PENCH NATIONAL PARK

Axis Deer at Pench National Park Nagpur Maharashtra
Pench National Park
The Pench National Park is the joint project of Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh and is named after the river Pench. The Pench National Park is spread over an area of 76000 hectares wherein 28000 hectare area is the core area.

The Pench National Park abounds in wild animals, Sambar, Axis deers, blue bulls, langoor, macaque and even wild dogs.

There are 10 villages and out of 10 only one village named Fulzari is inside the Pench National Park.

Forest department has its rest houses at Totladoh (0712-2560748), Sillari (0712-2524624) etc.

Climate
Tropical monsoon

Best Time to Visit
January to April

Park Timings
Morning 6 am to 10.30 am; evening 3 pm to 6 pm
The Pench National Park remains closed during monsoon (July to September).

Nearby Attractions
Nagzira Sanctuary, Navegaon National Park

How to reach Pench National Park
Nearest Railway Station : Ramtek (Nagpur)
Nearest Airport : Dr. Ambedkar Intl. Airport, Nagpur (CODE : NAG)

Distance
Nagpur Airport to Pench National Park - 167 Kilometers (By Road)
Ramtek to Pench National Park – 120 Kilometers (By Road)
Mumbai to Ramtek – 890 Kilometers (By Road)

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