Jeep Safari in Satpura

Satpura Jeep Safari

The Satpura National Park, located in the Hoshangabad district of Madhya Pradesh, is renowned for the spectacular sightings of the Royal Bengal tigers and other wildlife species. The park has one of the highest densities of wild animals among various national parks. And hence, tourists can easily spot tigers and other fauna here. This has resulted in immense popularity which causes safaris here to be heavily booked. If you wish to spot the wild beast in its natural surroundings, you need to book your safari in advance. Though Hoshanagbad is the closest city 62 km) from the park, the region is also well connected to Bhopal and Jabalpur, popular towns of Madhya Pradesh. The 140 km distance between Bhopal and Satpura National Park is easily covered in three hours. The stunning flora and fauna of the Satpura forests are best explored with a jeep safari.

Although tourists have the option of exploring the region through another mode of transport but Jeep Safari in Satpura is extremely popular. Tourists can undertake three-hour safaris two times in a day; in the morning and in the afternoon. The entire park is divided into three core zones namely; Bheemkund(Churna), Madhai, and Panaarpani (Pachmarhi). Four buffer zones of Satpura National Park are Jamani Dev, Mallupura, Parsapani and Pipariya. These remain open throughout the year. Amongst the three core zones, Bhimkund is the most famous and oldest zone of the park. Open 4x4 jeeps are used for Jeep Safari in Satpura and six people can be accommodated in it, apart from the driver and nature guide.

Jeep Safari Zones and Entrance Gates of Satpura National Park

From tourism point of view, the park is divided into 04 zones. Out of them Madai &, Pannarpani (Pachachi) are core area & Jamani Dev & Parsapani are buffer area.

satpura jeep safari
jeep safari satpura

1.Madhai- Only 30 vehicles are permitted to enter this core zone per day, including the morning and late-afternoon drives. Ecotourism activities except vehicle safari include elephant ride, boat ride, canoeing and trekking.

2.Churna- In Churna zone, tourists can take their own pollution free, four-wheeled vehicle capable of going through the rough forest terrain.

3.Jamanidev, Parsapani- These buffer zones (near Madhai) of the tiger reserve can be visited through safaris by private vehicles. 14 vehicles in the morning and 14 in the afternoon are permitted to enter these zones.

4.Pachmari- This is a hill station containing waterfalls and some beautiful viewpoints, all of which can be reached by privately owned vehicles.

Jeep Safari Timings in Satpura National Park
During Winters:-
Morning Safari Time 06 : 30 AM to 10 : 30 AM
Evening Safari Time 01 : 30 PM to 5 : 30 PM
During Summer:-
Morning Safari Time 06 : 00 AM to 10 : 00 AM
Evening Safari Time 02 : 30 PM to 6 : 30 PM

Jeep Safari Booking Process in Satpura Tiger National Park

There is online system available for Jeep Safari Booking in Satpura. A jeep can accommodate 6 persons in a jeep. The best way for booking Satpura jeep safari is just fill the every detail on booking calendar mentioning Name, Age, Gender, Id Proof, and Fathers Name and submit it here. After proceeding the final payment your safari will be sent and you will get the safari confirmation voucher instantly on your registered e-mail id or phone number. Please note that jeep safari conformation depends on subject to availability.