Madhav National Park Shivpuri, Gwalior – Wildlife Tourism in India – Know About amazing world of wildlife in Madhya Pradesh, India

Madhav National Park situated at Shivpuri between Agra-Bombay road and Jhansi-Shivpuri Road is awesome fusion of the natural habitat of wildlife and some of fascinating historical architectural wonders. Spread over an area of 354 Sq. Km Madhav National Park is a forest reserve where large numbers of Chinkara, Indian gazelle and chital are getting shelter. This also quite easy to spot Nilgai, Sambar, Chausingha, Blackbuck, Sloth bear, Leopard and the Common langur while of the wildlife safari of the Madhav National Park.
Chandpatha Lake of Madhav National Park is hot favorite hangout of the bird lovers as besides the migratory Geese, Pochard, Pintail, Teal, Mallard and Gadwall, other bird species which are part of rich avifauna of the Madhav National Park are can be spotted here. These bird species are inclusive of red-wattled lapwing, large pied wagtail, Indian pond heron, white-breasted kingfisher, the cormorant, painted stork, white ibis, laggar falcon, purple sunbird, Asian paradise flycatcher and golden oriole.
1918 constructed Sakhya Sagar and Madhav Sagar lakes are not just place of biodiversity support systems but also the important tourist attractions of the Madhav National Park. Sakhya Sagar Lake is famous as the boat club and habitat of variety of reptiles.
Your travel to Madhav National Park remains incomplete without visit to fascinating castle, build by Jivaji Rao Scindia in the year 1911 as the place of night halt while going for tiger shooting. This is also a fact the Mughal Akbar has captured herds of elephants from this place in the year 1564.
On your tour to Madhav National Park you can stay at Tourist Village Shivpuri run by the Madhya Pradesh Tourism beside which there are many hotels. Most of the Shivpuri, Gwalior hotels are having Multicusine kitchen so dinning is not problem tourist can get food of choice and matching with ones food habit.


Vital Tourist Information : Madhav National Park Shivpuri

Location :
Madhav National Park situated at Shivpuri between Agra-Bombay road and Jhansi-Shivpuri road, hardly 5 Km away from the city heart.


City : Gwalior


State : Madhya Pradesh [India]


Region : Central India


Weather & Climate :
Shivpuri falls under region of warm and dry climate. Summer here are quite harsh.


Temperature :
Summer : Min. 32°C Max. 42°C
Winter: Min. 15°C Max. 28°C


Tourist Season :
Madhav Naational Park remains open for tourist through out the year though October - March months are considered as the tourist season of the park. If you are keen bird watcher than surely winter months November - January is the best time for your visit.


Basic Travel Info :
Many of visitors of the park prefer to stay at Gwalior [100 odd Km] just for the sack of more advanced tourist infrastructural facilities and air travel connectivity.


Accommodation :
This may be the close to park or Shivpuri and Gwalior enough hotels are there offering comfortable hotel room accommodation at very reasonable and affordable rates.


Spoken Languages :
Hindi - Local Dialects - English


Dining / Food Facility :
Most of the Shivpuri, Gwalior hotels are having Multicusine kitchen so dinning is not problem tourist can get food of choice and matching with ones food habit.


Static & Biographical [Flora & Fauna] Info : Madhav National Park Shivpuri


Area : 354 Sq. Km.


Forest Type : Mainly Indus-Ganges Monsoon Forest


Animals :
Blackbuck - Chausingha - Chinkara - Chital - Indian gazelle - Leopard - Nilgai - Sambar - Sloth bear - The Common langur


Birds :
Asian paradise flycatcher - Golden oriole - Indian pond heron - Laggar falcon - Large pied wagtail - Painted stork - Purple sunbird - Red-wattled lapwing - The cormorant - White ibis - White-breasted kingfisher


Migratory :
Geese, Pochard, Pintail, Teal, Mallard and Gadwall


How To Reach Madhav National Park Shivpuri Madhya Pradesh [India]


Train Journey / Nearest Railway Station :
Jhansi is the nearest railway station for train journey to Madhav National Park.


Road Travel / Bus Route :
Regular bus service available from Jhansi, Agra, Gwalior and other cities for reaching park.


Air Travel / Nearest Airport :
Gwalior is the nearest airport city for air journey to Madhav National Park.