Having 85 % of total area as mountainous area and 65 % of total area as forest area. Uttarakhand has many variety of Flora and Fauna to offer to people. For travelers it means seeing species from Himalayan Monal to rare species like Musk Deer and Asian Elephant.
Uttarakhand has a lot to offer to people visiting the Jim Corbett National Park or Gangotri National Park or any of the wildlife parks. Presently there are 6 National parks, 8 wildlife sanctuaries and 1 biosphere reserve.