BanSagar Dam - Things to Know Before Visiting
शहडोल, मध्य प्रदेश 484776, India
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About BanSagar Dam
Bansagar or Ban Sagar Dam is a multipurpose river Valley Project on Son River situated in the Ganges Basin in Madhya Pradesh, India with both irrigation and 435 MW of hydroelectric power generation .
Attractions Near BanSagar Dam
Govindgarh Palace was a summer retreat to the King of Rewa as it is surrounded by some enchanting waterfalls. The construction dates back to the year 1882 AD, and this palace is a work of the Baghela Dynasty. This palace is also considered as Mini Vrindavan and is famous for the Sundreja Mangoes and its breezy location.
India’s maiden White Tiger Safari is a treat for wildlife lovers. Located in the heart of India, this beautiful place is surrounded by water bodies at one end and by the forest at the other . You will find sights to cherish for a lifetime and feel the thrill of spotting the ‘King of the Jungle ’out in the open! Apart from white tigers, the zoo is also home to other animals like bears, black bucks, lions and more.
This main tourist attraction of Rewa was built by Salim Shah. The canon, royal silver throne, museum hall's chandelier, arms gallery and the white tiger gallery are some of the interesting sites. There are two rivers behind the fort which gives the necessary scenic beauty to the fort. The arch gate known as Gorgi Gate is a good example of Indian architecture. This Fort also provides accommodations for tourists and it also houses a restaurant and a museum.
Bandhavgarh National Park is spread at vindhya hills in Madhya Pradesh has a core area of 105 sq km. It was the former hunting preserve of the Maharaja of Rewa and at present is a famous natural hub for White Tigers. The area of Bandhavgarh is being flourished with a large biodiversity, Over the years, the park has shown a great number of increases in the count of the tiger species and this is the reason why tiger tours is so famed to attract a large number of tourists at its vicinity.
The Bandhavgarh Fort is situated in Bandhavgarh in Umaria district rising 811 meters above sea level at the centre of the Bandhavgarh National Park. It is surrounded by many smaller hills separated by gently sloping valleys. These valleys end in small, swampy meadows, locally known as 'bohera'. The fort is also home to many of the endangered species of Vulture in India.
Purwa Falls is a vertical fall of 70 metres when River Tons comes down through Rewa Plateau. It has religious significance according to Hindu mythology as it is close to many places associated with the Epic Ramayana. It is an awe-inspiring picnic spot and is also near to the holy pilgrimage of Basawan Mana.
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Discover More Attractions in Shahdol, Where BanSagar Dam Is Located
Shahdol District is situated in the North‐Eastern part of the Madhya Pradesh. It is predominantly a hilly district.