Best time to visit: October to June
Flora: Sal tree(Shorea Robusta), Bamboo, mixed Bamboo, 600 species of flowering plants.
Some important Fauna are as follows:
Mammals: Chital, Sambar, Wild Boar, Langur, tiger, Leopard, Jungle cat, Sloth Bear, Wild dog, Barhsingha, Blackbuck, Mouse Deer, Chausingha or four horned antelope, Nilgai, Ratel and Porcupine.
Birds: Water birds, the black Ibis, Bee eaters, Cattle Egret, Blossom- Headed, Parakeets, Pond Heron, Drongos, Grey Hornbill, Indian Roller, Lesser Adjutant Stork, Lesser Adutants, Lesser Whistling Teal, Minivets, Pied Hornbill, Woodpecker, Pigeon, Paradise Flycatchers, Mynas Peafowl, Red jungle Fowl, Red Wattled Lapwing, Steppe Eagle, Tickell’s Flucatcher, White- breasted Kingfisher, White- browed Fantail Flycatcher, Wood shrikes and Warblers.
Reptile: Among reptiles, turtles like Lissemys punctata, Kachuga tecta, and among snakes pythons and cobras are known to frequent these in this area. br/> Top Hotels: Kanha jungle Lodge, Tuli Tiger Resort and Hotel, wild chattel Resort, Krishna jungle resort, Royal tiger Resort.
How to Reach
By Air: The nearest airport is Jabalpur which is directly connected to the Delhi and Mumbai which is 200 kilometers from this sanctuary.
By Rail: The nearest railhead is Jabalpur (175 km).
By Road: Kanha National Park is connected by road with Jabalpur 175-kms, Khajuraho 445-kms, Nagpur 266-kms, and Raipur 219-kms.