Satpura National Park

Madhya Pradesh | India
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Satpura National Park is categorised as Lakeside / Wildlife / Bird Watching

(Nivalink Trip Dated - 28 October 2018)
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Spotted Deer
Sunrise at Satpura
Sunset at Satpura
Satpura Safari Trail
Large Water bodies
On a River Safari
Wild Boar
Marsh Crocodiles
Blackbucks right at the safari start point
Elephant Safari
Indian Bison (Gaur)

Reasons to Visit
  • Satpura National Park is accessible from Madhai gate near Sohagpur
  • Satpura National Park is set on an island where guests are required to cross a river to access
  • Satpura National Park is most unique as it offers widest type of park safaris such as Jeep Safari, Boat Safari, Canoe Safari, Walking Safari and Elephant Safari.
  • Satpura is renowned for its Leopards, Wild Boars, Wild Dogs, Sloth Bear, Gaur (Indian Bison) including unique White Gaur besides Tigers
  • Other wildife comprise Sambar, Wild Boar, Nilgai, Chausingha, Chital etc.
  • Satpura is best visited for Bird watching and Marsh Crocodiles. It is renowned as one of the best places for Bird watching in central India.
Know It
  • Jeep Safaris : No. of Jeeps are limited and therefore guests are encouraged to share the jeeps and opt for alternative safari options. Jeep Safari Timing: Morning at 6:30 am to 9:30 am and afternoon: 03.30 pm to 06.30 pm Permits: The park safaris are booked on the spot by the hotels. Photo ID proof {passport copy (overseas and Indian Nationals), voters ID, Pan Card, driving license} is required Charges: Entry charges vary for Indian and Overseas nationals Seasonality: Open Oct 15th to 30th June. Park remains closed from 1st July to 15th Oct.
  • Wildlife and Bird watching Destinations of Madhya Pradesh"Satpura (50 kms from Pachmarhi and 160 kms from Bhopal) is set around a reservoir and is one of the most exclusive parks in India offering wide ranging experiences such as Jeep Safari, Walking Safari, Elephant Safari, Canoe Safari, Boat Safari. Fewer lodges makes Satpura stay experience most exclusive. Tiger Sightings are occasional, Wildlife Experience (Gaur, Leopard, Sloth Bear) is Average to Good. Bird watching is Very Good (Average to Good in peak summer)."
Access Information
  • Nearest Airport -Bhopal (140 kms), Jabalpur (260 kms), Indore (280 kms)
  • Nearest Railway Station - Pipariya (50 kms), Bhopal (140 kms), Biaora (258 kms)
  • Satpura National Park is an Ex-Bhopal / Ex-Jabalpur / Ex-Indore / Ex-Nagpur / Ex-Gwalior Getaway

Satpura National Park has 4 Hotels approved and listed with Nivalink

Type of HotelsCount
Jungle Lodge3

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5 verified holiday itineraries are listed for Satpura National Park

Getaway (1-3 nights)1
Short Break (4-6 nights)2
Holiday (7 or more)2

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List of Holidays for Satpura National Park


  • Satpura Wildlife and Bird watching Getaway (2 Nights)

Short Break

  • Pachmarhi - Satpura Break (5 Nights)
  • Satpura Bhopal Break (4 Nights)


  • Comprehensive Wildlife and Bird watching itinerary of Central India (10 Nights)
  • Wildlife, Hill station and Heritage Itinerary - 2 (7 Nights)

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Satpura National Park has 4 Transport services that can be booked online. Click here for reviewing and booking them.

Point to Point Transport

ServicesRates Starting From
Bhopal to Satpura (Madhai) via Bhimbhetka Rock SheltersRs. 2917
Pickup from Pachmarhi and Drop to Satpura National ParkRs. 3534
Pickup from Satpura National Park and Drop to PenchRs. 7778
Pickup/Drop between Bhopal and Satpura National ParkRs. 4064

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Destination Ideas

  • Bird Watching In Satpura
  • Churna Experience
  • Wildlife In Satpura

Stay Ideas

  • Forsyth Lodge Experience
  • Reni Pani Jungle Lodge - Premium Wildlife Getaway

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  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    Madhai range of Satpura is situated by a river at about 90 kms from Pachmarhi, off Bhopal - Pipariya road and is one of the most recent parks to have opened in central India and is known for its Bird watching and wildlife population (Wild boar, Sloth Bear, Gaur (Indian bison) with occasional sighting of Leopards and Tigers. The river around the reserve forest makes for an excellent range of safari options that include Boat safari, Canoe Safari, Walking safari, elephant safari and the traditional Jeep safari.
    Walking, Bird Watching, Jeep Safaris, Elephant Safari, Boat Safari

Destinations within reach from Satpura National Park

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  • Jhansi ( 458 Km )

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  • Rewa ( 458 Km )

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  • Satna ( 470 Km )

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  • Mahur ( 485 Km )

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  • Mandsaur ( 492 Km )

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  • Jhabua ( 497 Km )

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Getting There

Locality NameDescriptionSuitable ForHotels (Nos)
Reni Pani VillageCountryside area 10 kms from Madhai gate boat ferry pointGetaway1
Madhai GateArea in and around Madhai Gate Ferry Point / entranceGetaway/Experiential3
Landmark NameDescriptionLandmark Type
Madhai Range Entry Gate - Satpura NPMadhai Range Entry Gate lies overlooking the Denwa Reservoir from where one takes ferry across to the reserve forest area. Park Entry
Nearest Airport in Satpura National Park
  • Raja Bhoj International Airport ( BHO ) , Bhopal-140 Kms
Nearest Railway Stations in Satpura National Park
  • Pipariya ( PPI ), Pipariya-50 Kms
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