India is home to a rich diversity of wildlife supplemented by an equally rich
variety of flora and fauna. The sight and sounds of a majestic elephant, a
peacock’s dance, the stride of a camel, the roar of a tiger are unparalleled
experiences in themselves. Watching birds and animals in their natural habitats
is an experience in itself.
The country offers immense opportunities for wildlife tourism.
The immense heritage of wildlife in India comprises of more than 70 national
parks and about 400 wildlife sanctuaries including the bird sanctuaries.
A paradise for the nature lovers, these forest areas are also crucial for the
conversation of the endangered species like the Leopard, Lion, Asiatic Elephant,
the Bengal tiger and Siberian Crane. Spread across the length and breadth of
India, these reserves and forest areas, right from the Ranthambore National Park
in Rajasthan to the Hazaribagh Wildlife Sanctuary in Bihar, from the foothills
of Himalayas, the Jim Corbett National Park to six national parks in Andaman;
the Indian Wildlife circuit is an Incredible treat, unmatched by any other
Elephant, Deer, Panther, Wild buffalo, Wild ass, the one horned Rhinoceros,
Porcupine, Snow leopards etc are some of the animals you can sport in The
India harbours eighty percent of the entire population of the one horned
rhinoceros in the world. The Kaziranga Game Sanctuary is an ideal habitat for
the rhino and a popular destination with the naturalists and environmentalists
as well as the wildlife traveller.
The Great Indian Bustard and blackbuck of the Karera Sanctuary also attract a
lot of tourists. The Madhav National Park originally called the Shivpuri
National Park is another rich habitat for the wildlife in close proximity to the
historical town of Gwalior and being close to a often visited cultural and
heritage destination enjoys its fare share of tourism inflow. The Corbett
National Park one of the most popular National Parks in the northern region for
the wildlife enthusiast as well as the holiday makers is changing the way
wildlife tourism. These National Parks and Wildlife Sanctuaries are promoters of
wildlife tourism in India.
India has its fair share of Tiger Reserves. India’s National Animal, the tiger
happens to be a symbol of strength and speed. India boasts of two-dozen Tiger
Reserves. The fastest mammal on Earth, the tiger happens to be the joy and pride
of India. The Royal Bengal tiger is amongst the most majestic species of the
tiger. Sixty percent of the total population of the wild tigers in the world
resides in India. Amongst the best-known tiger reserves in India is the
Bandhavgarh in Madhya Pradesh. It is often referred to as the crown in the
wildlife heritage of India. Tourists at Bandhavgarh can spot Royal Bengal
Tigers, cheetals, leopard, gaur, sambhar, and many more faunal species. The
highly successful Project Tiger has shown once again that man can only undo in
small ways the loss and destruction of natural habitat due to continuous growth
and expansion of the population.
Indian wildlife has its share of native birds along with the migratory birds.
Several hundred species of birds can be spotted across India. The Himalayan
region is well known to be the natural habitat for the Pheasant, griffon vulture
and ravens. The Keoladeo Ghana National Park popularly known as the Bharatpur
Bird Sanctuary in the Indian state of Rajasthan, in close proximity of Delhi, is
home to indigenous water birds, waterside birds, migratory water birds, land
migratory birds, and domestic land species. Tourists from far and wide are
attracted to the Bird Sanctuary. At the Dudhwa wildlife reserve migratory birds
like Egrets, herons, storks and cormorants share space with the ducks, gees and
teals. The region of Andaman is home for the rare species of birds like the
Narcondum hornbill, Nicobar Pigeon and the Megapode.
Wildlife in Himachal Pradesh enchants you into a glorious holiday tour with
promises of enigmatic jungle secrets and Himalayan glory. Wildlife like Brown
Bears, Gorals, Snow Leopards, Serows, Ibex and Bharals greet you on tours to
Himachal wildlife sanctuaries and national parks. Some of the important wildlife
national parks in Himachal Pradesh that feature in the tourism 'must visit' list
See a captivating wild world that bustles in the midst of
thick Sal forests on the Paonta Valley, Himachal Pradesh India. Animals such as
Chital, Goral and Sambhar are regularly sighted in the Simbalbara forests.
Pin Valley National
Park wild world that bustles in the midst of thick Sal forests on the Paonta
Valley, Himachal Pradesh India. Animals such as Chital, Goral and Sambhar are
regularly sighted in the Simbalbara forests.
Pin Valley National Park
This is a wild forest that lies high up in the
Himalayan mountains. Home to wild animals like the snow leopard and Bharal, Pin
Valley National Park is a great place to sight large Ibex herds.
Great Himalayan National Park
Tours to Great Himalayan National Park with Taj Mahal
Tourism tour packages shows you a wild land drenched in unmatched green beauty.
Located in Kullu, The Great Himalayan Park is dotted with romantic pines and
stretches of exotic alpine pastures. See attractive Himalayan birds apart from a
large number of wild animals on tours to the Great Himalayan National Park in
Kullu, Himachal Pradesh, India.
Trek up the scenic Churdhar Valley till you arrive at
Churdhar Peak that offers breathtaking vistas. See multi-hues Monals, Himalayan
animals and birds while on a trek to Churdhar Sanctuary.
Himalayan birds, Goral, Sambhar and other enamoring
wildlife are a common sight at the Chail Sanctuary in Himachal Pradesh, India.
Maharana Pratap Sagar Sanctuary
Transparent blue waters contrast with high Dhauladhar
range peaks as you spot rare birds in the swamps of Maharana Pratap Sagar
sanctuary on Himachal Wildlife Tours with Taj Mahal Tourism.
Carpeted with fir forests, Kanawar Sanctuary is a
delightful place to enjoy wildlife trekking with Taj Mahal Tourism wildlife