Thattekkad Bird Sanctuary

Main attractions of Birds here are Indian rollers, cuckoos, common snipes, crow pheasants, jungle nightjars, kites, grey drongos, Malabar trogons, woodpeckers, large pied wagtails, baya sparrows, grey jungle fowls, Indian hill mynas, robins, jungle babblers, sunbirds and darters. Rare birds found here are Crimson – throated barbets, bee – eaters shrikes, fairy bluebirds, gray – […]

Gorumara Wildlife Sanctuary

General Information: Place: Jalpaiguri District Main Wildlife Found: one-horned Rhinoceros, Elephant, Gaur, Birds Location: Bank of Murti River Nearest town: Lataguri Best time to visit: November to March Off Season: 15th June to 14th September (Sanctuary closed) Introduction: Gorumara is West Bengal’s fifth National Park.This Sanctuary  is famous for its flora and fauna.The park has […]

Mahananda Wildlife Sanctuary

General Information: Date of establishment: 1959. Area: 159square.kilometers. Location: The sanctuary is at a distance of only 13kms from Siliguri and comes under Darjeeling Wildlife division. Main Wildlife Found: Royal Bengal Tiger, gigantic elephants, sturdy Indian bison, timid spotted, barking deer. Best Time to Visit: Throughout the Year Introduction: Mahananda Wildlife Sanctuary is in the […]