Tipeshwar wildlife sanctuary
Sight Address : Naik Sukali, Pandharkawada Taluka, Near Adilabad Railway Station, Yavatmal Maharashtra 445302, , India. Edit
The Tipeshwar Wildlife Sanctuary is in the Pandharkawada Taluka and covers an area of 148 sq km. It comprises southern tropical moist mixed forests, hilly terrain and consists of shrubs and green pastures. The sanctuary is home to animals like black-buck, sambar, hare, monkey, bear, wolf, jackal, blue-bell, chital and wild cat. This sanctuary also has timber, teak, aola, ain and other moist dry deciduous trees. The best time to visit the sanctuary is between the months of March and June. The Adilabad Railway Station and Yavatmal Railway Station are the closest to the sanctuary. The Pandharkawada Bus Station, situated on National Highway 7 is about 22 km away from the sanctuary, while the Sonegaon Airport in Nagpur is at a distance of 172 km.
Area : 148 sq. km.
Gate : Mathni and Sunna
Harbours wide range of insects and ant species. It has 29 species of mammals and 160 species of birds, besides 26 species of reptiles out of which 6 are endangered.
Safari timings during Summer : 6.30 am to 10.30 & 3 pm to 6 pm.
Best Season to Visit
March to June.
Best Time To Visit
Time Required for Sightseeing
Area Cover by Sanctuary : 148 sq. km
Tourism Route : 45 km
Requied Time : 3 – 4 Hours..
Ticket Required : Yes Edit
Individual National Adult Rs. : Rs. 50/-
Kids Rs. : Rs. 25/-
Individual Foreigner Adult Rs. : Rs. 50/-
Kids Rs. : Rs. 25/-
Still Photo Camera Rs. : N.A.
Video Camera Rs. : N.A.
Vehicle/ Gypsies Rs. : Vehicles – Rs. 100/-
(Gypsies Not available. Private Vehicles allowed. Vehicles allowed per day – 25)
Vehicles allowed Per Gates : No upper limit, but 25 allowed at a time
Guide Required : Yes Edit
Approximate cost: Rs. 240/-
Dress Code (If Any) : No Edit
Dress Require: N.A.
How to ReachEdit
Taxi : Private Taxies are available here. Tipeshwar wildlife sanctuary is 20 km from Pandharkavda via Parwa, Kaleshwar Fata and Mathni. And 190 km from Nagpur from NH7. Padharkavda can be reached from Nagpur via Hinganghat on Hyderabad road. Adilabad railway station and yavatmal are closest districts places.
Bus : Nearest Bus station is Pandharkawada at 22-km on National Highway – 7.
Train : Nearest railway station is Adilabad at 35-km in AndhraPradesh from the sanctuary. The nearest railway station in Maharashtra from the sanctuary is Yavatmal Situated at 70-km.
Air : Nearest Airport is Sonegaon, Nagpur at 172-km from the Sanctuary.
Others : N.A.
Things to CarryEdit
- Carry some food, Plenty of water and Camera.
Safety / WarningEdit
- Do not disturb the animals during day time as most of the nocturnal animals sleep during day time.
- Police – 100
- Fire – 101
- Ambulance – 102