KAUNDINYA WILDLIFE SANCTUARY

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Location : 50-km From Chittoor, Andhra Pradesh
Area : 358-sq-km
Best Time To Visit : October To May

The Variety Of Flora
This sanctuary is located 50-km from Chittoor and 120-km from Bangalore by road. It covers an area of 358-sq-kms. The area is covered by southern tropical thorn type of forests, consisting of flora Albiziaamara, Ficusreligiosa, Ficustomentosa, Ficus Bengalensis and Bamboo.

Porcupine,  Andhra PradeshThe flora also consists of a species, which is a regeneration of 'santalum' album. The habitat of Kaundinya sanctuary is rugged with high hills and deep valleys. The Kaigal and Kaundinya are two streams, which flow through the sanctuary.

Fauna
Tourists can find a wide variety of animals like Cheetal, Four horned Antelope, Sambhar, Mouse Deer, Hare, Porcupine, Wild boar, Jungle Cat, Jackal, Sloth Bear, Panther, Jungle Fowl, Peafowl's and Elephants.

HOW TO GET THERE

Rail: Nearest Railway station is at Chittoor.

Road: It is well connected by State buses. Tourists can take taxis from Chittoor.

WHERE TO STAY

Forest Guest House, Palamaneru



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