WILD UTTAR PRADESH
Dudhwa National Park
Location:Lakhimpur Khiri District
Area:883.7390 sq. km
Uniqueness:The area of the Park is a vast alluvial plain, the doab of the Mohana and Suheli rivers, and interspersed with numerous rivulets, lakes and pools. The rich and extremely fertile Indo-Gangetic plains support a luxuriant growth of forests diversity of fauna.
Flora:Sal, Asna, Shisham, Bahera, Khair, Jamun
Fauna:Tiger, Swamp deer, Leopard, Ratel, Hispid hare, Bengal florican, Black necked stork.
Accessibility:By Air: The nearest airport is Lucknow, connected to many places in India including Delhi and Mumbai by regular flights. By Rail: The nearest railway stations are Dudhwa 4 km, Palia 10 km, and Mailani 37 km. Dudhwa, on North-Eastern Railway meter gauge section is connected via Mailani to Lucknow & Nainital. By Road: DUPSRTC and private bus services link Palia to Lakhimpur Kheri, Shahjahanpur, Bareilly, and Delhi etc. Buses ply frequently between Palia and Dudhwa.
Season: November to May (The Park remains closed from July to October).