Barnawapara Wildlife Sanctuary

Barnawapara Wildlife Sanctuary, Safari Timings, Entry fees,

Area245 Sq.Km
Declared Wildlife Sanctuary1976
No.Of Zones AvailableNo zone restrictions

Tourist crowd will be high during Dec and Jan months. This park is inhabited by Tigers, Wild dog, 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 Dates1 Nov – 30 JunWinter and Summer Season
Closing Date1 Jul – 31 OctMonsoon Season

Safari Details

Gypsy SafariAvailable Daily
Seating Capacity8 + 1 (driver) + 1 Guide
Guide ChargeRs.250 per vehicle
No.Of Open Gypsy’s5
Charges for 30 KmRs.1300
No.of Xenon Gypsy’s2
Seating Capacity14 + 1 driver+ 1 Guide
Guide ChargeRs.250 per vehicle
Charges for 30 KmRs.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

SeasonDurationMorning HoursAfternoon Hours
WinterNov–Mar (approx)6:45 am – 11:00 am2:30 pm – 5:30 pm
SummerApr-Jun (Approx)6:00 am – 10:30 am3:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Entry fees

Entry forTicket Cost
Gate Entry fees for IndiaRs.100
Gate Entry fees for ForeignerRs.100
Guide ChargesRs.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. 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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