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Narsinghgarh Wildlife Sanctuary

Chidikho Sanctuary


Narsinghgarh Wildlife Sanctuary, established in 1974, is situated in Rajgarh District, Madhya Pradesh. Spread over an area of 57 sq km, it is home to a large variety of flora and fauna.

Major animal species found here include chital, sambar, blue bull, leopard and wild boar. Chidikhon Tank, situated in the heart of the sanctuary, is a habitat of several local and migratory birds. Over 164 species of birds can be sighted here. The main attraction here is the peacocks.

There are hundreds of natural caves in the sanctuary, which bears ancient white and red wall paintings.

The best time to visit the sanctuary is from November to June.

The nearest airport is at Bhopal. Biaora Railway Station is the nearest railhead. Regular buses are available from Narsinghgarh Bus Station.



Updated on 7th June, 2005
District: Rajgarh
Location: Narsinghgarh    

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