The area was established in 1958 as a wildlife sanctuary for Swamp deer. In 1987, the park was declared a Tiger Reserve and brought under the purview of the ‘Project Tiger’ together with the Kishanpur Wildlife Sanctuaryand the Katarniaghat Wildlife Sanctuary.

The Dudhwa National Park lies in the Terai of Uttar Pradesh on the Indo-Nepal border and covers an area of 490.3 km2 with a buffer zone of 190 km2. It represents one of the few remaining examples of a highly diverse and productive Terai ecosystem, supporting a large number of endangered species, obligate species of tall wet grasslands and species of restricted distribution.
Uttar Pradesh and border of Nepal
Game viewing by Elephant, Jeep and Boat
Indian Rhinoceros, Tigers, Leopards, Sambar Deer, Barking deer, Hog Deer, Sloth Bear, Jackal, Civets, Jungle Cat, Fishing Cat etc.
Nearby accommodation
Jaagir Lodge Dudhwa
30.7 Kms away Rated ??
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