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Visit Gass Forest Museum, TNAU Insect Museum and Botanical Garden in Coimbatore

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Price is £50per traveller*

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Free cancellation available
4h
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Selective hotel pickup

Overview

  • Immerse yourself in the wonderful century-old museum was founded by H.A. Gass, a British Forest Officer, in 1903. The museum houses a rich collection that ranges from animals, birds and reptiles. Apart from wildlife the exhibits include Arms used in olden days, wood crafts, huge collection of insects, cultural artefacts and many more.

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Pick-up Time 09:30

Non-refundable
4h

Saloon / Innova: Well maintained air-conditioned vehicle with experienced professional driver and written guide (pdf) in English
Pickup included

Starting time: 09:30

Price details

Price is £49.88 per ticket, price for 1 Traveller is £49.88
£49.88

Total

Price is £49.88
* Select 5 travellers to get the lowest price of £13.04

Pick-up Time 10:00

Non-refundable
4h

Saloon / Innova: Well maintained air-conditioned vehicle with experienced professional driver and written guide (pdf) in English
Pickup included

Starting time: 10:00

Price details

Price is £49.88 per ticket, price for 1 Traveller is £49.88
£49.88

Total

Price is £49.88
* Select 5 travellers to get the lowest price of £13.04

Pick-up Time 10:30

Non-refundable
4h

Saloon / Innova: Well maintained air-conditioned vehicle with experienced professional driver and written guide (pdf) in English
Pickup included

Starting time: 10:30

Price details

Price is £49.88 per ticket, price for 1 Traveller is £49.88
£49.88

Total

Price is £49.88
* Select 5 travellers to get the lowest price of £13.04

Pick-up Time 14:30

Non-refundable
4h

Saloon / Innova: Well maintained air-conditioned vehicle with experienced professional driver and written guide (pdf) in English
Pickup included

Starting time: 14:30

Price details

Price is £49.88 per ticket, price for 1 Traveller is £49.88
£49.88

Total

Price is £49.88
* Select 5 travellers to get the lowest price of £13.04

Pick-up Time 15:30

Non-refundable
4h

Saloon / Innova: Well maintained air-conditioned vehicle with experienced professional driver and written guide (pdf) in English
Pickup included

Starting time: 15:30

Price details

Price is £49.88 per ticket, price for 1 Traveller is £49.88
£49.88

Total

Price is £49.88
* Select 5 travellers to get the lowest price of £13.04

What's included, what's not

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Private transport
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Service charge
  • Parking Fees
  • Food and drinks
  • Entrance Fees (wherever it's necessary)
  • Entry/Admission - Gass Forest Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Insect Museum, TNAU
  • Entry/Admission - TNAU Botanical Garden

Know before you book

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

What you can expect

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Gass Forest Museum, Cowley Brown Road Forest College Campus, Coimbatore 641002 India

Get into the history when seeing the 100 years old heritage Museum building, located within forest college campus grounds so you feel it like a mini forest within the city. On entering the museum, you're greeted by a life-sized model of an intimidating Indian Gaur, which was presented by Sir Jayachamarajendra Wadiyar Bahadur, the last Maharaja of the princely State of Mysore. You can see a timber library is also displayed in the museum. Further, an entire range of useful non-timber forest products such as gums and resins, oils, tars, rubber and lacks are also on display. Also look at the rich collection of fruits and seeds, barks, roots, leaves, fibres, bamboo and canes. Take a view of Forest engineering models such as timber stacking and seasoning, forest brides and timber houses are kept here besides a working model of ropeways used for timber extraction, for those who are into entomology, a collection of useful and harmful insects associated with forests are kept on display alongside species of butterflies and moths. There are more than 300 samples of rock, minerals and soil formation from all over the world are housed here. Some of the notable among them are different kinds of mica found in nature. Articles manufactured from forest products including bobbins, shuttles, picker arms and nappies besides carved items are also on display. open between 9 a.m. to 5.30 p.m. on weekdays except Suterday, Sundays and National Holidays.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Insect Museum, TNAU, Maruthamalai Main Road Tamil Nadu Agricultural University campus, Coimbatore 641003 India

This museum showcases a rich diversity of insects from all over the country as never seen before. The museum speaks realms about the magical world of insects. 

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Agricultural University 5 Km From Railway Station, Coimbatore 641007 India

One of the most attractive historical building in the City you can view from exterior which is close to insect museum

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: TNAU Botanical Garden, Marudhamalai Road, Tamilnadu Agricultural University, PN Pudur,, Coimbatore 641007 India

The TNAU garden houses a wide variety of plants. Around 2000 plants over 800 species have been recorded here. 

Duration: 20 minutes

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  • Coimbatore Tamil Nadu

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    • Coimbatore Tamil Nadu

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