India is home to largest population of Panthera Tigris, the largest cat species in the world. The Panthera is among the list of top 10 apex predators in the wild forest of India and primarily preying on ungulates such as deer and bovids.
The Panthera tigris tigris is the most numerous tiger subspecies found in Indian subcontinent. Major reasons for population decline include habitat destruction, habitat fragmentation and poaching.Top 6 National Parks in India to Spot Majestic Tiger in the Wild are listed as below.
Jungle Book is the largest National Park in Central India, has a significant population of Royal Bengal Tiger, leopards, the sloth bear, Barasingha and Indian wild dog. Kanha kisli national park meadows are ranked as one of the most beautiful in India, currently dominant by a young male tiger named Munna.
Tadoba Andhari Reserve is the largest national park in Maharashtra and one of India’s 41 Project Tiger – Tiger reserves. There are about 43 Tigers in the reserve,one of the highest in India and also home to other mammals including Indian leopards, sloth bears, Indian bison, dhole and striped hyena.
Sunderbans National Park is a stretch of impenetrable mangrove forest created by river Gange and is one of the largest reserves for the Bengal tiger. It is a National Park, Tiger Reserve, and a Biosphere Reserve and part of the Sundarbans on the Ganges Delta, well famous for good number of tigers and also known for man-eater tigers and salt-water crocodile.
Jim Corbett National Park is the oldest and first national park in India and also first to come under the Project Tiger initiative. Corbett National Park has been a haunt for tourists and wildlife lovers for a long time offers splendid landscape and the diverse wildlife.Corbett National Park is home to a variety of flora and fauna, famous for its wild population of Tigers, Leopards and Elephants.
Bandhavgarh National Park is one of the most popular national parks in India and The density of the Tiger population at Bandhavgarh is the highest known in the country. The breathtaking nature of Bandhavgarh National Park has one of the highest density of Bengal tigers known in the world, and is home to some famous named individual tigers.
Ranthambhore National Park is one of the largest national parks in India,known for its apex predator The Tigers and is one of the best places in India to see these majestic predators in the jungle.
The Park is well famous for its tiger population and is one of India’s Project Tiger reserves along with other major wild animals include leopard, nilgai, wild boar, sambar, hyena, sloth bear and chital.
Nagarhole National Park is one of the India’s premier Tiger Reserves and very popular national park of Karnataka, Famous for rare and unique wild animals such as black panther, Indian leopards and also for good number of Royal Bengal Tigers.
Kaziranga National Park of Assam has one of the highest density of tigers in India and also home to breeding populations of other big wild animals such as wild water buffalo and swamp deer, Along with Royal Bengal Tiger, The Indian rhinoceros, Asian elephant, wild water buffalo and swamp deer are known as “Big Five of Kaziranga”.