Kumbhalgarh Wildlife Sanctuary

Kumbhalgarh Wildlife Sanctuary:

The Kumbhalgarh travel and tourism is known for its Wild Life Sanctuary. The wild life sanctuary at Kumbhalgarh lies in the flourishing green zone in the Rajsamand district of Rajasthan. The wildlife

Kumbhalgarh Wildlife Sanctuary

Kumbhalgarh Wildlife Sanctuary

sanctuary surrounds the fortress and is spread over an area of 578 sq km. The Sanctuary also covers regions of Udaipur and Pali district along with Rajsamand, ranging to an elevation from about 500 to 1300 meters.

The Kumbhalgarh wildlife sanctuary is a habitat to a wide variety of wildlife as well as exotic birds. It acts as a home to several animals such as leopards, wolf, hyena, jungle cat, four horned antelope, chinkara, jackal, sloth bear, gray jungle fowl, nilgai and many more. It an also an abode for several types of birds such as peacocks, gray pigeons, red spur owls, bulbul, white breasted kingfisher, doves, golden oriole, parakeets, etc. the sanctuary is a paradise for the bird watcher’s.

A barely jeepable, hazardous track takes the visitor to the Sanctuary. Kumbhalgarh is one of the few parks where horse rides are permitted. It is also the only place where the activities of the species of a rarely found wolf can be observed as well as studied. Another main attraction here are the crocodiles, which are bred scientifically in the lake.

Thousands of flamingos  ducks, egrets, spoonbills make use of the forest cover, jungle berries, algae, water grasses and fish to to sustain the cold during winter. The best time when the Sanctuary can be visited is from the month of October till the month of June.