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Visiting KFRI

Main Campus of KFRI is situated in central Kerala at Peechi, Thrissur a sylvan location situated in the Western Ghats- one of the global biodiversity hotspots. Campus is located in 28 ha Reserve Forest area adjacent to Peechi-Vazhani Wildlife Sanctuary.

KFRI is well connected by rail and road. The institute is located about 20 km east of Thrissur town along the Pattikkad-Peechi road. Nearest railway station is at Thrissur (TCR, 20 km from KFRI). Nearby airports are Cochin International Airport at Nedumbassery (COK, 65 km from KFRI) and the Coimbatore Airport (CJB, 115 km from KFRI) in Tamil Nadu.

Instruction for Visitors

Those who are interested to visit KFRI, Please download the PROFORMA FOR VISITORS form. Once completed, this form should be returned to director@kfri.org, or mailed to The Director, Kerala Forest Research Institute (KFRI), Peechi, Thrissur, Kerala, India. Pin: 680 653, 1 week prior to your visit. Incomplete forms will be returned to the host and may result in delays.

Please note that our working hours are from 9:30 AM to 5:30 PM IST from Monday to Friday except on Saturdays and public holidays.