Nagarjunasagar wildlife Sanctuary

India - Andhra Pradesh - Nagarjunasagar wildlife Sanctuary

Nagarjunasagar wildlife Sanctuary is the largest of India's Tiger Reserves. Adjoining the reserve is the large reservoir of the Nagarjunasagar Dam on the River Krishna. The dry deciduous forests of this sanctuary provide shelter to a range of animals from the tiger and leopard at the top of the food chain, to deer, sloth bear, hyena, jungle cat, palm civet, bonnet macaque and pangolin.

Location : 29-km From Macherla, Andhra Pradesh.
Coverage Area : 3568 sq. km.
Best Time To Visit : October to June.
Accommodation : Guest Houses and Cottages available within the sanctuary.
Transport Information :
  • Nearest railway : Rail-Hyderabad (150 km).
  • Nearest airport : Air-Hyderabad (150 km).
  • By Road : Srisailam is 190 km from Kurnool, 220 km from Guntur, 470 km from Chennai, and 85 km from Mannanur.
Nearby Cities : Macherla ( 29 km)
Wild Life :
  • Spotted Deers
  • Jungle Cat
  • Palm Civet
  • Hyena
  • Leopard
  • Bonnet Macaque
  • Pangolin
  • Sloth Bear
  • Tigers