Parassinkkadavu Snake Park

Parassinkkadavu Snake Park is about 16 kilometres (9.9 mi) from Kannur town in the Kannur district of north Kerala, in south India. ,The park houses a variety of snakes and other small animals, including the Spectacle Cobra, King Cobra, Russell’s viper, Krait and various pit vipers. There is also a large collection of non-venomous snakes including pythons. It is set up by the Visha Chikista Kendra at Pappinisseri, attracts both foreign and domestic tourists.

The Snake Park is in Parassinikkadavu, which is 2 kilometers (1.2 mi) from National Highway (NH) 17, en route from Kannur to Taliparamba. The Visha Chikista Kendra offers effective treatment for snake bites . This is the only place, perhaps where Ayurveda and Modern Medicine are effectively combined to treat snake bite victims.

How to reach

Road: 15 km from kannur
Rail : nearest railway station pappinssery