India is one of the richest countries in the world in terms of biodiversity. It is home of 166 national parks   and 515 wildlife sanctuaries, out of which 48 are governed by Project Tiger.

Here’s a list of the places you should travel to explore the wildlife in India.

1) Tadoba National Park


Location – Chandrapur district, Maharashtra

BiodiversityTadoba National Park  is home to Indian Leopards, Sloth Bears, Wild Dogs, Gaur, Nilgai, Dhole, Striped Hyena, Jackals, Small Indian Civet, Jungle Cats, Sambar, Spotted Deer, Wolves And Fox,  Barking Deer, Langurs, Chital, Chausingha And Honey Badger.

Famous for – Tigers and crocodiles

Best time to visit – From October to June

2) Bandhavgarh National Park


Location –  Umaria district, Madhya Pradesh

BiodiversityBandhavgarh National Park is home to Bengal Tigers, leopards, deer, Indian bison, sambar, Indian wolf, striped hyena, keel back, rat snake, Pythons, Monitor lizard ,vultures, Crested serpent eagle, Buzzards, Babblers, Bee eaters, Woodpeckers

Famous for – Bengal Tigers

Best Time to Visit –   Mid October to  June

3) Pench National Park


Location – Seoni and Chhindwara districts, Madhya Pradesh

BiodiversityPench National Park is home to Bengal Tiger, Chital, Sambar, Nilgai, Indian Leopard, Jackal, Sloth Bear, Indian Wolf, Wild Dog, Porcupine, Monkey, Blackbucks, Jungle Cat, Wild Pig,  Striped Hyena, Gaur, Four-Horned Antelope, Fox And Barking Deer

Famous for – Bengal Tigers

Best Time to Visit –   Mid October to  June

4) Ranthambore National Park


Location – Sawai Madhopur district, Rajasthan

BiodiversityRanthambore  National Park is home to Tigers, Sloth Bears, Wild Boars, Sambar, Leopard, Nilgai, Sambar, Striped Hyena, Southern Plains Gray Langur, Rhesus Macaque And Chital

Famous for – Tiger trails and Bird watching tours

Best Time to Visit –   October to  June

5) Gir  National Park


Location – Junagadh District, Gir Somnath District and Amreli District, Gujarat

BiodiversityGir  National Park is home to Asiatic Lions, Indian Leopards, Sloth Bears, Jungle Cats, Striped Hyenas, Snakes, Indian Cobras, Golden Jackals, Indian Mongoose, Rusty-Spotted Cats,  Blackbucks, Crocodiles, Monitor Lizards

Famous for – Asiatic Lions

Best Time to Visit –   December to April

6) Jim Corbett National Park (Oldest National Park In India)


Location – Nainital district, Uttarakhand

BiodiversityJim Corbett  National Park is home to tigers, Leopards ,Serow, barking deer, sambar deer ,Goral, hog deer, chital ,Himalayan Tahr, sloth and Himalayan black bears, Indian grey mongoose

Famous for – Tigers

Best Time to Visit –   Mid-November to June end


7) Kanha National Park


 Location – Mandla and Balaghat districts, Madhya Pradesh

BiodiversityKanha National Park National Park is home To Bengal Tiger, Black Panther, Bears, Pythons, Elephants, Indian Leopards, Striped hyena,  Barasingha And Indian Wild Dog

 Famous for – Tigers

Best Time to Visit –   October to  mid June

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