Royal Bandhavgarh

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  • 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 is a place of mythological and 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. "Bandhav" in English means brother and "Garh" means fort. Hence the name, Bandhavgarh. Bandhavgarh dates back to 2000 years ago and you will find several man made caves with inscriptions and rock paintings.

Bandhavgarh is also the land of tigers. This is the place to visit if you want to spot the big cat. India's top dwelling for tigers, Bandhavgarh National Park has the highest density of Royal Bengal tigers in the world. 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.

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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.

Points of Interest

Badi Gufa

Bandhavgarh Fort

Jeep safari at Bandhavgarh National Park

Sheesh Shaiya

Three Cave Point

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ACCOMMODATIONS

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Mogli Resort

Price: INR 2000 onwards Phone: (0755) 9425156245/91-9301201244

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MPT

MPT White Tiger Forest Lodge, Bandhavgarh

Price: INR 3090 - 4990 Phone: (07627) 265406

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Best Season To Visit

Best Season To Visit

The best time to visit Bandhavgarh is from October to April.