25 Wildlife Safari Spots in India that you should visit - With photos & details

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25 Wildlife Safari Spots to explore in India

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Aralam Wildlife SanctuaryAralam Wildlife Sanctuary, Kannur, Kerala 670674, India

A sanctuary which allows you to explore and learn about nature and wildlife.

Bandipur Tiger Reserve And National ParkNH 67, Hangala Village, Gundlupet Taluk, Bandipur, Karnataka 571126, India

This national park is famous for its wildlife riches which covers around 874 sq km. This park suits people who love nature, photography, and adventure.

Bannerghatta Biological ParkBannerghatta Rd, Bannerughatta, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560083, India

Founded in 1970.  A portion is also a biological reserve. Popular destination with a zoo, a pet corner,  an animal rescue center, a butterfly enclosure, aquarium, snake house, and a safari park

Bengal Safari park5th Mile, Sevoke Rd, Salugara, Siliguri, West Bengal 734008, India

Situated within the verdant forested area of Mahananda Wildlife Sanctuary and it is the first animal safari park of the North Bengal region. Surrounded with thick green forests and with a lot of wild animals. Tourists can spot and observe wild animals in their natural habitat at Bengal Safari Park.

Chapramari Wildlife forestUpper Tendu Forest M, West Bengal 735223, India

It is an extension of Gorumara National Park and is a relatively small forest. There is a wide range of wildlife and birds in Chapramari. Jeep safaris are offered by the forest department to see the wilderness of the forest which covers around 960 hectares.

Chilapata ForestSH12A, Buxa Forest, West Bengal 735217, India

It is a dense forest that is part of Jaldapara National Park. It is rich in wildlife and the forest used to be home to large Rhinoceros populations.  Safari and adventure lovers can explore this dense forest's vast area.

Dampa Tiger Reserve SanctuaryPhulbial, Mizoram 796431, India

Dampha Tiger Reserve is a tiger reserve of western Mizoram, India. It covers an area of about 500 km2 in the Lushai Hills at an altitude range of 800–1,100 m It was declared a tiger reserve in 1994 and is part of Project Tiger. It consists of forest interpolated with steep precipitous hills, deep valleys, jungle streams, ripping rivulets, natural salts licks.

Devalia Safari Park (Gir Interpretation Zone)Malia Sasan Rd, Sandhbeda, Gujarat 362150, India

Devaliya National Park also referred to as the ‘Gir Interpretation zone’ is an area carved out as a distinct eco-tourism locale allowing tourists to view lions as well as the other rare wild animals of Gir within a short time span and against cheaper charges. Devaliya in other words is a part of Gir National Park and it allows the facility of reserving the population of wild animals within an area segregated with Ha Chain linked fences.

Dibru Saikhowa National ParkLaika Gaon, Assam 786150, India

Dibru-Saikhowa National Park is a national park in Assam, India, located in Dibrugarh and Tinsukia districts. It was designated a Biosphere Reserve in July 1997 with an area of 765 km2. The park is bounded by the Brahmaputra and Lohit Rivers in the north and Dibru river in the south. It mainly consists of moist mixed semi-evergreen forests, moist mixed deciduous forests, canebrakes and grasslands. It is the largest salix swamp forest in north-eastern India, with a tropical monsoon climate .

Dubare Elephant Camp-Resort-JunglelodgesKushalanagar, Nanjarayapatna, Karnataka 571234, India

An important base for the Karnataka Forest Department's elephants. At present, after logging operations with elephants have ceased, the elephants have been practically retired except for giving interaction activities with them to tourists.

Eravikulam National ParkEravikulam National Park, The Wildlife Warden Munnar PO, Idukki, Kerala, 685612, India

See endangered Nilgiri tahrs at close quarters, immerse in the amazing nature.

Etawah Safari ParkEtawah - Bhind Bypass Rd, Saraiya village, Etawah, Uttar Pradesh 206001, India

Etawah safari park is a proposed drive-through safari park in Etawah and one of the biggest in Asia with a perimeter of 8km.  It is situated at 2-hour driving distances from the city of the Taj Mahal, Agra and about 3-hour driving distances from state capital Lucknow.

Guindy National ParkRangeguindy, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600025, India

Guindy national park is a protected area of Tamilnadu and the 8th smallest national park in India and one of the very few national parks situated inside a city.

Joypur Forest Joypur Forest Range Office, Jangalmahal, West Bengal 722138, India

Joypur forest is thickly forest stippled with a lot of trees. The clam forest is not only famous for the trees, and there is also large varieties of wild living beings also. An observatory inside the forest gives a panoramic view of the entire forest.

The Mudumalai Sanctuary is an important wildlife habitat due to its strategic position as a Wildlife corridor between several other protected areas making an essential part of the Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve.

Muthanga Wildlife SanctuaryNational Highway 212, Muthanga, Kerala 673592, India

Muthanga Wildlife Sanctuary amazes the visitors with its rich fauna and an opportunity to come in close contact with some of the elusive creatures of the wild.

Nandan Van ZooAtari, Chhattisgarh 492001, India

A place with its primary objective to protect and conserve animals.  It is famous for its rich flora and fauna. and there is safari, boating, and so many other activities.

Orang National ParkSingari Bangali Gaon, Assam 784110, India

The Orang National Park is a national park in India located on the northern bank of the Brahmaputra River in the Darrang and Sonitpur districts of Assam. It covers an area of 78.81 km2. It was established as a sanctuary in 1985 and declared a national park on 13 April 1999. It has a rich flora and fauna, including great Indian rhinoceros, pygmy hog, Asian elephant, wild water buffalo and Bengal tiger. It is the only stronghold of rhinoceros on the north bank of the Brahmaputra river.

Parambikulam Tiger ReserveParambikulam, Anappady, Parambikulam Road, Palakkad District, Parambikulam, Kerala 678661, India

Trek through the best of protected forests of Western Ghat Mountains in Kerala.

Pobitora Wildlife SanctuaryPobitora Forest Range Office Road, Pabitara, Assam 782411, India

Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary is a wildlife sanctuary on the southern bank of the Brahmaputra in Morigaon district in Assam, India. It was declared in 1987 and covers 38.85 km2, providing grassland and wetland habitat for the Indian rhinoceros.