Saman Wildlife Sanctuary (Mainpuri)

Saman Bird Sanctuary is located in Bhogav, on Agra-Mainpuri-Farrukhabad. It is well connected from Agra & Aligarh by Road. It can also be accessed by rail nearest railway station being Tundla Junction.

Saman Sanctuary was notified in 1990 in order to protect the large propulation of Cranes in the area. Spread over just about 5.25 sq kms of area, the sanctuary today remains one of the best places in the state to view the majestic Sarus Cranes. Saman sanctuary is also a haven for several species of migratory birds like the Common Teal, Northern pintail, Great White pelican and species of Storks, The resident population of Storks in the sanctuary includes Painted Stork, Block-necked Stork, Open-billed Stock and Woolly-necked Stork.

To Reach:

Nearest Railway station Tundla JN. At a distance of 60 kms, it well connected with Agra & Aligarh by road.

Accommodations:

Forest Rest House and private Accommodation are available at Agra.

Latest NEWS

22Aug

Booking of accommodations at Dudhwa, Motipur & Kakraha are open.

Note : Visit to forest areas is not allowed till 14th November.