Hotel Mamalla Heritage
104, east raja street, mamallapuram,
Hotel Lakshmi Cottages
No-5, Othavadai Street, Mahabalipuram,
Madras Crocodile Bank Trust - Nemmeli
This Crocodile Bank has been established with an aim to protected and
conserve the endangered reptiles such as crocodiles, Alligators etc.
Situated 14 kms from Mamallapuram, this Trust now houses more than six
species of crocodiles.arrangements; 7.Located 42-km from Chennai (Madras) is
a farm where several species of Indian and African crocodiles and alligators
are bred in captivity. This crocodile bank is on the way to Mahabalipuram
and is run by Romulve Whittaker. About 5,000 species are kept in their
natural surroundings in open pools. They can be viewed from a safe distance.
The Crocodile Bank occupies an area of 3.2 hectares and has been
established with an aim to protect and conserve the endangered reptile s
such as Crocodiles, Alligators, etc. Tourists in large numbers visit the
crocodile bank to see a variety of reptiles, all in one place.
How to Get There
» Air :
Chennai (42-km) is the nearest airport with both
domestic and international terminus. Chennai is connected with all the major
places in India through the numerous domestic flights. International flights
operate from various parts of the world to Chennai.
» Rail :
The nearest railway stations are Chengalpattu (29-km)
and Chennai (42-km). » Road :
There are buses available from Pondicherry,
Kanchipuram, Chengalpattu and Chennai to Mahabalipuram daily. The Crocodile
Bank is on the way to Mahabalipuram. Tourists can also hire a taxi from
Chennai (Madras) or Mahabalipuram