Kawal Wildlife Sanctuary, located at a distance of 260 km from Hyderabad and 50 km from Mancherila railway station in the district of Adilabad is one of the best wildlife sanctuaries in Andhra Pradesh. It was established in the year 1964 with a sole purpose of providing protection and natural habitat to rare and endangered species of wild animals, birds and plants. The rich bio-diversity found in this region resulted in it being declared as a wildlife sanctuary later. The safari tours at Kawal wildlife sanctuary are a perfect blend of nature, adventure, excitement and thrill. The jeep safari tours take tourists in close proximity to the natural dwellings and offer once in a lifetime opportunity of viewing and taking pictures of the wild animals.