Panna National Park

Travel Information

General Information About Panna National Park:
Longitude : 79045' E to 80009' E
Latitude : 24027' N to 24046' N
Altitude : 212 m to 538 m above M.S.L
Rainfall : 1100 mm average
Temperature : Min 50 C - Max 450 C
How to Reach Panna National Park

Airport : The nearest airport to Panna National park is Khajuraho. It is 37 Kms from Khajuraho.

Rail Head : Nearest rail head is Satna and it is a at a distance of 90 Kms from Panna National park.

Road : The nearest bus stand is Panna it is well connected with all the major cities of Madhya Pradesh.

Park Timings:

16th October to 31st January 06:30 hrs to 11:00 hrs and 14:30 hrs to 17:30 hrs
1st February to 31st March 06:00 hrs to 10:30 hrs and 15:00 hrs to 18:00 hrs
1st April to 30th June 05:30 hrs to 10:00 hrs and 15:30 hrs to 19:00 hrs
Pandav Fall Timings:

16th February to 30th June 06:00 hrs to 18:30 hrs
1st July to 15th February 06:00 hrs to 17:30 hrs
Some Important Things to Remember:
  • Early morning and late afternoon are best suited for visiting the forests and for sighting of animals.
  • Small group are ideal while going inside the forest, taking a guide is compulsory.
  • Carry drinking water.
  • Do not disturb or tease animals. Respect animals and their habitats.
  • Drive slowly (20 km/hr) and do not blow horn. In the forest, animals have the right of way.
  • Refrain from smoking or lighting of fire.
  • Do not carry any firearms.
  • Radio and tape recorders are better left behind. Enjoy the music of forest.
  • Use the designated dustbins for throwing waste. Carrying plastics and other non degradable materials is prohibited.
  • Do not get out of the vehicle at places other than the designated area.
  • Visitors are advised to avoid using perfumes and scented oil as these might attract honey bees.
  • Please consult your guide for what to see, when and where.
  • Park management has the right to close the reserve any time for management objectives.
  • Offences in the park are dealt in accordance with wildlife (Protection) Act 1972.