There are many types of forests like deciduous and montane rainforest that houses many birds and animals. The main animals being conserved here are leopards, bison, Bengal tigers, sloth bear, hyenas, wild dogs, wild boar, different species of woodpeckers, mouse deer, barking dear, sambar deer, giant squirrels and may more. The landscape of the Koyna Wildlife Sanctuary can be divided into three forest parts namely Indavil Met, Vasota and Maharkhor with the Western Ghats in one side and Shivsagar Lake on the other.
The tourist attraction of this place is off the chart because the Koyna Wildlife Sanctuary also covers the northern parts of Tiger Reserves of the Sahyadri Hills. The way to the sanctuary is by road and other notable sightseeing spots are like Koyna Dam and Chandoli National Park.
For safety of tourists, non-veg eatables and pets are not allowed inside the Sanctuary due to they attract wild animals.