Tikarpada Crocodile Wildlife Sanctuary, Angul

Tikarpara wildlife sanctuary is 58 km distance from Angul and 180 km from Cuttack. It is situated at the side of the river Mahanadi. It is across a land 22 km long gorge is attractive for tourists. The dense forest, rich wildlife and crocodile sanctuary are the most important of the place. The name of this sanctuary has based on the name of the Tikarpada village. There is a Nature Camp near the Wildlife Sanctuary, which includes a beautiful Park, Boating, Viewpoint, Resort and Cottage.

This sanctuary spreads across an area of 795.52 square km. This place is one of the biggest Wildlife Sanctuaries in Odisha. This sanctuary is the home for many different types of animals and birds species like leopards, jungle fowl, elephants, Indian adjutants. Tikarpada is the breeding place for Gharials that are later released into the Mahanadi River. The sanctuary is an ideal tourist destination. Tikarpada crocodile sanctuary is the best tourist places and picnic spot in Angul, Odisha.

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Nearest Bus Stop

The nearest Bus stop is Bantala , which is located around 25 Km distance from Tikarpada Wildlife Sanctuary

Nearest Railway Station

The Nearest Railway Station is Angul, which is located around 41 Km distance from Tikarpada Wildlife Sanctuary

Nearest Airport

The nearest Airport is Biju Patnaik International Airport, which is located around 146 Km distance from Tikarpada Wildlife Sanctuary

Best Time to visit

Best time to visit Tikarpada Crocodile Sanctuary is at all time of the years

Opening Time

Tikarpada Wildlife Sanctuary open time is Monday to Sunday morning 8 am to Evening 6 pm

Boating Price

Tikarpada Wildlife Sanctuary boating price is Rs 1600 per trip, 8 persons for around 1 hour