Kanha National Park is a national park and a Tiger Reserve in the Mandla and Balaghat districts of Madhya Pradesh. Satpura and Maikal mountain peaks nestle this magnificent National Park.
It offers ideal surroundings to the large spectra of the animal kingdom. Kanha is a land of abundant flora and fauna and boasts of a vibrant natural vista. One of the main attractions of this park is the endangered species of the Swamp Deer. Visitors would be enthralled by wild life experiences that the jungle safari offers in Kanha park. It is an altogether different and exciting experience to watch the wild animals in their natural habitat.
WHERE TO STAY
Unlike other national parks, accommodation is relatively expensive in Kanha. Most luxury cottages located around the Kanha national park cost Rs 5,000 – Rs 15,000 a day. Comfortable rooms would cost Rs 2,500 and more.
Many hotels offer bird watching, trekking, jeep safari, bon fire and tribal dance for tourists. Apart from that, regular services like doctors on call, car rental and laundry service are available at all hotels. Foreign exchange counters are also available for foreign tourists. Hotels usually have approved guides to take tourists for jungle walks.
The cities near the national park, Mandla, Nainpur and Seoni, offer most of the modern facilities like internet and sports clubs.
WHERE TO EAT
The Baghira Log Huts: Located in the dense jungle, this restaurant at Kisli provides visitors a chance to enjoy nature from a close quarter.
The average minimum and maximum temperature of Kanha National Park is as given below. The best time to visit Kanha National Park is also specified.