chail Sanctuary

Located in one of the districts of Shimla, the Chail Sanctuary in Himachal Pradesh is the idyllic retreat for the wildlife buffs and nature lovers. Declared as a wildlife sanctuary in the year 1976, Chail Sanctuary shrouded in Deodar and Oak Forests is the store house of a rich variety of flora and fauna.

Explore the sprawling acres of greenery and dense woodlands of Chail Sanctuary still unspoilt by the crowds and pollution. Nestled amidst the green valleys with the snow clad peaks in the background, Chail Sanctuary remains the ideal destination for the wildlife lovers.

The Chail Sanctuary has a rich variety of flora and fauna. From the rare orchids to the endangered species you can find them here.

You can get a glimpse of animals and birds like Sambar, Goral, Common Langur, Leopard, Rhesus Macaque, Himalayan Black Bear, Red Deer, Silver-White Oak, Barking Deer, Indian Hare, Yellow Throated Marten, Indian Porcupine, Common Giant and Kashmiri Flying Squirrel and Pheasants. The Chir Pheasants breeding and rehabilitation Programme was introduced here.

The major tourist attractions of the Chail Sanctuary are the barking deers and Kalijin. Explore the beautiful forests and for the adventure freaks the trekking options are also available in this wildlife sanctuary of Himachal Pradesh. Trekking from Chail to Gaura and Chail to Jhajja is quite common amongst the trekkers.

The staff and forest officials are quite helpful and in case of any problems you can seek their help.

How to Reach Chail Sanctuary:
Airport :- Chandigarh Airport is the nearest airport.
Railhead :- Chandigarh Railway Station is the nearest railhead.
So take a break from your fast paced life and explore the Himalayan Wildlife in Chail Sanctuary.