01N/02D Wildlife Camp at Pashan Garh
How to Reach:
By Flight: The nearest airport to
Panna National Park is Khajuraho Airport (IATA Code: HJR), which is
about 45km (01hrs ride). Khajuraho Airport is a upgraded airport having
direct flight connectivity with popular cultural tourist destination
Varanasi. Flights from Khajuraho goes to Delhi via Varanasi. Very soon,
through air-taxi service, Khajuraho airport will be connected with other
important cities of Madhya Pradesh state like Jabalpur, Indore, Bhopal,
Satna is a nearest railway station from Panna National Park; it
has the connectivity from all the major cities of state and country
specially connected to many places in central and western India.
Daily trains connecting Delhi to Satna include the Mahakoshal Exp. NDLS
Rewa Exp. while daily trains from Mumbai are Kamayani Exp., Mahanagari
Exp, Rajendra Ngr. Exp, Kolkata Mail.
The road network is very good to reach Panna National Park,
nearest bus stand is in Panna town which is connected to Khajuraho,
Satna and many other places in Madhya Pradesh by a good road network.
Madla, at a distance of around 24 km south west of Khajuraho, is a good
transport centre. One can get buses and other road transport modes from
here to the Panna National Park. To reach by road from Delhi, take the
National Highway-2 to Agra, National Highway-3 to Gwalior, National
Highway-75 to Panna via Jhansi, Bamitha and Madla. From the months of
December to June you will get good road conditions. During monsoon
months and later 2 months road conditions becomes poor & damaged
which is repaired in later months.
In addition to a National Park it is also a Tiger Reserve under Project Tiger India. Just like other national parks of Madhya Pradesh, it remains open from 16th October to 30th June for visitors. Here monsoon rain starts from July and lasts till October, during this time river, lakes, small canals show their best flow volume of rainy water and some times over-flow also. During monsoon season, park remain closed as tracks inside park were not good enough to drive. Being close to evergreen site Khajuraho, it can be visited throughout the season when it is open for visitors.