Ayiramthengu mangrove forest in Kollam, Kerala

AYIRAMTHENGU MANGROVE FOREST
AYIRAMTHENGU MANGROVE FOREST

Ayiramthengu is a small Village in Kollam. The mangrove forest at Ayiramthengu is now home to a variety of flora and fauna.

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AYIRAMTHENGU MANGROVE FOREST: KNOW MORE

ABOUT

The Ayiramthengu Mangrove forest is a lush green haven that supports a diverse variety of aquatic and terrestrial creatures. It is situated in the Kollam district in Kerala. The State Fisheries Department maintains this dynamic ecosystem which was restored from the brink of extinction a few years ago. Amidst the abundant red mangroves, the rare Lumnitzera Racemosa species of mangroves can also be found here. The forest also serves as a nesting ground for a variety of migratory birds.

CONNECTIVITY

Railway station: Oachira and Kayamkulam junction are the nearest railway stations,
about 7 and 11 km away, respectively

Flight: Trivandrum International Airport, about 104 km away

Activities: Sight Seeing

Timings: No timings specified

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