Badalkhol Wildlife Sanctuary
It is situated at approx. 160 kms north of Raigarh and one of the most famous wildlife reserves in Chhattisgarh. 44 percent of this sanctuary region is filled with dense forests and wildlife sanctuaries.
The sanctuary is rich in various wildlife species. The fauna comprises of evergreen sal forests, precious teak forests and mixed forests of different qualities. The species in the santuary are deer, chinkara, gazelle and the spotted dear. There are other species as well like Nilgai, Sambar, Chausingha, sloth bear, wild boar, jackal and hyna. It is also a shelter for the birds like peacock, owl, pigeon, quail, parrot and stork. The migratory birds also visit it. One can also found tigers and leopards at the sanctuary, but in limited numbers. The sanctuary is considered to be a bird watchers paradise as it is a home for the birds. At times, one can also find a bison. The people can easily visit the sanctuary with any means of transport. The people can easily get the facility of accommodation in several hotels. It is open in most part of the year but the best time to visit is November to June.
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