Barnawapara Wildlife Sanctuary

Barnawapara Wildlife Sanctuary

Barnawapara Wildlife Sanctuary, Safari Timings, Entry fees,

Area 245 Sq.Km
Declared Wildlife Sanctuary 1976
No.Of Zones Available No zone restrictions

Tourist crowd will be high during Dec and Jan months. This park is inhabited by Tigers, Wilddog, Elephants, Sloth Bears, Jackals, Leopards, striped Hyaenas, Spotted Deer, Barking Deer, Wildboar, Sambar, Gaur, Bison, Nilgai etc.

Commonly seen birds are Parrots, Indian Scops Owl, White-rumped Vultures, Peafowls, Red-wattled Lapwing, Woodpeckers, Kingfisher, Common Greenshank, Racket-tailed Drongos, Crow Pheasant etc. It is estimated that 150 Bird Species are available in this park.


Barnawapara Wildlife Sanctuary Opening Dates

Opening Dates 1 Nov – 30 Jun Winter and Summer Season
Closing Date 1 Jul – 31 Oct Monsoon Season


Safari Details

Gypsy Safari Available Daily
Seating Capacity 8 + 1 (driver) + 1 Guide
Guide Charge Rs.250 per vehicle
No.Of Open Gypsy’s 5
Charges for 30 Km Rs.1300
No.of Xenon Gypsy’s 2
Seating Capacity 14 + 1 driver+ 1 Guide
Guide Charge Rs.250 per vehicle
Charges for 30 Km Rs.1800

22 Trained Tourist Guides are available for the Safari.  Safari Advance booking is available for the tourists, which can be arranged by the tour operators.


Barnawapara Wildlife Sanctuary Opening Timings

Season Duration Morning Hours Afternoon Hours
Winter Nov–Mar (approx) 6:45 am – 11:00 am 2:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Summer Apr-Jun (Approx) 6:00 am – 10:30 am 3:00 pm – 6:30 pm


Entry fees

Entry for Ticket Cost
Indian Rs.55
Foreigner Rs.200
Gate Entry fees for India Rs.100
Gate Entry fees for Foreigner Rs.100
Guide Charges Rs.250


Food Arrangements

Canteen is available inside to serve Visitors.

Timings: 6:00 am – 4:00 pm


How to reach Barnawapara Wildlife Sanctuary?

By Air

  1. The nearest airport is at Raipur which is 85 Km away.

By Train

  1. The nearest railway station is at Mahasamund which is 60 Km away.

By Road

  1. The direct bus is not available. Taxi can be hired at Raipur to the Sanctuary.

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  1. Is this possible to take our own car in barnawapara wildlife santury ( suv vehicle) … Plzzz. Reply…

  2. We, 23members wish to take online booking of safary at barnawapara w l s on 26/12/2018 from 2.30pm to it possible?

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