River Lodge, Panna
Ken River Lodge, on the banks of Ken River, offers an ideal mix of nature,
activities and relaxation that add up to a rejuvenating holiday. Situated 27
km from Khajuraho in Madhya Pradesh and 2 km from the Panna National Park,
Ken River Lodge offers a unique blend of traditional hospitality along with
The forest surrounding Ken River Lodge is dry and decidious, and is
populated by Teak, Flame of the forest, Tendu, Indian Ebony and Mahua. This
scenic countryside is home to numerous species of birds such as the spur
fowl, Treepie, Paradise fly catcher, Babblers and Parakeet.
The Ken River with its fresh, clear water, flows through the ravines of the
Vendhya range and sustains the varied wildlife of Panna National Park.
Spread across 542 sq km, Panna National Park is home to rich variety of
animal life which includes Tiger, Panther, Sloth Bear, Sambhar, Cheetal
Bluebull, Chowsingha, Magar, Chinkara and the lesser mammals.
Besides Trekking and nature walks vacationers could also opt for guided
tours to Panna Town, Panna Diamond Mines, Kalinjar Fort, Raneh Falls, Ken
River Gharial Sanctuary. You could also plan your visit to rhyme with the
Khajuraho Dance Festival.
· Elephant rides and jungle drives to Panna National Park
· Theme Dinner / Fold Dances etc
· Nature Walk
· Picnic Hampers
· Star gazing through telescope
· Special Interest Tours to historical sites and scenic locales
· Special arrangements and facilities for professional wildlife
· Deluxe Tent Accommodation (2 Beds per tent) with attached toilet and
bath (hot and cold ater facility)
Camp Season : November 1 to June 30
» Doctor on Call
» What to carry :
» Warm clothing, neutral colours, woolen gloves and hats, sturdy
shoes, fishing gear, swimwear, cameras and film, powerful torches.
Indian Airlines and various ATOs connect New Delhi to
By Rail/Road (Recommended):
Delhi to Jhansi by train. Onward to
Khajuraho by taxi or deluxe coach. There is exclusive deluxe bus service
from Jhansi Railway station to Khajuraho.
The resort is situated on the edge of Panna National Park. Just a one hour
drive from the temple city of Khajuraho, the resort is ideally located to
provide you access to both Khajuraho and Panna. Accommodation at the resort
is in the form of luxury tents with comfortable beds and attached baths
running hot and cold water. A restaurant serves a delectable array of Indian
and continental food.
of the Jungle
The hotel is located just outside the national park and provides more
facilities than any other hotel in the area. The air-conditioned rooms of
the hotel are well appointed and provided with amenities such as telephone,
cable television, electric kettle, electronic safe and a small terrace. A
seperate TV room with a DVD player is also provided. The hotel offers jeep
rental facilities for excursions into the national park