Fast Facts :
Situated : Jannaram, (50km) away from Mancherial, Andhra Pradesh, India
Area : 893 sqkm
Apt time to visit : February - May
Originally known as : Game Reserve
Kawal Wildlife Sanctuary is an apt destination for the numerosity of flora and fauna in the country. This wildlife sanctuary is situated in the Adilabad district, Andhra Pradesh, sanctuary is placed at a distance of (50km) from Mancherila and (260km) from Hyderabad. Kawal Wildlife Sanctuary was founded in the year 1964, to safe guard the jeopardized species in their instinctive habitat. Owing to the bio diversity for the species, the oasis was acknowledged as a wildlife sanctuary.
Kawal Wildlife Sanctuary is a popular spot as tourist comes here to have a look at the natural habitat of the animals and birds. This wildlife sanctuary covers an area of 893sqkm and features dry deciduous forest with trees like bamboo, teak, numerous kinds of herbs, shrubs and trees can be found.Kawal Wildlife Sanctuary houses many animals including Barking Deer, Sloth Bear, Tiger, Nilgai, Sambar, Panther, Cheetal and Indian Bison.
Kawal Wildlife Sanctuary also has a varied range of reptiles like Star Tortoise, Cobra, Python, Monitor Lizard, Crocodile and many more. Now talking about the avian species you can trace birds like Owls, Kingfishers, Partridge, Peacocks, Mynahs, Eagles, and Quails. During the winter season, you can hear the chirping of migratory birds that reverberates in this region. If you are an ardent animal and bird lover, then wait near the rivulet to spot them as they come to drink water.
Winter is the best season for visiting this place nature at its full glory. You can go for jeep safari, as you can have a close look of the wildlife, yet safer and can make this trip a memorable one. Kawal Wildlife Sanctuary is a nice place to feel the thrill and adventure, amalgamated with enjoyment.
Accommodation is easily available at the Forest Guest House.