Things to Do in Kanha
The Kanha National Park is located in the Maikal range of the Satpuras in the state of Madhya Pradesh. The dense green forests and a meeting with the majestic Royal Bengal Tiger are the two main reasons why many people visit this national park. However, there are a lot more things to do here. Read on to know more.
What to do here
Here is a list of five things to do in Kanha National Park.
You cannot visit the Kanha National Park and not go on a safari. This is the most popular things to do in Kanha. A 04 WD Open Jeep is provided for the safari here. For better management of tourists, the park is divided into four zones i.e. Kanha Zone, Kisli Zone, Mukki Zone, and Sarhi Zone. While on this forest safari, be sure to be alert as there is a better chance of spotting wildlife that way.
Along with its collection of animals, Kanha is also home to a wide variety of trees and birds. Some popular trees that can be found here include the Mahua, Sal, Bamboo, Indian Ghost Tree (Kullu), Lendia, Aonla, Palas, and others. Some commonly found birds of Kanha are the Asian Paradise Flycatcher, Jungle Babbler, Eurasian Blackbird, and others. There are also a number of trails for trekking here. As you go trekking with your kids, be sure to spot some of these. To enhance this experience, the Club Mahindra Kanha resort offers the services of naturalist.
3. Village visit
The villages in India are full of rich and vibrant culture. There are almost 155 villages located in the national park’s buffer zone. The houses here are decorated with beautiful tribal paintings that make for good photographs. It is also a good place to teach your children about village life and the local culture of the area. The Club Mahindra resort in Kanha offers guide for this purpose.
Get closer to nature as you and your family spend a night camping under the stars. Kanha is a great choice for camping out in the wilderness. Sing songs around the fire or tell each other interesting stories. After dinner, huddle up together in your tent.
There are a number of things to see in and around Kanha. Some of these include:
• The Kanha Museum
• The Medicinal Plant Garden
• Mandla Fort
• Balancing Rock
• Phen Wildlife Sanctuary
Apart from scenic beauty there are various fun filled holiday activities going on in and around Kanha resort in which families can engage
Best time to visit
The Kanha National Park is open to visitors from 15th October to 30th June. However, the best time to visit is between October and March as the climate is cool and pleasant at this time. Another great time to visit the national park is during the months of April and May. These months are perfect for spotting tigers as well as other animals.
How to get there
The nearest airport to Kanha is at Jabalpur which is 160km away. The nearest railway stations are at Jabalpur and Gondia (145km). By road, the national park is about a five-hour drive away from Raipur and around six hours away from Nagpur.
Where to stay
While we all love the thrill of going on a jungle expedition, it is very important to stay at a comfortable resort when travelling with family and kids. The resort must provide modern amenities and a relaxed atmosphere so that the little ones can be comfortable and well-rested before you begin your journey in the forest. The Club Mahindra Kanha Resort is just that! Along with the above things to do in Kanha, the resort also offers numerous amenities and activities. Some of these include art and craft classes for kids, board games, box cricket, badminton a spa and swimming pool and a whole lot more!
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