In India, sanctuaries are mostly area or sites of great natural beauty or a historical or archeological importance they are preserves of natural wildlife that are main areas of outstanding scenic beauty and remarkable natural phenomena. Sanctuaries are almost entirely faunal in character. The emphasis so far has been on the faunal character, and the..
Known by the sobriquet of ‘Heartland of India’, Uttar Pradesh has fascinated people with its modern outlook and at the same time has also retained its old-world charm making it a favourite destination of many. The state lives up to its reputation with the eclectic celebrations of various faiths and cultures, rising number of immigrants..
Pilibhit Tiger Reserve is located in Pilibhit district, Lakhimpur Kheri District and Bahraich District of Uttar Pradesh. It lies along the India-Nepal border in the foothills of Himalayas. According to an estimate Pilibhit has over 800 km sq. forests constituting roughly 23% of the total area of the districts. The north-eastern boundary of the reserve..
Lashing rains, a damp breeze in your hair and a steaming cup of chai are just some of the things that are synonymous with the annual monsoons, and offer a much needed respite from the blistering heat of summer. While going for a holiday during the rains comes with its own hassles, U.P has wondrous delights in store for the..
Dudhwa Tiger Reserve covers an area of 495 sq. miles, located in the Bahraich and Lakhimpur Khiri districts of Uttar Pradesh. Dudhwa National Park, Kishanpur Wildlife Sanctuary and Katarniaghat Wildlife Sanctuary combined together forms the Dudhwa Tiger Reserve. Under “Project Tiger”, it was declared a Tiger Reserve in 1987. On its Northern and Southern boundaries..