Day 1 Pick up from Nagpur transfer to Resort-Pench Night at Pench
Day 2 Jungle safari in Gypsy Jeep Night at Pench
Day 3 Drop at Airport Railway station or Bus stand at Nagpur
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ABOUT Pench National Park
Pench National Park is in Seoni and Chhindwara districts of Madhya Pradesh in India. It derives its name from the Pench River that flows through the park from north to south dividing the park into almost equal western and eastern halves, the well-forested areas of Seoni and Chhindwara districts respectively. It was declared a sanctuary in 1965 but raised to the status of national park in 1975. In 1992, it was established as a tiger reserve. The park is famous for rafting. In 2011,
The "Best Management Award". This park is accessible from Pauni on National Highway 7 and has two famous entry gates, Turiya and Karmajhiri. The Bengal tiger is the main cat species of the park present in good numbers but since last one year due to 6 new born cubs their sightings have increased and being sighted almost everyday. As per latest Tiger Census, there are approx. 40 tigers in the park, 39 species of mammals, 13 species of reptiles, 3 species of amphibians. Commonly seen wildlife is chital, sambar, nilgai, wild boar, and jackal. Also Indian leopard, sloth bear, indian wolf, wild dog, porcupine, monkey, jungle cat, fox, striped hyena, gaur, four-horned antelope and barking deer live in the park.
The park is rich in bird life too. According to an estimate of the wildlife authorities, the park harbours more than 210 species including several migratory ones. Some of them are peafowl, junglefowl, crow pheasant, crimson-breasted barbet, red-vented bulbul, racket-tailed drongo, Indian roller, magpie robin, lesser whistling teal, pintail, shoveller, egret and herons, minivet, oriole, wagtail, munia, myna, waterfowl and common kingfisher.
Pench National Park : Visiting times and nearest Railway station
The best time to visit the park is between November and May. The park is open to visitors between 6 am and 10:30 am and between 3 pm and 6 pm.
Turiya is the nearest highway stop near Pench. Open jeep safaris are allowed from each of the gates twice in a day, with a fixed quota for each gate, for each schedule. Elephant safaris used to be conducted at one time, but have been discontinued these days.
Pench In popular culture & History
Pench forest reserve, is one of the places that may have inspired Rudyard Kipling's The Jungle Book. The Pench National Park provided the location used by the BBC for the innovative wildlife series Tiger: Spy in the Jungle, a three-part documentary narrated by Sir David Attenborough which used concealed cameras, placed by elephants, in order to capture intimate tiger behavior. The programme aired for the first time in April 2008.
This forest inspired Ruyard Kipling to write the famous novel The Jungle Book. Earlier till 1977 the park was a sanctuary but the status was raised to of National park in 1983. This is the 19th project tiger reserve in India and was declared so in 1992.
Which is the Nearest railway station to Pench National park ?
Nearest Railway Station to Pench National Park is Nagpur Junction railway station
Which is the Nearest Airprot to Pench National park ?
Nearest Airport to Pench national Park is Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar International Airport (IATA: NAG, ICAO: VANP) An international airport in of Nagpur, Maharashtra, India
When to Travel or Best time to Visit Pench ?
Winters November to February
Summer March to June
When is the Pench national Park Closed for Safaris?
The Pench National park remains closed during July, August and September for safari's.
Pench Tiger Reserve is one of the most visited place
how to book safari in pench national park?
Information regarding Pench Safari bookings, timings and other details visit Madhya Pradesh or Maharashtra booking portal.
There are Safaris in Morning and also in the evening.
How to book Pench safari online?
For online booking at Pench national Park safari visit Maharashtra or madha Pradesh Visit https://forest.mponline.gov.in/
Where is Pench national park located in India?
It is in Madhta Pradesh state India
Distances from Pench National Park
Pench Safari Timings (twice a day)
October to June
Entry 06.00 Exit 11.00
Entry 015.00 Exit 18.00
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS in SAFARI / WILDLIFE TOUR in Pench national Park (must read)
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