Dampa Wildlife Sanctuary

Dampa Wildlife Sanctuary is situated in Mizoram. The sanctuary covers area of 550 sq km .

The word Dampa means "lonely men".

Tiger, Rhesus Macaque, Giant Squirrel, Hillock Gibbon, Leaf Monkey, Indian Elephant, Himalayan Black Bear, Leopard, Barking Deer, Porcupine, Gaur, Sloth Bear and Wild Boar can be found in this sanctuary. Othar than that various types of reptiles such as Python, Monitor Lizard, Hill Tortoise and King Cobra can be spotted here.

The best time to visit Dampa Wildlife Sanctuary is between the months of November to March.