Indravati National Park

Location

Near Jagdalpur, Chattisgarh

Total Area

2273 sq. kms

Visiting Season

October to June

Indravati National Park

Indravati National park is well approachable from district head quarter Jagdalpur[Bastar].

The village Kutrue entry point of the park is situated at the distance of 22.4 km. north from the Jagadalpur- Bhopalpattanam road.

It is better if one has his own vehicle because it is 496 km. from the easily approachable rail head Raipur. The Park is located between 18.510 to 51.190 North latitude and 80.160 to 80.440 East longitude.

Nearest Airport

Raipur Airport which is 486 kms away.

Nearest Railway Station

Jagdalpur, Chattisgarh

General Information

It is legally declared as Sanctuary in 1975 having an area of 2273.58 sq.Km. The park exists on south and east of Indravati river from which it derives it's name.This park has special place being only home of viable population of Wild Buffalo [ Rare and endangered species in India ] in Central India & as alternative home for the swamp dear of Kanha National Park.

The Park area gives shelter to the large variety of birds of which Hill Maina is the most important species available in this National Park.

Recommended Period For Visit

The park is open from October to June every year but best time to visit is between November to March.

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