Kumbhalgarh Wildlife Sanctuary situated in the Rajsamand District of Rajasthan and surrounds the Kumbhalgarh fortress. The sanctuary spreads across the Aravalli Range, covering parts of Rajsamand, Udaipur, and Pali districts. It is in the region of 105 kilometers from Udaipur city and south of Jaipur. The city of Kumbhalgarh is very well-known for the Kumbhagarh Fort, the most outstanding Fort out of 84 forts, which stood during the Mewar kingdom of Rajasthan. The city is famous for its forts, palaces, temples and wild life sanctuary. The Kumbhalgarh city is one of the main tourist's spot across the globe.
Kumbhalgarh Wildlife Sanctuary is home to a very large variety of wild life, and some of them are highly dying out species. The wild life includes wolf, leopards, sloth bear, hyena, jackal, jungle cat, sambhar, nilgai, chausingha or the four horned antelope, chinkara and hare. The bird life at Kumbhalgarh is also enjoyable. The normally shy and untrusting grey jungle fowl can be spotted here. You will also see the peacocks and doves can be seen on a regular basis feeding on grains provided by the jungle guards and caretakers. Bird like the red spur owls, parakeets, golden oriole, grey pigeons, Bulbul, and white breasted kingfisher can also be seen near the water holes. Kumbhalgarh’s natural beauty attracts hundreds of tourists and because of its easy conveyance connectivity from Udaipur, which is 100 km from here. Foot trekking and horse safari organized by local tour operators are proving to be very popular. A typical jungle safari route enters the sanctuary from the Kumbhalgarh Fort and cutting across the sanctuary to reach Ghanerao, and then borders an old abandoned road. On this road, one can sight Chinkaras, Neelgais, four horned Antelope and many birds.
Kumbhalgarh Wildlife Sanctuary is a well-known tourist attraction counted majorly on Rajasthan Tourism. It attracts not only adults but mostly children as it is an abode to a large number of wild species and birds. In this sanctuary tourist can enjoy exclusive jungle safari and gain a great experience especially in the winters.
Kumbhalgarh Wildlife Sanctuary is located nearby Udaipur City. And tourist who are plannig for the national park can either reach via buses or can book taxi.
By Air : Udaipur Airport is the nearest airport which is about 85 km from the Wildlife Sanctuary.
By Rail : Falna Railway Station is the nearest Railway Station.
Kumbhalgarh Wildlife Sanctuary Entry Fees : Rs 100 on Weekdays & Rs 75 on Weekends.
Kumbhalgarh Wildlife Sanctuary Timings : 7:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Best Time to Visit : October and March