Are you wildlife lovers and willing to take a trip to wildlife sanctuaries in India? At that point you should think about the top spots of wildlife inside India that have a plenty of flora and fauna, different species of wildlife and lush greenery that make the places paradise for the wildlife lovers and Photographers.
Wildlife safaris in India are adventurous and filled with thrill. You can avail great accommodation facilities in luxury tents and jungle lodges out there. You can plan your trip to the best Wildlife Sanctuaries of India mentioned below.
Ranthambore National Park:- Ranthambore National Park is part of the much larger Ranthambore Tiger Reserve, and lies in the Sawai Madhopur district of Rajasthan, located at the junction of the Aravalli and Vindhya hill range in Northwestern India. This park contains a huge variety of animals, birds and reptiles like Tigers, Leopards, Striped Hyenas, Sambar deer, Chital, Nilgai within it. Ranthambore is one of India’s most popular national parks because the chance of seeing a tiger in the wild is greater here.
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Corbett National Park:- Jim Corbett National Park was India’s first national park, located near Nainital in the state of Uttarakhand. It was established as a national park in 1936 under the United Provinces National Parks Act of India.
If you love bird watching then Corbett is virtual haven for such tourists. Corbett and its adjoining area is a home to more than 650 species of residents and migratory birds including the crested serpent eagle, blossom-headed parakeet and the red jungle owl — ancestor of all domestic fowl. 33 species of reptiles, seven species of amphibians, seven species of fish and 36 species of dragonflies have also been recorded.
A total of 488 different species of plants have been recorded in the park. Tree density inside the reserve is higher in the areas of Sal forests and lowest in the Anogeissus-Acacia catechu forests.
Other attractions– Jeep Safari is the most convenient way to travel within the national park.
Sariska National Park:- Sariska is one of the major travel destinations of India and famous for its national park or tiger reserve, lies in the Alwar district of the Indian state of Rajasthan. It is a prime a tiger country. The forest is typical dry deciduous, dramatically changing with the change in season. The terrain is undulating – plateaus and wide valleys. Besides tiger, herbivores like spotted deer, Sambar and Blu Bull are commonly seen and found in a good density at Sariska.
Sariska park is home to numerous carnivores including Leopard, Wild Dog, Jungle Cat, Hyena, Jackal, and Tiger. These feed on an abundance of prey species such as Sambar, Chitel, Nilgai, Chausingha, Wild Boar and Langur. It is also home to different species of birds such as the Peafowl, Sand Grouse, Grey Partridge, Tree Pie, Bush Quail, Golden backed Wood Pecker, Great Indian Horned Owl and the Crested Serpent Eagle.
Bandhavgarh Wildlife Sanctuary:- Bandhavgarh is one of the popular national parks in India located in the Umaria district of Madhya Pradesh. Bandhavgarh Wildlife Sanctuary is known for having one of the densest populations of Tigers in the India. Prominent among other wild animals are Nilgai, Chital, Chinkara, Gaur, Sloth Bears and Wild Boar along with some 250 species of birds. It is one of the best places to witness the Tiger in action with the highest density of tiger population for any wildlife park in the India.
It is home to the famous White Tigers of Rewa. The prominent ones captured in the Park include the legendary White Tiger called Mohan, who supposedly fathered several offspring found in zoos the world over. Around 250 species of birds are also found in the park including migratory birds that arrive in winter such as the steppe eagle and various water birds. The terrace of the Bandhavgarh Fort provides a breathtaking bird’s-eye view of the Park.
Jeep Safari and Elephant Safari are also available in this Park.
Kanha National Park:- It is located in the Mandla district of Madhya Pradesh. The Park’s landmark achievement is the preservation of the rare hardground Swamp Deer (Barasingha), saving it from near extinction. Kanha National park has a significant population of royal Bengal tiger, Indian leopards, the sloth bear, barasingha and Indian wild dog. The lush sal and bamboo forests, grassy meadows and ravines of Kanha provided inspiration to Rudyard Kipling for his famous novel Jungle.
Stringent conservation programs for the overall protection of the Park’s fauna and flora, makes Kanha one of the most well maintained National Parks in Asia.
Jeep Safari and Elephant Safari are the two options for spotting wild animals in the park.
Panna National Park: – It is situated in the central Indian state of Madhya Pradesh, at a distance of around 57 km from Khajuraho. The region, famous for its diamond industry, is also home to some of the best wildlife species in India and is one of the most famous Tiger Reserves in the country. Panna National Park is known worldwide for its wild cats, including tigers as well as deer and antelope. Due to its closeness to one of the best-known Indian tourist attraction in India, Khajuraho, the park is recognized as an exciting stop-over destination.
The avifauna comprises more than 200 species, including a host of migratory birds. One can see white necked stork, bareheaded goose, honey Buuzzard, King vulture, Blossom headed Parakeet, Paradise flycatcher, Slaty headed Scimitar babbler to name a few. Different variety of Reptiles like snakes, including the python and other reptiles are found here.
Pench National Park: – It is situated on the southern fringes of Madhya Pradesh is known for its fearless tigers. The area was declared a reserve forest in 1929 but hunting permits were available till 1970-71 when the government woke up to the serious threat posed to the animal population and an area of 449.39 sq. km. was notified as the Pench Wildlife Sanctuary in 1977. Further in 1983, it was accorded the status of a national park and was made a part of the project tiger in 1992.
The park is known for its population of the fearless master predator. Most of the tourists come to visit the place, hoping to catch a glimpse of the Tiger.
Major mammalian species found in the region include animals like cheetal, sambar, nilgai, wild pig, tiger, leopard, jungle cat, leopard cat, striped hyena, wild dog, wolf, sloth bear, pangolin and the mighty Indian gaur.
Tadoba National Park: – This park is a matchless spot to relish an unforgettable wildlife tour. This amazing national park located in the state of Maharashtra. This beautiful wild paradise is situated 45 km close to Chandrapur District of central Indian State Maharashtra, and is about 150 km from Nagpur city which is the nearest airport for visiting Tadoba national park.
Tadoba reserve covers the Chimur Hills, and the Andhari sanctuary covers Moharli and Kolsa ranges. It’s bounded on the northern and the western side by densely forested hills. Thick forests are relieved by smooth meadows and deep valleys as the terrain slopes from north to south.
The park encompasses a wide array of exotic flora and fauna species. The verdant and serene surroundings of the park make the wildlife lovers lost in nature’s opulence. Book Now!
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