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Satpura National Park

Information on Satpura National Park for Visitors : 

Satpura National Park is situated in the Hoshangabad district of Madhya Pradesh. Since it is situated in Satpura hill ranges hence it is named after it “ Satpura National Park”. Satpura National Park covers an area approximately 524 sq km.
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General Information on Satpura National Park :

Satpura National Park Area: 524 Square kilometers
Satpura Tiger Reserve Area: 1318 Square kilometers
Altitude: 300-1352 m above mean sea level
Temperature range: 4 degrees Celsius winter to 44 degrees Celsius during summer
Best Season: November to June

Satpura National Park was set up in 1981. The topography of the Satpura national park is very uneven and consists of sandstone peaks, thin ravine and thick forests. The elevation is from 300 to 1,352 meters.  Dhoopgarh peak comes under its range with a height of 4,430 feet.

Pachmarhi is the nearest town to Satpura national park. The nearest railhead is Piparia which is just 55 kms from Satpura National park. Satpura National Park is very rich in biodiversity.
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Wildlife at Satpura National Park : 

The animals found in Satpura National park leopard, tiger, chital, sambar, Indian muntjac, nilgai, four-horned antelope, chinkara, gaur , wild boar, wild dog, bear, black buck, fox, porcupine, flying squirrel, mouse deer, Indian giant squirrel, etc.

Birds at Satpura National Park :

Satpura National Park is also famous for the birds.  Hornbills andpeafowl are common birds found here. The flora consists of mainly Sal forest, Teak, Tendu, Mahua, Bamboo, Grasses and some medicinal plants.

Bio-diversity of Satpura National Park
More than 1300 species of plants are found at Satpura national park. The flora of Satpura national park includes bamboos, teak, grasses, bushes, Sal, tendu, mahua (Indian butter-tree), bel (stone-apple) and many other plants having medicinal significance.
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How to reach Satpura National park?

By Rail:

The nearest railway station near Satpura national park is Peperiya which is 55 kms away.
Bhopal is the nearest airport. (205 km away). Jabalpur Airport is 260kms away from Satpura National Park.
By Road: The Madhai entrance gate for Satpura National park is 20 kms inside on the way from Jabalpur to Hoshangabad. The park can also be easily reached from Bhopal (180kms)

Accommodation at Satpura national park: There are very few jungle resorts available for accommodation at Satpura National Park. These resorts offers stay on full board, stay on jungle plan which includes meals and jeep safaris as well.

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