India is an incredible land with an abundant and diverse wildlife. Wildlife sanctuaries in India have had great success in preserving the wildlife of India. They are the ideal place to discover the majestic beauty of the forests and their unlimited range of wildlife.
MacroTraveller present top five picks of wildlife sanctuaries in India that will provide an enriching adventure and cherish able fantasies and memories.
1) Kaziranga National Park, in Assam!
Kaziranga National Park is the only natural habitat for endangered horned rhinos in India and the world. It is located in the Golaghat district of Assam. Kaziranga National Park is one of the largest reserves to explore the wildlife of North-East India. It is also a much visited one of the ten national parks in India Park. This park also has some tigers and other animals. Other wildlife includes elephants, wild buffalo and marsh deer. The park also has many migratory birds during the winter.
2) Corbett National Park, Uttarakhand!
Corbett National Park is the oldest and one of the top 10 national parks in India. It was founded in 1936 to protect the Bengal Tigers. It is located in the foothills of the Uttarakhand Himalayas. Corbett National Park is one of the hot spots of animal lovers. This park is named after the author of “The Game’s Popular Story” Jim Corbett. Beauty and Wildlife Park attracts fans from different parts of the world. This place has also been featured in many animal documentaries to sensitize the tiger.
3) Bandipur National Park, Karnataka!
Bandipur National Park is the most popular among all national parks in South India. Bandipur acknowledged as one of the most beautiful and well-managed national parks in India. Apart from tigers, which are in huge numbers here, you can also get a glimpse of gaur, sambhar, chital, mouse deer, jackals and much more. It is a natural home for elephants and other endangered species. Lush forests of the Deccan Plateau and the Western Ghats make this park one of the most beautiful parks in India. The park is located 80 km from Mysore and 215 km from Bangalore.
4) Bandhavgarh National Park, Madhya Pradesh!
The Bandhavgarh National Park is another enticing name in the national parks of India. The hotel is located in the Umaria district of Madhya Pradesh. It is one of the largest national parks in Madhya Pradesh.
Declared a national park in 1968, this park has a remarkable number of tigers in India. This park also has a considerable number of leopards and deer. Apart from the tigers, you can get spectacular views of other majestic creatures like Nilgai, Chital, Chinkara, Wild Boar, Chausingha and more. Among all the attractions of Bandhavgarh National Park, white tigers are the most spectacular.
5) Gir National Park and Sasan Gir Sanctuary, Gujarat!
The Gir National Park and the Sasan Gir Gujarat Sanctuary are the only wildlife sanctuaries in India that have Asiatic Lions. It is one of the largest and most beautiful preserved areas of the Asian lion. June to October is the perfect time to visit the place. The park was founded on September 18, 1965. Rivers and streams across the national park.
The rich forest is the safe shelter for Sambar and spotted deer (chital), blue bull (nilgai), chousingha (the world’s only four-horned antelope), chinkara (Indian gazelle) and Wild Boar, Jackal, striped hyena, jungle cat, rusty-spotted cat, langur, porcupine and Black-naped Indian.
One can also spot about 250 species of birds in the national park. So, if watching wildlife is in your head and bird watching is one of your interests, then visiting Gir National Park is an ideal weekend plan in Gujarat!