Melghat tiger reserve

Melghat tiger reserve Timings, Safari, Ticket Cost, Online Booking, Route

Area: 1500.49 Sq. Km.

Declared as Tiger Reserved on 22Feb 1974.

This reserve is inhabited by Tiger, Leopard, Sambar, Spotted Deer, Wildboar, Wild dogs, Sloth bear, Mongoose etc

Opening Dates 16Oct – 14Jun
Closing Dates 15Jun – 15Oct

Best Time to visit: Oct-Jun. Tourists flow will be high during Dec, Jan, Feb and Mar months.

Melghat tiger reserve Zones

Zone Morning Hours Evening hours Guide Charges/ Vehicle
Dharghad/ Shahanur 30 30 Rs.300
Harisal 20 20 Rs.300
Ambabarwa/ Wasali



22 22 Rs.300
Semadoh 20 20 Rs.300
Wan/zari 22 22 Rs.300
Chikhaldara/ Vairat 20 20 Rs.300

Camera Charges

Camera Lens Ticket Cost
Below 250 mm lens Rs.200
250 and above mm lens Rs.250


Gypsy and Canter available for the Safari

Gypsy: 6 Tourists + 1 Guide + 1 Driver

Canter: 21 Tourists + 1 Guide + 1  Driver.

Advance booking is required for Safari as vehicle entry is limited on any day.

How to reach the Melghat tiger reserve?

By Air

  1. The nearest airport is at Nagpur which is 250 Km  away

By Train

  1. The nearest railway station is at Amravati which is 111 Km away.

By Road

  1.  Taxi/ Auto can be hired from Amravati station to the reserve.

For more details, Please call 85000 87012