Kailadevi Wildlife Sanctuary

Kailadevi Wildlife Sanctuary, Karauli

Location: Karauli, Rajasthan
Total Area: 677 sq. km.
Birth Date: 19/07/1983
Animals: Leopard, Wild Wolf, Bears, Hyenas, Jackals, Sambhar Deer, Cheetal, Nilgai, etc.

Kailadevi Wildlife Sanctuary is near to Karauli township in Dand land on the northeastern border of Rajasthan. It acquires a very area of 677 sq.km. with deciduous forests and an attractive assemblage of animals like Wild Wolfs, Wild boar, foxes, nilgai, chinkara, chital, hyena, sloth bear, and porcupines.

Places of Intrest near Kailadevi Sanctuary

  • Kaila Devi Mandir
  • Madan Mohan Ji Mandir
  • City Palace of Karauli
  • Kalyani Mandir
  • Timangarh Fort
  • Ramotra Fort (Sapotra)
  • Shri Mahavir Ji Temples
  • Dhundeshwar Mahadev Mandir

Flora & Fauna in Kailadevi Wildlife Sanctuary

This Kailadevi Sanctuary is covered with Anogiesus Pendula family plants locals called Dhok, on the other hand, most of the land is flat land with scrubbers and Euphorbia species. Like Antiquorum, Lactea, Asthma-plant, etc. are seen commonly in Kailadevi Wildlife Sanctuary.

Wild Wolf in Kailadevi (Keladevi) Wildlife Sanctuary
Photo by Rudraksha Chodankar, CC-BY-SA-4.0

It is heaven for wolf families and for adventure seekers. Kailadevi Sanctuary is the home of wild animal families of Indian Jackal, Red Indian Fox, Striped Hyenas, and wild dogs. But you also capture the movement with Chinkaras, Sambhar Deer. Must visit villages in Karauli because it is the most backward area of Rajasthan. Contact me if you want to stay or live a few days here.

Best Time to Visit Kailadevi Wildlife Sanctuary

According to me as a local, you must visit here in the Rainy season & in the winter season. Between September to February month. Karauli is a backward area but it is the most beautiful area of Rajasthan with no famous tourist places.

How to Reach Kailadevi Wildlife Sanctuary

By Railway

The nearest railway station to reach Kailadevi sanctuary is Gangapur City Railway Station. The station is about 60 km away from Keladevi sanctuary. Buses are available from the city bus stand at any time. Contact me if you visit here, Iโ€™ll arrange home and food for you.

By Airway

The nearest airport to reach the Kailadevi wildlife sanctuary is Jaipur International Airport. It is about 183 km away from Karauli district of Rajasthan. I suggest you take rest in Jaipur than find a rental car or bike service. Then explore Rajasthan in your way.

By Roadway

Karauli is well connected by National Highway 23 (Kothun to Dholpur district in Rajasthan). Bus services are started at 4:00 AM and end at 9:00 PM but few buses and taxies are available all time. Distance between Kailadevi Wildlife Sanctuary from major cities of Rajasthan are mention below:-

Cities

Distance B/w Major Cities

Jaipur

192 Km (via NH-23)

Sawai Madhopur

129 Km (via RJ SH-1)

Kota

301 Km (via RJ SH-1)

Delhi (NCR)

323 Km (via NH-19 & 44)

Dholpur

130 Km (via NH-23)

Bharatpur

156 Km (via NH-21)

 

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