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Gautam Buddha Wildlife Sanctuary

The Gautam Buddha Wildlife Sanctuary is located in Gaya district of Bihar state and Koderma district of Jharkhand state in east-central India. This wildlife sanctuary was established in 1976 and covers an area of 259 km². Prior to becoming a wildlife protected area, the area was a private hunting reserve.

This sanctuary covers portions of the Lower Gangetic Plains most deciduous forests and Chota Nagpur dry deciduous forests ecoregions.


Gaya Airport
77.2 kilometres; 2.2 hours


Gaya Railway Station
71 kilometres; 1.58 hours


Patna-Gaya-Rajauli-Gautam Bhuddha WLS via SH 70


Nearest Bus Stop is Gaya Bus Stop
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