Maenam Wildlife Sanctuary

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  • Address: Maenam Wildlife Sanctuary, Namchi, India
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  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 04:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Outdoors, Forest, Trail, Wildlife Sanctuary , View Point, Family And Kids, Nature, Bird Watching

Nestled in Maenam in South Sikkim, Maenam Wildlife Sanctuary is a treat for nature lovers. Covering an area of 36.43 square kilometers on the Tendong Hill with thick forest, this sanctuary is stuffed with rich flora and fauna. The name Maenam-la means “treasure –house of medicines” in Lepcha language. The name itself says that the sanctuary is filled with medicinal plants. Trek through the forest and as you reach above you get to see the amazing view of Teesta River, flowing below the region. While going up, you will come across animals like red Panda, Serow, Barking Deer, Goral, Civet-Cats, Leopard-Cats, Magpies, Black Eagle and many migrating birds. 

  • Wear comfortable shoes while trekking.
  • Pets are not allowed.

  • Entry is free.

  • Morning hours are recommended.

  • By taxi 

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  • Maenam Wildlife Sanctuary Address: Maenam Wildlife Sanctuary, Namchi, India
  • Maenam Wildlife Sanctuary Timing: 24-hrs
  • Maenam Wildlife Sanctuary Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Maenam Wildlife Sanctuary(preferred time): 08:00 am - 01:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Maenam Wildlife Sanctuary: 04:00 Hrs
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  • 95% of people who visit Namchi include Maenam Wildlife Sanctuary in their plan

  • 44.97% of people start their Maenam Wildlife Sanctuary visit around 10 AM - 11 AM

  • People usually take around 4 Hrs to see Maenam Wildlife Sanctuary

Monday, Tuesday and Thursday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Maenam Wildlife Sanctuary

People normally club together Ngadak Monastery and Temi Tea Garden while planning their visit to Maenam Wildlife Sanctuary.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures