Established in 1977, Mahavir Swami Sanctuary is situated in Lalitpur, Uttar Pradesh
. It covers an area of over 5 sq km, and harbors varied species of flora and fauna.
In addition to a variety of birds, the residents include leopard, nilgai, wild boar, sambhar, black buck, blue bull, bear, jackals, langur and monkeys.
The best time to visit here is from November to April. There is a forest rest house to provide accommodation facilities.
The nearest railhead and bus station are at Jhansi, 125 km away.