Royal Bandhavgarh

35.7 13 Jun 2024

  • It is believed that the Bandhavgarh Fort was gifted to Lakshmana by his older brother Lord Ram to keep a watch on Lanka.
  • Bandhavgarh gets its name from the ancient Bandhavgarh Fort - 'Bandhav' (brother) and 'Garh' (fort)
  • From a hunting ground of maharajas to a national park
  • All the white tigers of the world trace their roots to Bandhavgarh. Boasts of the highest density of royal bengal tigers in the world.
  • 37 species of mammals, 250 species of birds, 80 species of butterflies and more

Royal Bandhavgarh

Bandhavgarh in Madhya Pradesh is a place of legendary significance. The ancient Bandhavgarh Fort is of great importance as it is believed to have been gifted by Lord Rama to his younger brother Lakshmana to keep a watch on Lanka. Therefore this fort is named Bandhavgarh as "Bandhav" means brother and "Garh" means fort

Bandhavgarh dates back to 2000 years ago and you will find several man made caves with inscriptions and rock paintings. Once a hunting ground of maharajas, Bandhavgarh is now Bandhavgarh National Park and home to the royal Bengal tiger, 37 other species of mammals, 250 species of birds, 80 species of butterflies. 

Bandhavgarh National Park, Madhya Pradesh is the place to visit if you want to spot the big cat. India's top dwelling for tigers, it has the highest density of Royal Bengal tigers in the world. All the white tigers of the world trace their roots to Bandhavgarh National Park.

Bandhavgarh National Park, Madhya Pradesh is the first in India to launch 'The Hot Air Balloon Safari' for tourists. You can now explore the unseen gems of Bandhavgarh National Park at its resplendent best. An aerial view of the restricted buffer zone and core zone will be an exclusive experience for the safari lovers. 

The sight of the majestic tiger, up close and personal, is said to trigger a sense of awe in you, of the kinds you would have only experienced in your childhood.

For Bandhavgarh national park safari booking, visit: 

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Malaya Cafe

Tucked away behind a garden on Tala village main road in Bandhavgarh, Malaya Handicrafts and cafe is a souvenir shop which you can look forward to visiting.

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