KAWAL WILDLIFE SANCTUARY

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Location : Jannaram, 50-km From Mancherial Adilabad District, Andhra Pradesh
Area : 893-sq-km
Best Time To Visit : February To May
Originally Named As : Game Reserve

Kawal Wildlife Sanctuary is located in Jannaram 50-km from Mancherial, Adilabad district and is 260-kms from Hyderabad It was established in 1965 and was originally managed as a 'Game Reserve'. It spreads over 893-sq-km with dry deciduous teak forest, bamboo and miscellaneous species of flora. Because of its rich biodiversity it was declared as a sanctuary.

Peacock, Kawal Wildlife Sanctuary,  Andhra PradeshFauna
Animals like Cheetal, Sambar, Nilgai, Muntjac (barking deer), Indian Bison (Gaur), Sloth Bear, Panther, Tiger and variety of birds like Peacocks, Patridges, Quails, Vultures, Eagles, Kites, Owls, Mynas, Pigeons, Tree - pies, Kingfishers are seen in the sanctuary. One can find reptiles like Python, Crocodile, Star Tortoise, Cobra, Kraite, and Monitor Lizard.

HOW TO GET THERE

Rail: Nearest railway station is at Mancherial, which is 50-km away.

Road: Tourists can take buses from Adilabad.

WHERE TO STAY

Forest rest house at Jannaram.



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