An adventure tour in India is incomplete without having a rendezvous with the amazing and exotic wildlife of the country. But no, we are not encouraging you to pack your bags and take off to the dense wilderness of the country to have a view at them, there is another way indeed.
Through the popular wildlife sanctuaries of the country, some of which are also world famous, you can have a very wild treat of the wild creatures and a rustic environment. Have an adventure trip to India, covering some of the best national parks here.
Ranthambore Park lies in the state of Rajasthan, and is a very enclosed area, which is considered as a tourist spot in itself. It is a Project Tiger Reserve of India, established to preserve the population of the national animal of the country. Along with tigers you can also see many predators, and dry deciduous forests here. Various lakes and forts are also here, which will increase the adventure.
Jim Corbett National Park in Uttarakhand is also a Tiger Reserve Project of the country, preserving the endangered Bengal Tiger of the country. A perfect adventurous destination, this is the oldest park in the country also fit for an Eco tour with amazing natural bounties as well.
A popular national park in the central Indian state of Madhya Pradesh, its dense forests and wildlife are the most exciting features you can explore. Along with the important member tiger, a lot of leopards and deers can be seen here too.
Situated on the Western Ghats, and touching the borders of Tamil Nadu, this national park in Kerala, is very popular for its sheer beauty and tourism. This one is also a Project Tiger Reserve of the country, and also offer jeep safaris for its tourists. The beautiful lakes, and rafting on them enhances the fun.
Popular as a World Heritage Site, this national park of the country is situated in the north eastern Assam, and cherishes its population of one horned rhinoceros, though also a Tiger Reserve. It can also be applauded for water buffaloes, elephants and other animals. Enjoy the grasslands and sights of Brahmaputra river, and have an exciting time in Assam.
The splendid mangrove forests of Bengal, are included within this area, which got its name from the throngs of sundari trees. Also acknowledged as a World Heritage Site, Sunderbans has amazing river bodies as well as forest areas. Bengal tigers, crocodiles and snakes are some creatures you can spot here.
Located in Madhya Pradesh, Kanha is a popular Tiger Reserve of India. With brilliant flora and forest areas, this park is famous for its sloth bear, leopard, wild dog, and of course the Bengal tiger. Have an adventurous time exploring the wild beauty of the country here.
In Tamil Nadu state of India, Mudumalai has a very scenic location in the Nilgiri hills. This park is also acknowledged as a Tiger Reserve, but it is also popular for its endangered elephants, and leopards. And you can also see various prey birds here, like vultures.
Very popular for its handsome Asiatic lions, this forest protected area, is in the state of Gujarat. With mazing flora and fauna, the park is treated well and is looked after by the government forest department and various NGOs. A nice place to check out the lions and reservoir.
Also a World Heritage Site, Keoladeo is a popular place known as the home of various species of birds, and especially migratory birds like Siberian cranes. Situated in Bharatpur region of Rajasthan, this park is also popular for its wetlands and grasslands.
Explore a wonderful and mesmerizing wildlife of India on a wildlife tour, which will provide you a prefect amount of adventure in the country.
Last updated : Jan 3, 2012.