Doodhwa national park is one of the most popular national parks located in Uttar Pradesh. The place lies in between India and Nepal boarder in Lakhmipur Kheri district of Uttar Pradesh. The park was founded in 1958 and got the name as a wildlife sanctuary in 1977. The place is one of the most familiar tourist destinations in India and many tourist come here to see wild tigers moving under open sky.
The dense forest and decent surrounding makes the place one of the perfect location for wild lives. There are several varieties of animals, reptiles and birds found in Doodhwa national park. If you have desire to watch Indian tigers moving in an open habitat, you can visit Doodhwa national park. This would help you to watch several other wild animals like deer, antelope, Sambar, jackal, barking deer, spotted deer and rhinoceros. Many tourists come to the place every year to see these wild animals moving in the park.
If you are a bird lover you may get a chance to watch several species of bird by visiting Doodhwa national park. There are around 350 species of birds living in the national park. Some of these birds are migratory in nature while some stays there for years. Doodhwa national park is well known for its avifauna. Some of the popular species of birds living here are painted storks, barbets, cranes, kingfisher, bulbul, bee eaters and some other birds. There are some mighratory birds like woodpecker, bengal florican and swamp Francolin living in the national park as well.
There are hundreds of flora species living in the Doodhwa national park. The herbs, trees and bushes make the place one of the perfect locations for all small, medium and large sized animals. The big tree provides right shelter to all migratory and resident birds. The water places present in between the park allows the animals to live in a cool and refreshing surrounding. Animals like antelope are completely dependent on the water. Hence one can spot group of antelopes and deer taking rest near the lakes or rivers present in the Park. There are around 107 species of herbs, 31 species of grass and 89 species of medium and big trees.
Elephant Safari is one of the prime attractions in Doodhwa national park. With the help of Elephant safari you can go deep into the forest and watch giant elephants moving in an open habitat. Apart from elephants you can also spot several other animals and birds there.
Dudhwa National Park Photo Gallery
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