How to find Wildlife Sanctuaries near Me?
The article talks about one of the common questions we get, “How to find Wildlife Sanctuaries near Me”. Considering India has more than 650 wildlife Sanctuaries (including those in Andaman and Lakshadweep) most people know the well known 10 and after that most people are unaware of many that are around them and that too within driving distances. This article is intended to answer that question and help people explore the unknown and the unexplored.
Step by Step procedure on finding Wildlife Sanctuaries near Me
Let’s work on a case of finding wildlife sanctuaries say near Visakhapatnam in Andra Pradesh say within driving distance which lets assume as 400 kms.
Step 1. Please download the app “WildTrails India App” – available on both iOS and Android. For this experiment we need the “Share my Location”. Please do say Yes when it asks for while installing the App or please enable the same explicitly.
Step 2. Open the App and the first screen should look like this
Step 3: Click on “Get Started” and you should get this screen
Step 4: Click on the First Grid, “Sanctuaries” and you should get the screen as below
If you had enabled share current location for the app, you should get the list of sanctuaries ordered by the distance from where you are.
Step 5: Click on the the “Filter” icon on the top right corner (the icon which looks like a Funnel) and you should get a screen like below
Switch on the “Filter by Distance”
Set the Slider to 450 kms
It Should look like below:
Click on “Distance From” and choose “Pick Location” and type in whatever town you are interested in. If you want to find near you, just “Current Location” which is default is fine. if you want to find based on sanctuaries distances from Airport, choose “Closest Airport”. Lets choose “Pick Location” and type “Vi’ and you will get Vishakapatnam and choose that
and click “Done” and you should get the screen like below. Click on “Apply”
That’s it and you should get a list of Wildlife Sanctuaries near you or near the town you suggested as below:
Now click on any sanctuary in that list, you will get complete details of that sanctuary including how to reach there, what kinds of mammals, birds, & reptiles to expect there, any sepciality of the sanctuary, how to get a safari done there and lot more.
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