Nauradehi Wildlife Sanctuary, flora and fauna of Madhya Pradesh
Nauradehi is the largest wildlife sanctuary located in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh. The sanctuary is a home to several species of wild animals and mammals. The sanctuary area (over 5500 square meters) is a part of Forest landscape. It established in 1975 with an area of 1,197 square kilometers about 90kiometers from Jabalpur and 54 kilometers from Sagar. Nauradehi Wildlife Sanctuary much connected to the significant cities in Madhya Pradesh. It is a potential area for Cheetah Reintroduction in India. The Sanctuary Flora sustained by two rivers such as Narmada and Ganges.
Best Time to Explore Wilderness of Nauradehi Sanctuary
The Park is opened from November to June months. During this time, the animals are active in this sanctuary. Summer from March to June gains heavy temperature ranging up to 30 degree Celsius. July is the start of Monsoon season and it continues until the month of September. At this time, it experiences moderately warm and Humid Climate. October is marked as the start of Winter season lasts until February. During this season, Nauradehi experiences cold climate. The best time to explore Nauradehi is winter i.e November to January months provides a favorable climate to the thrilling enthusiasts.
Wild Animals & Birds and Things to do in Nauradehi Wildlife Sanctuary
Indian wolf, well-known as keystone species of Nauradehi Sanctuary. In this sanctuary, travelers will explore 115 species of animals, 226 species of birds. Due to the presence of perennial water source including other rivers there a great number of birds protected in this area. Trekking, Wildlife Safari, Jungle Safari, Tiger Safat are famous adventure activities in this sanctuary.
Bengal tiger, Indian leopard, striped hyena, wild dog (Dhole), Bengal fox, Muggar crocodile, golden jackal, and bears are other species in this park.
Birds in Nauradehi sanctuary
Painted stork, open-billed stork, spotted an owl, barred jungle owlet, black-shouldered kite, Indian pond heron, green sandpiper, pied myna, common myna, wood sandpiper, Red-wattled Lapwing, yellow wagtail, and etc.
How To Reach And Accommodation in Nauradehi
The sanctuary much linked to the major tourist destination in Madhya Pradesh via rail, road, and airways.
- The nearest airport located in Jabalpur and Bhopal. From this airports flights connected to the major airports in India.
- The sanctuary situated at Sagar, Damoh, and Narshinghpur districts in Madhya Pradesh. These are the nearest railway heads to this sanctuary.
- The Jabalpur- Jaipur highway passes through this sanctuary about 88 kilometers away from Jabalpur. Regular buses and taxies available to this sanctuary from Bhopal, Jabalpur.
Nauradehi Wildlife Sanctuary offered a wide range of accommodation facilities include Forest rest house and guests to all kinds of travelers. It provides Forest Tourist Guides for visitors to Nauradehi.