The focal point of the Chennai Snake Park Trust’s activities is the Chennai Snake Park established in 1972. It is located at Guindy.

Chennai Snake Park, Rajbhavan Post, Chennai 600 022.
+91-44-2235 3623

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Specific objectives:

Field Trekking – Survey of herpetofauna

Target group :

  • University/ College faculty and students only; not for common people
  • Minimum 10 participants

  • Duration

    Two days and one night


    Habit, Habitat, survey, diversity of herpetofauna


    Field study, Scientific inquiry, Observation, survey, data collection, documentation Camping kit, Field exploration kit, data sheets, reference cards, field guides in selected forest areas in Tamil Nadu.

    Post test

    Course evaluation

    open/close ended MC questionnaire


  • Learners learn by exploring the real natural situation.
  • The learner understands the importance of biodiversity.
  • The learner imbibes the basics of survey and field study.
  • Type of participants & Registration Fee*

    Groups and Individual registration.

    Rs.7500/- per person.

    (the fee includes lodging in non a/c rooms in the field, transport, field travel, food and forest trek permissions)

    The programme starts from the specified places. Hence registered participants shall make their own arrangements of reaching the starting points. For e.g. Yercaud hill town/ Mettupalayam town / Ooty town / Gudalur town / Tenkasi town.