General Information :-
Chila wildlife sanctuary, a haven for animal watchers is just 8 kms. from Haridwar and 21 kms. from Rishikesh. Located on the banks of the Ganga river in the heart of Shivalik hills, Chila is a part of the famous Rajaji National Park. The fauna species include elephants, spotted deer, stag deer, blue bull, wild boar, fox, porcupine, jungle fowls and peacocks. Beside these, migratory birds are also seen on the river Ganga.
Wild animal/bird watching and photography on elephant back is a special interest. Pleasure walks in the jungle. Picnic at Chila beach (1.5 kms.).