Archive for the ‘Indian National Parks’ Category

India as a country with varied land features from place to place; it has great to share among the wildlife beauty. The unique features of vegetation and wildlife of India brings more coverage to Indian wildlife tours from all over the globe. The Indian national parks with effect of its richness in the heritage and Bandhavgarh national parkbio-diversity are totally surprises the wildlife tourists. Exposure to around 600 species of birds (rarest of rare are found among them), never seen kind of animals and matchless diversity of flora and fauna are helping Indian national parks to stand ahead before the world in case this wildlife resources. Presently, more than 100 national parks established in India and winter is the best time to visit national parks in India.

Most of Indian national parks have several tour options for visitor like boating through the lakes, elephant ride, trekking, etc. Corbett National Park, Ranthambhore National Park, Bandhavgarh National Park, Kaziranga National Park, Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary, etc., are the major national parks in India.

Top Ten National Parks in India

1 – Corbett National Park

ranthambore national parkCorbett National Park is the oldest national parks in India and also it’s among the most visited Indian national parks. Located in the Indian state of Uttarakhand, the Corbett National Park was established in the year 1936. The park is very famous for its tiger reserve and the other major sightseeing attraction are Corbett Jungle Museum, Garjia Temple , Kyari Camp, Corbett Water Falls , Sunrise Point, Kalagarh Dam, etc.

2 – Ranthambhore National Park

Indian national parksRanthambore National Park is one of the largest national parks in India and is located in the Sawai Madhopur district of the Indian State Rajasthan. It became a national park in the year 1980 and presently it is one of the main tiger reserves.  Here the tigers can be seen during the day time and also it’s famous for its variety in flora and fauna. Ranthambore Fort, Bakaula, Kachida Valley, Malik Talao, Padam Talao , Lakarda and Anantpura, etc., are the other main attraction of this national park.

3 – Kaziranga National Park

The Kaziranga National Park, one of the UNESCO World Heritage Natural Sites in India, is situated in the national parks of IndiaGolaghat and Nagaon districts of the state of Assam. This national park is quite famous for several species, vegetations and birds, especially for the view of elephants and one-horned rhinos. The elephant ride is one of the main attractions of the park.

4 – Sariska Tiger Reserve

The Sariska Tiger Reserve is located in the Alwar district of the Indian state of Rajasthan. This national park is famous for wild animals especially it works as a tiger reserve. The park is home for different species of flora and fauna. The other attractions of the park are Kankawadi Fort, Hanuman Temple, Pandupol, Sariska Palace, etc.

5 – Bandhavgarh National Park

Indian tiger reservesThe Bandhavgarh National Park is located in the Umaria district of Madhya Pradesh and is famous for its richness in flora and fauna. Tigers are the main attraction inside the park and are home for several other wild animals too. It’s among the most prolific national parks in India and jeep ride and elephant safari activities are possible options inside the park. Bandhavgarh Fort, Bandhavgarh Hill, etc are the other attractions of the park.

6 – Kanha National Park

Located in the Mandla and Balaghat districts of Madhya Pradesh, the Kanha National Park is a national park and a tiger reserve of India, established in the year 1955. Good number of tigers, reptiles, birds, mammals and vegetations are the main animal attractions of the park. The sunset point view is a delightful treat of the park to its visitors. Kanha Museum, Raja Rani, Jungle Safari, etc., are the other attractions of the park.india wildlife tours

7 – Periyar National Park and Wildlife Sanctuary

The Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary is located in the districts of Idukki and Pathanamthitta from the South Indian state of Kerala. It was established as a wildlife sanctuary in the year 1950 and later in 1978 transferred as a tiger reserve. Indian elephants are the main attraction of the park and the view of elephants walking near the Periyar Lake is really a beautiful moment to any wildlife visitor. The vegetation view is also good around the park. The boat ride around the Periyar Lake inside the park will definitely give some lifetime moments to one who follow.

8 – Sunderbans National Park

indian wildlife destinationsLocated in the Sundarbans delta in the Indian state of West Bengal, the Sunderbans National Park is national park and a tiger reserve of India. This Indian national park is the one and only of its kind in the world and the park is viewed only by boat. It covers more than 50 Islands and also shares space with neighborhood country Bangladesh. The sole features of the park make it one of the famous destinations for India wildlife tours.

9 – Keoladeo National Park

The Keoladeo National Park or Keoladeo Ghana National Park is situated in Bharatpur from the state of Rajasthan. The park is formerly known as Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary. It’s among the UNESCO World Heritage Site and is home for different kinds of birds, wild animals and vegetations. The ride through rickshaw inside the park is really interesting thing to watch the flying birds around.periyar wildlife sanctuary

10 – Gir Forest National Park and Wildlife Sanctuary

The Gir Forest National Park and Wildlife Sanctuary is located in the Indian state of Gujarat and was established in the year 1965. This Indian national park is home for the Asiatic lions and tigers are also present inside the park. The park surrounding is mixed with semi-evergreen and evergreen flora, scrub jungle, acacia, rocky hills and grasslands. No doubt at all, it is one another wildlife beauty spot in India.