How to reach :
The nearest airport is in Nagpur and is at a distance of 266-kms from
the Kanha National Park and is connected to Mumbai via various domestic
Jabalpur railway station, at a distance of
169-kms, is the nearest to visit Kanha.
Kanha National Park is connected by road with
Jabalpur(175-kms), Khajuraho (445-kms), Nagpur (266-kms), Mukki (25-kms),
Raipur (219-kms). Within the park: from Koshi to is Kanha (9-kms), from
Kishi to Katia is (4-kms), from Kishi to Mukki is (32-kms). There are
regular bus service available from Jabalpur to Kanha.
Local Transport :
An efficient Jeep service is provided
by the Madhya Pradesh State Tourism Development Corporation (MPSTDC) for the
visitors to the park. Advance bookings can be made through the Manager,
MPSTDC, Log huts, Kisli and wild Chalet Resorts at Village Mocha, Kanha can
also be instrumental in arranging for local sightseeing.
Wildlife attractions :
The Flora :
Bamboo forests, Sal forests and meadows are
commonly found here.
The Fauna :
The various animals found in the national
park are Tiger, Deer, Antelope, the Black Buck, Barking Deer, rare
Barasingha, the Swamp Deer, Porcupine, Gray Langurs, Mongoose, Hyena, Jungle
Cat, Leopard and varieties of Deer namely the Barasingha, Chital or Spotted
Deer. The others include the Chousingha, Nilgai, Gaur or Indian Bison and
The Avifauna :
The park is also home to several bird
species. You will find thousands of them chirping here and there.