Mandagadde Bird Sanctuary is one of the best places to spot birds. Know more about Mandagadde Bird Sanctuary and things to do here.
With recorded forest area of around 38720 square kilometers, Karnataka enjoys a rich and diverse wildlife. This Indian state has a number of wildlife sanctuaries across its length and breadth for preserving its fauna. The 539.58 Square Km, Biligiriranga Swamy Temple Wildlife Sanctuary is habitat for a variety of mammals like elephants, tigers, sloth bears, gaur, barking deer and sambar. Situated between Chikmagalur and Shimoga, the Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary is a tiger reserve and also has a leopard population. Dandeli Wildlife Sanctuary in Uttara Kannada district is home to Malabar giant squirrel, elephant and wild boar.
Karnataka also has sanctuaries for birds such as the Ranibennur Blackbuck Sanctuary and Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary. Mainly a blackbuck conserves, Ranibennur Blackbuck Sanctuary is also a habitat for endangered great Indian Bustard. Other notable wildlife sanctuaries in Karnataka are Adichunchangiri Wildlife Sanctuary, Daroji Sloth Bear Sanctuary and Cauvery Wildlife Sanctuary. Read more about Sanctuaries in Karnataka
Jayamangali Blackbuck Reserve near Tumkur is a must-visit before nature buffs. Know more about Jayamangali Blackbuck Reserve and its flora and fauna
Pushpagiri Wildlife Sanctuary in Coorg is one of the must visit sanctuaries in Karnataka. Know more about Pushpagiri Wildlife Sanctuary.
Deva Raya Wildlife Sanctuary is a wildlife sanctuary in Bellary. Know more about Deva Raya Wildlife Sanctuary, visiting time, entry fee etc.
Ranebennur Blackbuck Sanctuary is a must visit for nature buff. Know more about Ranebennur Blackbuck Deer Sanctuary, its visiting time, entry fees etc.
Bankapura Peacock Sanctuary is situated inside the Bankapura Fort. Know more about Bankapura Peacock Sanctuary and its bio-diversity.
Attiveri Bird Sanctuary in Mundgod, Hubli is a less explored bird sanctuary in Karnataka. Read on to know more about Attiveri Bird Sanctuary.
Daroji Sloth Bear Sanctuary near Hampi is the only place where we find Sloth Bears in India. Entree fees, & about the bears in Daroji Bear Sanctuary.
Karnataka has many sanctuaries to offer to its visitors. Nature lovers cannot afford to miss them