Pench Tiger Reserve
Pench National park, nestling in the lower southern reaches of the satpuda hills is named after the Pench river, meandering through the park from
Pench National park, nestling in the lower southern reaches of the satpuda hills is named after the Pench river, meandering through the park from north to south. It is located on the southern boundary of Madhya Pradesh, bordering Maharashtra, in the districts of Seoni and Chhindwara. Pench National Park, comprising of 758 Sq Kms, out of which a core area of 299 sq km of Indira Priyadarshini Pench National Park and the Mowgli Pench Sanctuary and remaining 464 sq km of pench national park is the buffer area. The area has always been rich in wildlife. It is dominated by fairly open canopy, mixed forests with considerable shrub cover and open grassy patches. The high habitat heterogeneity favours high population of Chital and Sambar. Pench tiger reserve has highest density of herbivores in India (90.3 animals per sq km).
Proceed from Pune to Nagpur by 12113 Nagpur Garibrath express (3 AC) at 1740 hrs.
Arrival at Nagpur at 0925 hrs. Proceed to Pench by AC vehicles. Reach Pench by 1230 hrs. Lunch and Evening safari in Pench Tiger Reserve.
Morning and evening safaris in Pench Tiger Reserve. Overnight at resort at Pench.
Morning Safari at Pench Tiger reserve. Departure to Nagpur after lunch. Board 12114 Pune Garibrath express (3 AC) at 1835 hrs.
Arrival at Pune at 09:45 hrs