LAWALONG WILDLIFE SANCTUARY
Year of Notification :1978
Area: 211.03 sq. km.
Important Mammals : Leopard, Hyaena, Spotted Deer, Wild Boar, Bear, Sambhar, Barking Deer, Porcupine, Indian Pangolin, Rhesus Monkey, Mongoose, Jackal, Fox, Common Otter etc.
Important Reptiles : Chameleon, Python, Cobra, Common Turtle. Important Birds : Hoopoe, Bee-eater, Jungle Myna, Red vented Bulbul, Black headed Oriole, Barbet, Pied Kingfisher etc.
How to reach : Nearest towns are Chatra & Hazaribagh. Nearest important railway point is Tori (66 kms).
When to visit : October to March.