Achanakmar Wildlife Sanctuary
Located on the north-west of Bilaspur dist. Of Chhattisgarh (80km from Bilaspur; 180km from Raipur). The sanctuary is covering its span area of 557 sq km of Bilaspur district.
The topography of the region is supports eastern high lands moist deciduous forest, and moist peninsular Sal Forest.
This wildlife sanctuary is the home for different species of flora and fauna, which covered with different species of trees and medicinal plants. Flora of the sanctuary comprise the trees of Sal, Saja, Bija and Bamboo. Fauna found in the sanctuary includes Bengal Tiger, Leopard, Gaur, Sambar,chital, striped byena, jackals, the sloth bear, dhole, nilgai, four-horned antelope, chinkara, black buck, muntjak, antilope, cervicapra, Indian muntjac, and wild boar etc., Varieties of birds and reptilian species etc.)
Best time to visit: November to 15th June
Closing of the sanctuary: 15th June to Oct. ( During Monsoon)
Booking of safari: advance booking
Nearest airport: Raipur – 180km ; Nearest Railway Station: Belgahna – 70km, Bilaspur- 80 km; Nearest Bus Stand: Pendra town-50 km
There are govt. guest house and private eco cottage is available in buffer area of this Wildlife Sanctuary, due to limited accommodation to avoid the rush please book in advance
Suggested tour Itinerary:
Tour code: 214/AMWS
Duration of Tour: 2 Night/ 3Days
Day1- Bilaspur-Achanakmar( 2hr drive+ visit)
Upon arrival Bilaspur railway station transfer by road (1.30hr drive) to Achanakmar Wildlife Sanctuary check in a clean and comfort eco resort and after fresh up afternoon meet the wild animal and birds on nature while Rumble around the sanctuary by 1st jeep safari.
Day2- Achanakmar Wildlife Sanctuary-
Early standup for the jeep safari and drive towards tangli pathar watch tower area, overlook the photographic view of the sanctuary. Rumble around the sanctuary and meet some rear species of animal and birds on nature.
Also near to the waterhole point to meet the wild animal on nature. Afternoon again the open jeep safari
Day3- Achanakmar Wildlife Sanctuary–Departure
Early standup again for 4th open jeep Safari to meet the wild tiger on nature (depend upon luck) then after breakfast departure for your onwards destination.
Note: our tour price includes four safari, 2night accommodation, all food (2breakfast, 2lunch & 2dinner) with mineral bottled water for drink, taxi with fuel from arrival till departure and naturalist during safari.
Caution: Try to obey the jungle rule accordingly in order. Respect the nature and enjoy the nature.
|Keep mineral water while hiking||Walk or drive night time in core area|
|Keep mosquito repellent||Take any arms and weapons|
|Keep silence||Take Crackles and music system|
|Use green or grey color cloth and cap while hiking.||Feed the wild animal, birds and reptile|
|Keep binocular and camera||Disturb the animal, birds and reptile|
|Keep proper permit and entry document||Use plastic polythin|
|Keep blanket while safari in winter||Mimicries the animal and birds|