Mount Abu Wildlife Sanctuary
Mount Abu Wildlife Sanctuary is located in oldest regions of Aravali and known as highest peak with a height of 1219 meters. The sanctuary is built across a 19 kilometer long 5-8 kilometers broad plateau. The breathtakingly beauty of this Sanctuary attracts various tourist all over the world by making it a popular destination for eco tourism. The Sanctuary is spread over an area of 288 square kilometers.
Mount Abu Wildlife Sanctuary was established in 1960.
The sanctuary consists of a rich variety of flora. Plants of medical importance and orchids can be observed here. Above 112 varieties of plants exist in this sanctuary. A few of them are mango, champa, roses, jasmine, khajur and kacchar.
The Mount Abu Wildlife Sanctuary contains a wide and varied range of fauna. There are over 250 species of bird- including the popular grey jungle fowl. The Mount Abu Wildlife sanctuary also houses jungle cat, small Indian civet, wolf, hyaena, jackal, Indian fox, common langur, wild including the endangered too.
Best time to visit:
Mount Abu Wildlife Sanctuary is open throughout the year. Best time to visit the park is during the months of February to June.
Visitors are advised to get in touch with officials of the sanctuary for complete information entry timings and fee. Usually the park remains open in between 07:00 AM to 05:30 PM.
There are several accommodation options around Mount Abu Wildlife Sanctuary to accommodate outsiders or tourists. Visitors are advised to get in touch with us to get know about accommodation and other facilities along with charges.
By Air: Udaipur has the nearest airport to Mount Abu Wildlife Sanctuary which is placed at a distance of 185 kilometers.
By Rail: Abu Road is the nearest railway station to Mount Abu Wildlife Sanctuary which is placed at a distance of 28 kilometers from the main city.
By Road: Is connected to national highway no. 14 at a distance of 24 kilometers and it is well connected through roadways, you can reach Mount Abu Wildlife Sanctuary.