Indore To Madhav National Park By Car

We provide best Indore To Madhav National Park By Car package. Madhav National Park is yet another name that often features on the list of the major national parks in Madhya Pradesh. The park is situated near Shivpuri town and is a part of the upper Vindhyan hills. The Park was the hunting ground of Mughal emperors and Maharaja of Gwalior. It got the status of a National Park in 1958. There are two entry points for the park;  one situated on NH-25 (Old Jhansi road) about 5 km from Shivpuri town while the other is on NH-3 (Agra-Mumbai road) at a distance of 7 km from Shivpuri towards Gwalior.  The Park is gifted with a diverse ecosystem comprising of lakes, forests and grasslands. The forest is home to antelopes like Nilgai, Chinkara and Chowsinga and Deer including Chital, Sambar and Barking Deer. Animals like the Leopard, Wolf, Jackal, Fox, Wild Dog, Wild Pig, Porcupine, Python etc are also sighted in the park. It commemorates rich history of Gwalior region under the reign of Madhav Raje Scindia. It was a hunting ground for Mughal emperors, Maratha kings, and motley other royals that reigned over a once fragmented land.

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Madhav, Madhya Pradesh

Weather : 33° C (Avg)

Best Time : Oct- Mar

Ideal duration : 1 – 2 Days

How to Reach Madhav National Park?

  • Indore to Madhav National Park road distance is approx 470 Kms.
  • Time required to reach Madhav National Park from Indore is approx 7-8 Hrs by road.
  • No direct flights or trains or buses are available between Indore to Madhav National Park .
  • The nearest airport is Gwalior and the nearest town is Shivpuri.


Madhav National Park

Rich in history and rife with legend, Madhav delights the bird watcher. Boating over Sakhya Sagar is permitted. Wood cabins, tree houses, and designated wildlife viewing spots dot this reserve. George Castle, Tunda Bharka springs, Bhura-kho springs and watch tower, and Churanchaj ancient wall paintings are nearby attractions. Hotel Anand Palace, Hotel Surbhi, and Hotel Solitaire Inn are some options to stay there. 3-4 hour walking safaris, 4×4 drives and elephant rides. Temptation to hunt is great but the sport is strictly prohibited. The Sakhya and Madhav Sagar Lake, located in the center of the forest, support a rich variety of migratory birds including geese, pochard, pintail, teal, mallard, and gadwall. These lakes are the great nesting ground for birds and marsh crocodiles, that can be spotted here in abundance.

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Day 1 – Upon arrival to national park, check in to forest resort. Rest of the day free to enjoy the surrounding. Overnight stay at resort and get relax.

Day 2- Morning and after noon jungle safari to the national park for wildlife viewing. One can enjoy boating in Sakhya Sagar lake. Overnight stay at resort. Next day morning depart to home.