SAMBALPUR: The Forest department on Wednesday launched Jungle Safari in Debrigarh Wildlife Sanctuary to draw more vacationers to the sanctuary. Two camper motors had been engaged in the flora and fauna sanctuary for the service. Located at a distance of forty km from the metropolis, the sanctuary is spread over 362 square km in Bargarh and Sambalpur districts. While the hills end near Hirakud dam in Sambalpur district on the one aspect, the opposite side of the hill variety is connected with Gomarda Wildlife Sanctuary in Raigarh district of Chhattisgarh.
Divisional Forest Officer (DFO) of Hirakud Wildlife Division Sanath Kumar N said two camper vehicles with wearing potential of eight individuals everyone is available for the jungle safari. The coal foremost, Mahanadi Coalfields Limited (MCL), has furnished the 2 cars underneath its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). The fee of the 2 vehicles is `18.39 lakh, he stated.
The forest authentic similarly said the jungle safari is being managed by way of Dhodrokusum Eco Development Committee (EDC). The department will offer a driver beside a manual in each car. The cars will take the tourists to at least 15 km in the sanctuary for viewing of the wild animals and `2,000 may be charged for every experience in the motors, he stated.
The branch has additionally deliberate you got four greater vehicles with carrying capacity of 12 persons every before September this year. They will now not allow access of personal automobiles into the sanctuary after four cars are procured, he informed. Debrigarh gives a natural habitat to a spread of the natural world within the sanctuary. The sanctuary is domestic to wild animals like leopard, bison, hyena, noticed deer and sloth undergo except a host of migratory birds.
The tourists can avail the lodging facility to be had within the sanctuary. There are 5 double-bed cottages and a dormitory except a two-story constructing with eight double-mattress rooms within the sanctuary. The influx of vacationers to the sanctuary is possible to growth with the launching of the jungle safari. Whether you are organizing the safaris for your family or you plan to go with a group of friends, it helps to take precautions so you can have the most rewarding experience in the destination that you choose. Below are some helpful tips that will ensure that you get the best jungle safari ever.
1. Pack all essential carefully before leaving for your safari. Binoculars and camera are some of the items you really cannot forget when packing so you can have clear sights of the animals even when they are a distance away from where you are.
2. When choosing clothes to pack, fleece jacket, waterproof pants, t-shirts, and convertible cargo pants should be considered. It is also important to make sure that you choose colors that easily blend with the jungle like khaki, olive green and brown so you do not end up scaring or attracting the animals with bright colors.
3. Consider wearing protecting clothes so you do not suffer any plant allergies. Layering up is a great way of keeping your skin protected. Sunscreen lotions, a wide-brimmed hat, dark glasses, antiseptic creams, and medicines are other protective essentials that you should consider packing when going for s jungle safari.
4. Make safari reservations early and confirm a few days before you head to the destination. It is also important to think about accommodation on location and the services that you can enjoy during the safari Laundry services can be very convenient because they free up time you can use to enjoy the rest of the destination.