Welcome to Navegaon-Nagzira Tiger Reserve

Newegaon-Nagzira Tiger Reserve is situated in Gondia and Bhandara Districts of Maharashtra. The reserve is rich in bio-diversity and has linkages with Kanha, Pench and Tadoba Tiger Reserves. The topography is undulating and the highest point viz. Zenda Pahad is around 702m above MSL.
Nawegaon-Nagzira Tiger Reserve is locked in the arms of nature and adorned with a picturesque landscape, fantastic vegetation and serves as a living outdoor museum to explore and appreciate nature. This tiger reserve, now popularly known as NNTR supports a variety of flora and fauna.
The area supports a good population of  herbivorous which acts as an important pray-base for the Carnivores. The carnivores includes Wild Dogs, Leopards and of-course the Tigers. Herbivorous includes mammals like Spotted Deer, Barking Deer, Four Horned Antelope, Indian Guar etc. If you are luck you may also spot a gliding squirrel in the evening on your way back. The lake of Nagzira has a variety of species of fish. Many authors like Shri. Vyankatesh Madgulkar, Mr. Kiran Purandare have authored books on Nagzira, which received national fame.
NNTR also supports a healthy population of Birds like the Grey Headed Fish Eagle, Orioles, Woodpeckers, Eagles, Owls etc. Amongst the Tree Species Teak, Arjun, Dhawda, Moha, are dominant ones. We at NNTR assure you that your visit to this Jewel of Vidarbha would give you a life time experience.

Area of the Tiger Reserve
Core/critical tiger  habitat         653.67 sq km
Buffer/Peripheral area               Yet to be constituted
The area details of the core / critical tiger habitats are as below:
Sr.        Name of Wildlife Sanctuary/National Park Area of Tiger Reserve in sq. km
1 Nawegaon National Park 129.55
2 Nagzira Wildlife sanctuary 152.41
3 Nawegaon Wildlife sanctuary 122.76
4 New Nagzira Wildlife Sanctuary 151.33
5 Koka Wildlife Sanctuary 97.62
Total 653.67

Safari Timings:

1St Oct - 31st Jan: 7 am to 6 pm 1St Feb - 15th Jun: 7 am to 7 pm June 16th Jun - 30th Sep : Closed

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Nagzira Dpt. Office

  • Department of Wildlife
    Balaghat Road
    Dst. Gondia ,Gondia-441601( MH)

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How to Reach Nagzira?

  • Nagzira wildlife Sanctuary is situated only 22 km. away from Sakoli on the National Highway No. 6 (Bombay – Calcutta)
    Gondia JN. is Nrearest railway Station is 50KM