery forest range. thamarasery pass connects kozhikode to wayanad.
vanaparvam bio diversity park is located in the dense forest, which is rich with some natural water streams.
Vanaparvam bio diversity park is the spot which having the rare species of plants in earth. There is an entry fee which is rupee 10, there is no entry for the students who below 13. There are several sections of the park which including natural forest area, nursery, orchidarium, medicinal plant area, butterfly garden, rock strewn area, bamboo section. orchidarium explores the variety of orchids in the park. butterfly park s the attraction of the park which preserving a lot of species of butterflies. nakshathra vanam is the another attraction which preserves the trees which associate with birth star of the individuals.
More than 23 species of bamboos are preserved in the park at the section for the bamboos. except other trees it preserves a variety of medicinal plants, there are many seeds are seen in the nursery of the park including the medicinal plants and others, visitors can buy the seeds of the plants as your wish at a normal rate. kozhikode is the major city to the vanaparvam biodiversity park at distance of 40 km having both the rail head and the bus station. the nearest airport is calicut international airport is about 54 km away.