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Herping Tour

Overview

Herping or sighting of frogs, snakes, lizards, and other reptiles is an upcoming arena after bird watching. With the increase in awareness about their role in the ecosystem and the opening of new areas of research, a large number of individuals are turning their attention to these species with renewed interest.

Itinerary
The tour starts in the late evening after an early dinner. That is when these creatures are at their best and sighted the most. Monsoon is the most preferred season for best sightings. An exciting walk through the Shola Forests, Tea, and Cardamom Plantations will take you to the world of amphibians and reptiles. 
 
The Western Ghats is a treasure trove for Herpetologists with numerous endemic species like Raorchestes Resplendens and Rhacophorus Pseudo Malabaricus making this mountain range their abode. A peek into their routine is a delightful experience. If you are lucky enough, you will end up discovering a new species altogether.
 
Instructions
  • The Western Ghats is a treasure trove for Herpetologists with numerous endemic species. This is a professional herping tour for visitors seriously interested in sighting and learning more about various endemic species in the region.

 

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