Crocodile And Snake Bank
The specially designed habitat for the crocodiles and snakes can be reached at a distance of 18km from Mahabalipuram, a popular attraction for tourists visiting Mahabalipuram. The alligators and crocodiles are worth watching, moving freely in the pools.
Crocodile and Snake Bank is a crocodile conservation center attracting large number of tourists every day. The bank is set up by the efforts of an individual and is open to public from 1976. The crocodiles are free to move as if they are in their natural habitat. Snakes are also preserved here and the snake venom is taken by the people trained in this.
Nearest places to Visit : Mahabalipuram, Nithya Kalyana Perumal temple, Covelong beach, Sculpture Museum, Thirukalukunram temple, Sadras Beach Resort
Way To Reach :
By Air - The nearest airport is Chennai airport and the distance is around 40 km and you can go by surface.
By Rail - you can reach Mahabalipuram from Chennai Egmore railway station and the distance to reach the place is just 50 KM or you can opt to go from Chengalpattu Railway station located at a distance of 30 KM.
By Road - The roads are well tied and Mahabalipuram can be reached from any part of neighboring cities