With utter peace and serenity, Himachal Pradesh is blessed with natural landscapes that are studded with snow-capped mountains, awesome greenery, and a number of places that make it one of the most-sought hill stations or tourist destinations in the country.
Its bucket list consists of myriad of stunning spots like, Shimla, Manali, Dalhousie, Dharamshala, Kullu, Chamba and Bilaspur to mesmerize it viewers as its nook and corners are blessed with nature's showers along with numerous wildlife parks where a wide variety of fauna and flora species will be found.
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Some of the best wildlife sanctuaries and national parks that you will love to visit in Himachal Pradesh, making it utmost famous include,
Majathal Sanctuary: Majathal sanctuary is both steep and rugged that is away from the green habitation. It is 10 km away from Khagraghat to Kashlog and what you witness here is endangered Cheer pheasant.
Chail Sanctuary: Chail sanctuary is a hill station which you can visit while traveling to Himachal Pradesh. What you discover here are, Deodar and Oak forests with grasslands followed by Sambar, Goral and Cheer Pheasants at Blossom and Jhaja.
Churdhar Sanctuary: Churdhar sanctuary is located at an elevation of 3647 m that is the highest peak in outer Himalayas. You can witness the Sarai and a Shiv Temple at Churdhar and rest houses at Nohra, Choras and Sarain.
Daranghati Sanctuary: Daranghati sanctuary is an undistributed forest area that is located in the Shimla district with rich wildlife that has species both from fauna and flora. Monaal, Tragopan, Koklas and Kalij are the pheasants that are found here followed by Musk deer, Goral and Thar.
Kanawar Sanctuary: Kanawar sanctuary is situated in Parvati Valley in the Kullu district where you will be discovering deodar and fir forests and big goats.
Kalatop & Khajjiar Sanctuary: Kalatop and Khajjiar sanctuary is known to entice its visitors with the rich wildlife where you will find many deodar and fir forests that make your experience wonderful.
Manali Sanctuary: Manali sanctuary is located near to the Manali town where you will witness numerous species like, deodar, kail, horse chestnut, walnut and maple forests in flora and Musk deer, Monaal and Brown bear, leopard or Snow leopard in fauna.
Maharana Pratap Sagar: Maharana pratap sagar is another fantastic sanctuary that has migratory ducks migrating from the Siberian region during the winter season. Other than that, you will notice, Black buck and Cheetal along with Surkhab, Cranes, Pintails and a variety of water birds on the Ransar island.
Renuka Sanctuary: Renuka sanctuary is located in the Sirmour district of Himachal Pradesh that is a perfect location for sightseeing and spending quality time with your favorite people. Along with the rich flora, you will also meet the fauna species like Chittal, Sambhar, Kakkar, etc.
Simbalbara Sanctuary: Simbalbara sanctuary is located in Paonta Valley of the Sirmour district where you get the dense Sal forests with a large number of fauna species like Goral, Sambhar and Chittal.
Great Himalayan National Park: Great Himalayan National Park: This National Park is situated in the Kullu district that is filled with pine and coniferous forests with a large number of fauna species that comprise of, Musk deer, Brown bear, Goral, Thar, Leopard, Snow Leopard, Bharal, Serow, Monaal, Kalij, Koklas, Cheer, Tragopan, Snow cock etc.
Pin Valley National Park: The Pin Valley National Park is situated in the cold desert of Spiti Valley where you can witness the snow leopard that allows you to catch a wonderfully panoramic view from the height.