Want to take a break from the hustle and bustle of the city and plan an escape in nature’s lap? You can experience this peaceful gateway at the Satpura National Park and experience lush greenery and a pleasant ambience. This beauty is situated in Madhya Pradesh and is adjoined with Pachmarhi and Bori Sanctuaries.
Satpura National Park provides a unique glimpse of the central Indian ecosystem and it spreads over 1427 sq km. The national park consists of deep valleys, peaks, narrow gorges, waterfalls and thick dense green forest of Sal, Tendu, and Bel. The best time to visit the national park is from October to April.
HOW TO REACH SATPURA NATIONAL PARK
The two important airports for reaching this National Park are – Bhopal Airport and Jabalpur airport. Tourists use both the airports and they have direct flight connectivity with Delhi & Mumbai.
The nearest railway stations for reaching the park are – Sohagpur, Hoshangabad and Itarsi.
THE JUNGLE SAFARI
Jungle Safari at Satpura National Park includes a jeep safari, boat safari, and elephant safari. If you like safaris then you’ll get to have a close look at the flora and fauna of Madhya Pradesh. Also, if you are lucky enough then you might even spot the prime attractions like the Black Buck, Leopard, Dhole, Indian Gaur, Malabar Giant Squirrel, and Sloth Bear.
SUNRISE AND SUNSET POINT
The National park lies in the lap of Satpura Ranges. Dhupgarh is the highest peak of this National Park. The sun rays touch this landscape and offer so many picturesque views.
If you are planning your trip to Satpura National Park, then you can find accommodation at Forsyth Lodge, Renipani Lodge, and Denwa Backwater Escape Resort. These resorts are exquisitely designed wildlife cottages and lodges which bring you one step closer to the unspoiled highland of Satpura.
SPOT THE WILDLIFE!
The national park is a paradise for bird watchers, wildlife lovers and offers a unique ecosystem. You can easily spot porcupines, Sambhar, Chowsingha, Marsh crocodiles and Languars. The Indian Giant squirrel and the Indian white bison are the special species to discover. You can see a variety of birds during your stay and safari.
Satpura National Park, is an extremely beautiful creation, home to a number of species and is surrounded by many water bodies. The park marvelously protects the flora and fauna which is a treat for wildlife enthusiasts.
Last modified: November 12, 2019