PARASNATH WILDLIFE SANCTUARY

Year of Notification :1984

Area : 39.33 sq. km.

Important mammals : Leopard, Barking Deer, Spotted Deer, Langur, Monkey, Wild Bear, Jackal, Hyaena, Hare, Porcupine, Jungle Cat.

Important Birds : Peafowl, Parakeet, Cuckoo.

Important Reptiles : Chameleon, Python, Cobra

Important Tourist Places : This sanctuary is one of the most important religious places for Jam community.

How to reach : Nearest railway station Parasnath

16 kms and nearest airport Ranchi 160-170 kms approx.

When to visit : October to March