About Baihar

Baihar is a town and nagar panchayat located in Balaghat district in the central Indian state of Madhya Pradesh. It is a Tehsil headquarter with some nearby cities as Malajkhand, Balaghat, Mandla and Nainpur. There are many places of tourist interest in and around Baihar including Mukki and Siharpaat. The town belongs to Jabalpur Division.

Geography of Baihar

The town of Baihar is located at the geographical coordinates of 22.1°N and 80.55°E with an average elevation of 567 meters or 1860 feet above sea level. The town is located 57 KM towards East from the district headquarters of Balaghat. It is surrounded by Paraswada Tehsil towards west, Birsa Tehsil towards East, Bichhiya Tehsil towards North and Balaghat Tehsil towards west. The nearest major railway station from here is Durg Railway Station which is located around 141 KM from here. With good road connectivity and frequent buses operating from all major nearby cities makes it comfortable for anyone to reach here. The nearest airports are Indore and Jabalpur.

Culture of Baihar

Hindi is the local language spoken here. As per census of 2011, Baihar has a population of 16,650 of which 8,334 are males while 8,316 are females. The town boasts about a high female sex ratio and literacy rate. The literacy rate here is 82.85% which is much higher than the state average of 69.32% and national average of 59.5%. Hindus constitute majority of the population with 80% share followed by Muslims being 12%.

Tourism in Baihar

One can witness some of the beautiful places in and around Baihar on his visit here.

Mukki - The Gate to Kanha National Park
Mukki is the gate of National Tiger Reserve "Kanha National Park". Also it has the famous “Jungle Safari Lodge" that is a must visit. This is the ideal place to stay for anyone looking for a thrilling experience.

Siharpaat
It is a small hill near Baihar that looks like a tabletop and is surrounded by greenery. On top of the hill, there is famous Ram temple that is visited by thousands of devotees every year. On the occasion of Ram Navmi and Sharad Poornima, there is a big fair organized here.

Kisli and Soopkhar are other nearby places of natural interest that are worth visiting by anyone coming to Baihar.

Utilities and Services in Baihar

Visit to Baihar can be a comfortable one with all kinds of modern amenities and services available in and around. Below is a list of some common services available here.

Hotels in Baihar

Kanha Tiger Inn
Address: Kohka, Madhya Pradesh 481111
Phone: 098279 51686

Singinawa Jungle Lodge
Address: Tehsil Baihar, Balaghat, Kohka, Madhya Pradesh 481111
Phone: 0124 490 8610
 
La Faune Resorts
Address: Rajma, Madhya Pradesh 481111
Phone: 077730 02737

Camp Dev Vilas
Address: Kareli, Madhya Pradesh 481111
Phone: 098714 31155

Banjaar Tola
Address: Kanha National Park, Manjitola Mukki Tehsil Baihar Balaghat, Baihar, Madhya Pradesh 484661
Phone: 022 6601 1825

Muba at Mukki
Address: Village Bahmni, Mukki gate, Kanha National Park, Madhya Pradesh 481111
Phone: 099670 45098

The Baagh - A Forest Retreat
Address: Mukki Gate, Tehsil Baihar, Malajkhand, Distt. Balaghat, Gudma, Madhya Pradesh 481111
Phone: 095997 85918

Restaurants in Baihar

Apna Dhaba
Address: Baihar Birsa Saletekri Rd, Rajma, Madhya Pradesh 481111

Bhato Dhaba
Address: Kohka, Madhya Pradesh 481111
Phone: 094243 88898

Hospitals in Baihar

Govt Ayurvedic Hospital
Address: 518/1-kh/4, Madhya Pradesh State Highway 26, Baihar, Madhya Pradesh 481111
Phone: 094250 28388

Civil Hospital
Address: Baihar, Madhya Pradesh 481111

Family Dental Clinic
Address: Baihar, Madhya Pradesh 481111
Phone: 094250 28388

Smile Dental Clinic
Address: Baihar, Madhya Pradesh 481111

Govt Homoeopathic Dispensary
Address: 518/1-kh/4, Madhya Pradesh State Highway 26, Baihar, Madhya Pradesh 481111
Phone: 096444 22189

Shri Vinayak Dental Care
Address: 518/1-kh/4, MP SH 26, Baihar, Madhya Pradesh 481111
Phone: 076362 56388

Chemists in Baihar

Ashta Medical Stores
Address: Baihar, Madhya Pradesh 481111
Phone: 094070 97703

Guru Medical Store
Address: garhi, Baihar, Madhya Pradesh
Phone: 099268 28856

Ravi Medical Stores
Address: Baihar Birsa Saletekri Rd, Birsa, Madhya Pradesh 481051
Phone: 076372 57591

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