Nagzira National Park

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NAGZIRA WILDLIFE SANCTUARY

This picturesque Nagzira wildlife sanctuary is blessed with abundant vegetation and is the natural habitat of 34 species of mammals, 166 species of reptiles and 4 species of amphibians. A wide variety of insects, ants and butterflies also abound in these forests.

Nagzira wildlife habitat consists mostly of tigers, panthers, bison, sambar, nilgai, chital, wild boar, sloth bears and wild dogs.

Navegaon National Park (50km), Itiadoh dam (65km), the Tibetan camp at Gothangaon (60 km) and Pratapgad (70 km) are the other tourist attractions in close proximity to the sanctuary.

Distance from Nagpur: 125 Km

Nagzira, Maharashtra

Timings:

October 1 – January 31 — 7 am to 6 pm.
February 1 – June 15 — 7 am to 7 pm.
June 16 – September 30 — Closed.

Weather

For most of the year, temperatures are moderate and pleasant. The best time to visit is during April and May.

Getting there
The nearest airport is Nagpur.
The nearest bus stand is Sakoli, 22 km away.
Close by rail stations are Nagpur (122 km), Gondia (45 km) and Bhandara (75 km).