Bandhavgarh National Park
Bandhavgarh National Park, is set amongst the ancient Vindhyan Hills. The forest holds an area of 1536 sq km, guarded by 32 hills of an ancient fort, and teeming with wonderful species of Wildlife. The forest was established as the Shikharghar for the Maharajas of Rewa. Bandhavgarh National Park is extensively rich in its flora and fauna and has the reputation of having the highest density of Tigers in the World.
The moist deciduous Bandhavgarh forest is covered by Sal trees, on the upper slopes it is replaced by mixed deciduous forests. Towards its North there are large stretches of Bamboo and open Grasslands.
Bandhavgarh National Park is home to over 22 species of mammals, and over 250 species of birds and a variety of other snakes and reptiles.