Kumbhalgarh Wildlife Sanctuary
Kumbhalgarh is the only sanctuary of Rajasthan, where the elusive wolf can still be spotted. At the last count forty wolves inhabit the Joba wolf point area of the sanctuary. The wolves are easily spotted during the summer months near the water holes.
Kumbhalgarh wildlife sanctuary has an area of 578 sq kms and is at an altitude of 500 to 1300 m above sea level. The sanctuary abounds with a rich variety of wildlife like the rare flying squirrel, Civet cat, Sambar antelope, Jackal, Hyena, Porcupines, leopard, Blue bull, Sloth Bear, Wild Boar, Four Horned Antelope and Crocodiles. The Sanctuary is also home of variety of migratory birds like flamingos, geese, pin tails, Cormorants, Spoonbills and Egrets usually seen in winter. Other bird life include the Grey jungle fowl, red spour fowl, grey horn bill, fly catchers, eagles, owls etc. The sanctuary covered with a thick vegetation of deciduous forest, and a large number of seasonal rivers flow through the sanctuary.