Wildlife Sanctuaries in Himachal – Dhauladhar Wildlife Sanctuary, Kangra

Located in the Kangra district of Himachal Pradesh, pilule cialis Dhauladhar Wildlife Sanctuary is one of the most picturesque sanctuaries in Himachal Pradesh. Spread over an area of 944 sq km, Dhauladhar Wildlife Sanctuary was established in 1994.

It is surrounded by snow capped mountains on the three sides and the beautiful green valley lies in the front.

It is very rich in the population of flora, fauna and avian fauna. The beauty of Dhauladhars surrounding the sanctuary increases the scenic beauty of the sanctuary by leaps and bounds.

It is visited every year by large number of tourists. The sanctuary has numerous eco-tourism spots in and around its area.

Adventure sports lovers can avail the facilities of paragliding, trout fishing and make their stay memorable.

Thamsar Pass, View from Chota Bhangal

Thamsar pass and Thamsar Lake are the other tourist attractions around the sanctuary. Thamsar Pass connects the remotest Bada Bhangal region of the state to the Kangra/Mandi districts near BadaGraan/Barot. Thamsar Pass remains accessible only for a window of four months between June-September. Shepherds and trekking enthusiast frequently visit that area.

The vegetation in the region includes Deodars, Spruce, Oaks, Pine and mixed Conifer forests.

The wide variety of fauna present in the region includes Himalayan Tee Pie, Himalayan Ibex, Cheer, Pheasant, Civet etc.

The best time to visit the sanctuary is from April to October.

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