Panna Tiger Reserve
Panna is the twenty second Tiger Reserve of India and fifth in Madhya Pradesh . The Reserve is situated in the Vindhyan Ranges and spreads over Panna and Chattarpur districts in the north of the state.
Panna National Park was created in 1981. It was declared a Project Tiger Reserve by Government of India in 1994. The National Park consists of areas from the former Gangau Wildlife Sanctuary created in 1975. This sanctuary comprised of territorial forests of the present North and South Panna Forest Division to which a portion of the adjoining Chhatarpur forest division was added later. The reserved forests of the Park in Panna district and some protected forests on Chhatarpur side were the hunting preserves of the erstwhile rulers of Panna, Chhatarpur and Bijawar princely states in the past.
How to Reach:
Nearest Airport is Khajuraho Airport which is 22Kms at a distance.
Nearest railway station is Khajuraho Railway Station which is 22Kms away. Nearest Major railway junction is Satna Railway Junction which is 95Kms away.
Panna Tiger Reserve is located on NH 39 and is well connected to major cities.