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Have you ever wanted to see the wild beauty of India up close? Banzaara Travels can make that dream come true with an amazing safari at Kanha National Park.
Tourists planning to make their Kanha Safari Booking should know that Kanha National Park is located in the lap of the Maikal range of Satpuras in Madhya Pradesh. This famous tiger reserve is considered one of the finest wildlife areas in the world. It is spread across the Mandala and the Kalaghat district. The Kanha National Park was declared a national park back in 1955. It’s spread over an area of 940 sq km. The landscapes and the meadows are so mesmerizing that they were mentioned in the very famous ‘Jungle Book’ by Rudyard Kipling. During the sightseeing, you will also find running streams, dense jungles, and wildlife in its natural habitat. Due to its well-developed infrastructure, Kanha National Park has attracted travellers from around the world. If you want to break away from the hustle and bustle of the city, then This is the place to be.

Types of safari

Tourists planning their visit and looking forward to booking a Kanha Safari must know that there are two Jungle Safari options: Jeep Safari and Elephant Safari.

Jeep Safari

The best way to explore the dense jungles and wildlife of Kanha National Park is through a jeep safari. Open jeeps are available for both groups and individuals. Naturalists accompany tourists to help spot wildlife. Jeep Safari operates in the following zones: Kisli, Mukki, Kanha, and Sarhi.

Jeep Safari | Kanha Safari Booking

Elephant Safari

Elephant Safari is another adventurous way to explore Kanha National Park. Tourists prefer elephant backs because inaccessible areas can also be explored. It happens in the morning hours and only for four people. It lasts for 10 to 15 minutes or a full-day safari, depending on the kind of slot you have booked in advance.

Elephant Safari | Kanha Safari Booking

Safari booking procedure

You can book Kanha Safari tickets in two ways: online and offline. For online bookings, Banzaara Travels will assist you with all the details and ensure a smooth process. Tickets are also available at the entrance of Kanha National Park, but only if there are spots left. Remember, a separate ticket is needed for the Jeep safari. The Jeep safaris run twice a day: once early in the morning and once in the late afternoon. These Jeeps are open and can seat six people, including the driver and a naturalist. There is a limit to the number of vehicles allowed in the forest during each shift.

Safari timing and prices

The Kanha National Park has different safari timings for different months. From October to February, the safari timings are from 6.30 AM to 11 AM and the afternoon from 2 PM to 5.30 PM. From March to June, it functions from 6 AM to 10 AM and in the afternoon from 3 PM to 6 PM. The safari doesn’t function on Wednesday evenings, Holi, Diwali, and during the monsoon.

Kanha National Park

The Kanha safari cost changes frequently. However, the safari permit fee is generally Rs. 250 for a single seat in the jeep. For the whole jeep, it is Rs. 1500 (max 6 Persons). There is also an extra cost for jeep hiring and a guide, around 2500 per jeep and 480 per guide.

Safari zones

  • Mukki Zone

Mukki is the most popular zone because it is favourable for tiger spotting and other wildlife sightings. Here, you can look out for Tigers, Hard Ground Swamp Deer, Indian Bison, Wild Dogs, and Leopards. Even the water streams are home to many water birds. This territory is less hilly and has marshy grasslands at Sounder and Bishanpura.

  • Kanha Zone

Kanha is the premium zone, as tourists need to pay extra fees to do a safari here. This zone is consistent with the Sal belt, mixed forests, grassy meadows, and abundant water bodies like Sarvan Taal. The meadows are preferable for tiger safaris because there are maximum tiger spottings here. You can also enjoy elephant rides and tiger shows in this zone.

  • Kisli Zone

The Kisli Zone lies adjacent to the Kanha Zone and has a similar habitat. Although these meadows are smaller, tiger sightings are equally good. This road also leads to the Bhamni Dadar sightseeing point. The Nakti is apt for bird watching and offers a chance to see tigers in dense forests.

  • Sarhai Zone

Sarai Zone is a newer addition to the tourism infrastructure at Kanha. Here, you will find dense mixed forests that are scenic. However, this gate does not have accommodations; therefore, tourists stay at the Khatia village. The entry for the tiger safari in the Sarhai zone is through the Khatia Gate, which is also used for entry into the Kanha and Kisli Zones. Here, you will find the Nilgai or Blue Bull antelope alongside tigers.

Flora and fauna

The flora and fauna of Kanha National Park are magnificent. There are more than 1000 species plant species found here. This includes sal, bamboo, mixed forest trees, meadows, climbers, herbs, and shrubs. There are also aquatic plants in the lakes. The flora includes tiger, leopard, bison, gaur, and exquisite deer species. The wildlife present here includes barasingha, blackbuck, and swamp deer. Other animals like foxes, hyenas, honey badgers, Indian wolves, sloth bears, wild boars, jungle cats, langurs, and macaques can also be found.

Do’s and don’ts

  • Kindly keep a safe distance from the animals.
  • Avoid making loud noises as this will disturb the wildlife
  • Do not litter, and keep the park pollution-free. Carry a litter bag and dump all your non-biodegradable litter into the bag
  • You should hire guides well before the exploration tour of the national park.
  • Do not smoke in the forest, as accidental fires are known to destroy the natural habitat of wildlife species.

How to reach

Kanha National Park is accessible by rail, road, and air. The Nagpur airport is 266 km away, and the Jabalpur airport is 177 km away. The nearest railway stations are Jabalpur, Nagpur, and Gondia, located 177 km, 266 km, and 200 km from Kanha National Park. Daily buses also ply between Kanha and major cities like Jabalpur, Nagpur, Bilaspur, and Raipur. You can also book cabs and private taxis.

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More Wildlife Safari Adventures with Banzaara Travels

Banzaara Travels offers wildlife safaris not only in Kanha but also in Ranthambore, Jim Corbett, Bandhavgarh, and Rajaji National Parks, each known for its unique wildlife experiences, such as spotting tigers, elephants, and one-horned rhinoceroses. For more information, visit our page, Wildlife Safari.


FAQ Regarding Kanha Safari Booking

A 4 days safari in Kanha National Park is enough to explore one of the most beautiful national parks in India.

the best time to go to Kanha National Park is for tiger spotting in April and May.

Kanha National Park is most famous for its population of Royal Bengal tigers. This park is one of the tiger reserves of India and is known for its success in tiger conservation efforts.

The distance between Delhi and Kanha National Park is 619 miles and it should take about 18 hours and 41 minutes to get there by car.

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