Travelers are voting Kanchirankulam as the best wildlife reserve near Madurai. There are 1 wildlife reserve near Theni a city just 44 km from Madurai and 2 wildlife reserves near Chinnamanur which is 50 km distant. The most popular of these are Ramakalmedu near Theni and Grizzled Squirrel Wildlife Sanctuary in Chinnamanur. You can find 10 wildlife reserves in Tamil Nadu and 340 wildlife reserves in the country of India. Our members favorite in Tamil Nadu is Kalakkad Mundanthurai Tiger Reserve (KMTR) and Nagzira Wildlife Sanctuary is the top pick in India. Want more? Check out our map of wildlife reserves near Madurai.